Brush on two topcoats to deckbeams, breasthook, and hull above bottom stringer. Glue in deck beams. Glue and screw in knees. Prepare for decking. Glue on first layer of foredeck. Fit and glue on second layer of foredeck.
Month: July 2008
Interior work (and 1:15 model)
Browse down aft sheer clamps and plank ends. Mock up cockpit and booby hatch and fit into hull. Set-up for pulling cradle and boat out and in. Make minor repairs to hull and stringers.
Sand and prepare hull for painting. Brush on one coat of primer and one coat of undercoat to hull, deckbeams, underside of first layer of foredeck, knees and breasthook. Arrange lead cartage to Glenfield.
Bruce Askew builds 1:15 model of hull for ballast tests (performed in his bath).