I've also glued up some iroko pieces to make the mast chocks from. I wanted to make them this way so that when the mast is wedged it won't split them along the grain.
|This band is riveted through the rudder and were pretty tough to drive out|
|Improvising because of a clamp shortage, This one is for the mizzen mast|
|And of course it had to be polished up despite the fact it will be anti-fouled in a weeks time|