The rebirth and conversion of a New Zealand fishing boat-and maybe her further adventures. Other boats and observations will happen from time to time.....
Sunday, December 26, 2010
Week 11 or so
Work continues on ribs up forward withthe stringers being lifted out of the way.I am working on the Sampson post - graving pieces where going thru the deck.Takes 2 persons to lift it. Also working on rebuilding the seam above the garboard by gluing a spline on the plank above.The garboard itself has had an edge glued on so we should have a good caulking seam now.No0w look at the state of the 50yr old copper fastnings and the later ss screws the latter showin extenrive crevace carossion.