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Tugs and Barges Passing at Dusk

Ohio River Sunday night.  We were visiting our Neville Island friends again. They live on the banks of the Ohio River.  We had a wonderful boat ride earlier and it was time for dinner.   65 more words


Tiny, But Powerful

I turned off the news yesterday.

Not gonna watch it for awhile. It’s too distressing. It’s not the tragic stories themselves. It’s that every news media outlet spins the latest occurrences to reflect its own biases. 572 more words

Misc Boats, G5

Miscellaneous boats at the G5 Glen-L Boatbuilders Gathering in 2011 included a couple of Glen-L Malahini 16-foot outboard runabouts, a Glen-L Sea Knight outboard utility, a Glen-L Squirt miniature outboard runabout, and a Glen-L Tubby Tug children’s tug boat.


Rail cleats

On North Star (NT32-154) we have found rail mounted cleats very useful for attaching fenders and fender boards. We have one mounted on a leg of the bow rail, and one mounted on each of the three legs of the Sun Deck Rails for a total of four on each side of North Star. 29 more words

Rolling kayak rack

Our Rule #1: Make as few holes in the boat as possible, especially on horizontal surfaces.

With above rule in mind, we set out to make a kayak rack. 406 more words

Shipping Forecast

TLCB Towers is located in an island nation (over 6,000 islands in fact). This means that – if we so wish – we can listen to a uniquely crap bit of radio. 117 more words


Day 17 Caribbean Tug

I’ve wanted to paint this for a long time.  I liked the photo just as it was taken and finally gave it a try.

Painted on a piece of Arches watercolor paper cut to 8 x 10 size.   97 more words