Now that Gelda has moved on to the next phase we feel that we should take up the mantel and return to the blogosphere. Our silence has been caused by a technical hitch (we don't understand computers!) and we have been locked out of…"
I am building a 38, Kira, and to date had planned to build my own masts. Have just returned from a visit to Neil's Gleda, and am now convinced that aluminium masts are the way to go.
I am very interested in a group order. I would need…"
"I m so glad, my Idea was just to build a " small " Boat, but I must confess I will not doing it again.
So my biggest mistake was: I build the Rudder-head to the wrong side. I notice this 2 years after building in the moment I start…"
"Put me on that list, also the one about marriage and having kids, building my own house, getting the wrong job, and not eating properly. Hell, if we knew how things could turn out, we wouldn't do anything. Meanwhile we plod…"
"No major injuries yet. But this was close:
Happens when office workers uses tools... My only excuse is that I was a bit in a rush to straighten some nails before the epoxy settled...
And for sure there were already numerous stupid things happening…"
"Ref: Ann and Nev's DON'Ts
I was sitting up on my up side down Nari 40' back in 1969 fairing in the keel and I was tired, sick and hungry and it was 11pm at night!
I was using a 20lbs angle grinder spinning at 5,000 rpm with 16 GRIT…"
Well, I guess Nev and I are not the only ones who built two right tillers. But at least we were able to get one unglued before it all went off solid and turn it into a leftie just in time! But he also cut his…"
"We all make mistakes Adrian but its probably best for us minions if you don't make too many in your day job.
Never been guilty of trying to flick start a jammed saw with my thumb but a guy we had helping us on our farm for a time managed…"
NIce Website, good luck with the building, if you need any ideas or an exchange of the(mostly sensible) modifications to the plans I am happy to discuss them here on by email email@example.com.
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