Copper Nail Resources

Ok, I live in a boating town and I’ve been looking for copper nails, etc.  All I’ve been able to find are online resources (sheesh!) .. so I thought I’d share.  Click on the pictures for a better look.

Copper Rose-Head Boat Nails & Roves – Lee Valley

Tools ~ Rove Set

Instructions – Riveting

Copper Nails Rove

Project1

Video Installing rivets

Watch Part 2

http://www.boat-building.org/learn-skills/index.php/en/wood/riveting-frames-ribs-small-boats/

6 thoughts on “Copper Nail Resources”

  1. Next time you’re heading to Port Townshend (think Edensaw), check out the Wooden Boat Chandlery. I’m pretty sure they have a pretty good selection of copper fastenings

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