Tagged: Dinghy

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3805Hrs – OK, Let’s Do This Thing

A good steady day of progress today although I did take a short break in the sunshine to wake my dormant artistic talents and paint the name on ‘Oscar’ the dinghy. It made for an enjoyable...

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3785Hrs – I’ve Had Better Days

I was all fired up to paint some aluminium today but while I waited for the paint to be delivered I spent an hour finishing off the paintwork on ‘Oscar’ the dinghy. That jobs done now...

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3743Hrs – Gas, Masts and Oscar

As planned we had a little shopping trip this morning out to the local caravan and camping store. I got all the hose, pipe and connectors I need to plumb in the cooker as well as...

3738Hrs – Oscar The Dinghy 1

3738Hrs – Oscar The Dinghy

I spent most of the morning painting again then decided to start work on ‘Oscar’, that’s the name Gail’s chosen for the dinghy. I’d stripped the paint off ages back so once I had her up...

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3588Hrs – Steering Clear

A day that at times was frustrating and physically tough ended up being a day when I could tick off another big job. Apart from paint the tiller and tiller bar construction is now complete. My...

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3201Hrs – Bringing Up The Rear

A good day today, I’ve grafted hard, made good progress, and I feel a lot better for it. My first job was to get the aft platform in position and to make and fix the support...

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3172Hrs – Platform Seven

I spent most of todays seven hour session working on the aft platform. There’s not a lot to show because the bulk of the time was spent figuring out how I was going to build it....