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Won't Be Long Now?

It looks like our days on the hard are now numbered. The propeller AND the rudder are now fitted and hopefully we’ll be in the water very soon.

Big Adventure

These dogs are like kids...

I swear, it is so funny, first off the puppy , Mushu, is about 1 now, but still crazy and bigger then poor ‘ole Rudder. 147 more words

Hauling out in the Marquesas

Up until last month (May 16), it was not possible to haul out in the Marquesas. Previously the first place you could do so in French Polynesia was at Apataki, one of the northern islands in the Tuamotos, 600miles W of the Marquesas or even further on, at the larger facilities of Tahiti. 967 more words

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The Ladder

Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky.  American Proverb
When we want something we don’t have or want to achieve something higher than where we are we have ambition.  561 more words

Renovating the rudder

We new from the beginning that our Great Dane had previously had issues with small blisters on the rudder. But it sucked a bit that the few small blisters that were there when she was lifted on land in the fall just seemed to increase as the winter went by. 694 more words

Sailing Chip-Chip

Changing Varnish

For many years now the rudders for the Sage Marine boats have been varnished with Interlux’sJet Speed‘ and ‘Compass Clear‘.  Details on the varnishng process are outlined in two posts from December 2014 – 280 more words

General Boat Shop News

Tail Kit Complete!

Worked on the vertical tail yesterday. I was getting tired so I left the last couple hours of work for today. Made quick work of it. 45 more words