Tagged: Hatches

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3575Hrs – Tiller Bar & Bungee

Despite beavering away steadily all day I didn’t seem to get an enormous amount done today for some reason. I unclamped the second tiller and got that planed down nice and smooth, then got the two...

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3086Hrs – Enclosed and Weather Proof

It’s been a busy couple of days on and off the boat but two good work sessions have seen another significant step forward on the road to completion. All the hatches, ports and vents are now...

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3071Hrs – Finishing Hatch Covers & Coamings

A steady day today with progress that should see me ready to re-fit the hatches to the boat tomorrow. I got another two coats of white on the hatch covers, washboards and slider/hinge mountings. Most of...

3064Hrs – A Record Run 0

3064Hrs – A Record Run

I’ve now worked on ‘Gleda’ for 15 of the last 17 days, 106 hours of work in total. When I started this run of work ‘Gleda’ just had holes in the hulls where the hatches would...

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3057Hrs – Trundling Along Nicely

Another decent work session today, I feel like I’m making good progress overall and I’m happy that I’m making the most of the weather while it lasts. Today I removed all the main hatches and slider...

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3022Hrs – Forwards and Backwards

A bit of a messy day today in that I worked on a few different jobs, a number of which were completely unplanned. Despite this spontaneity I still made good progress. First job was to fit...

3014Hrs – Early Closing Sunday 0

3014Hrs – Early Closing Sunday

I felt tired today so I took it easy, did some prep work and re-charged ready for another full-on week starting tomorrow. I made a washboard for the starboard main hatchway. I rounded off the tops...

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3010Hrs – Hatches Moving Forward

Not quite such a productive day today but then again I never expected it to be. First job was to finish off the second hatch cover I assembled yesterday, sanding smooth and rounding off all the...