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Back to Corporate-Ville (but not for long) 4

Back to Corporate-Ville (but not for long)

So after all the excitement of the last 3 weeks and finally getting Gleda on the water (nearly) and not far off sailing it was back to work on Monday for me. I am required to...

Aft Beam 11112 2

2182Hrs – Movin Along

A cold damp day today so no chance of painting the starboard hull, I’m hoping I’ll be able to do that tomorrow as the forecast is slightly better. I actually had some paid work to do...

1629Hrs- Main Cabin Deck, Stage 2     Polystyrene In Place 0

1629Hrs- Main Cabin Deck, Stage 2 Polystyrene In Place

Lessons learned making the forward cabin decks are paying benefits now with the construction of the main cabin decks. I have the construction broken down into three stages. Lay the first sheet of ply into the...

1621Hrs- Fairing & Sanding Forward Cabin Decks 0

1621Hrs- Fairing & Sanding Forward Cabin Decks

I squeezed in a short session today, another holiday weekend just past, a 10 day break to Portugal starting next week and my own business to look after mean that time is short right now. No...

Project Update 3

Project Update

I know there must be folks out there who are thinking that the ‘Gleda’ Project has died. After two years of intense activity focussing on the build, 2009 turned out to be a year of huge...

Building Something Else 1

Building Something Else

I may have been a bit premature with my thoughts of getting back to building Gleda. Since my major worklife change a few weeks ago all my time and effort has been dedicated to building my...

Can’t Wait! 4

Can’t Wait!

Well I’ve worked my last Friday and tomorrow is my last Monday. I can’t wait to get started on this new chapter and really get things rolling. Many many thanks to Paul, Adrian Hall, Chris, Adrian...