Tagged: Launch

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BIG NEWS – Launch Plans & an Invitation

OK, here it is, no false dawns this time, it’s happening. ‘Gleda’ will be launched from Weir Quay Boatyard at the end of May. There’s still a lot of detail to sort out but here’s the...

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2558Hrs – Happy Galley Slave!

As the build moves forward I’m starting to accumulate a big list of non-technical jobs like painting inside the cabins so it was really nice to have Gails help for a few hours today. She did a grand...

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Water System

As planned I had a desk day today but I still managed to spend some time on ‘Gleda’nonetheless. Firstly I put together an order for the parts needed for the water system. I’m keeping it simple i.e. non-pressurised...

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Building Excitement & Apprehension

I had a big cleanup at the barn today. I always need to do this after an intense period of work because I’m just a messy bugger whilst I’m working. I cleared out the epoxy shack,...

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One Year To Go

Eagle-eyed readers may have spotted that today my countdown clock has reached 1 year till launch and that I’ve now been building for 5 years and 5 months! I’m not sure which is scarier! With so much yet...