We decide to have the outwale and inwale sandwich the hull. Jay will scarf and then plane the rails again as in one piece. He will use a router to round the edges prior to installation.
Scarfs are planed to size, this is the outwale:
Dry fitting the deck:
Now starts the process of sanding and epoxy work:
The staple holes in the seats have been filled with thickened epoxy. It won't show once covered with webbing: