Building the lightweight bench seats

Talking about the fitting of the lightweight bench seats – lets take a look at the first fitting of the test brackets – the frame is there in the background:

seat bracket test fit

The carbon fibre was moulded around the edge of the float and then we made a wooden support frame while we positioned the newly painted thin wall tubing for the bench seat frame:

seat bracket with frame test fit

Here we have a close up of the spacers between the bracket and the frame:

seat bracket and frame spacers

We then cleaned up the brackets so they look a lot nicer!

seat bracket cleaned up

Here we can see a close up of the seat frame with the wire stay:

close up of the seat frame with stay

and from this angle we see how the stay attaches to the float:

and finally here you can see the lightweight seat cover from underneath – showing how it is attached:

lightweight seat cover

We’ll be sending out some more insights into the build process soon!

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