Wasa (Vasa) – Masts and yards from 7 March 2021

Wasa (Vasa) Masts and Yards

21 June 2021 Main deadeyes and shrouds prepared

20 June 2021 Fore mast tops’l, t’gallant and stays completed

14 June 2021 Fore course rigging, except sheets,  completed & fitted

10 June 2021 Fore t’gallant shrouds and ratlines completed & fitted

3 June 2021 Fore topmast ratlines completed & fitted

2 June 2021 Fore topmast shrouds completed & fitted

30 May 2021 Anchors rigged port & starboard for’ard

   

30 May 2021 Forecourse rigged onto foremast, with brailings

30 May 2021 Forecourse fittings located and attached

29 May 2021 Foremast starboard shroud ratlines rigged

28 May 2021 Foremast port shroud ratlines rigged

27 May 2021 Foremast starboard shrouds and braces fitted and all tensioned

25 May 2021 Fore port shrouds and braces fitted to forechains

20 May 2021 Sprts’l yard and sail braces rigged and anchored

19 May 2021 Bowsprit topmast braces and sprts’l yard braces rigged and anchored

10 May 2021 Bowsprit topmast braces rigged to forebrace

10 May 2021 Bowsprit tops’l standing rigging added

9 May 2021 Bowsprit tops’l and Sprits’l fittings added

8 May 2021 Bowsprit fitted and glued to hull

8 May 2021 Bowsprit topmast shrouds, deadeyes & ratlines assembled, fitted

6 May 2021 Bowsprit lugs and pulleys fitted

4 May 2021 Sprits’l and sprit topmast yards attached to sails

4 May 2021 Mizzen lateen and tops’l yards attached to sails

3 May 2021 Main course, tops’l and t’gallant yards attached to sails

3 May 2021 Fore course, tops’l and t’gallant yards attached to sails

19 April 2021 Sails 1 to 10 finished with seams

19 April 2021 Sails 1 to 10 marked out, rough cut, trimmed to pattern, edged with glued strip

4 April 2021 Port & starboard foremast deadeyes threaded

 

4 April 2021 Port & starboard foremast shrouds and deadeyes prepared

 

31 March 2021 Fittings sorted for fore, mizzen & main masts and yards

   

31 March 2021 Fittings sorted for bowsprit and yards

28 March 2021 Deadeye rig set up for lower main and fore deadeyes

26 March 2021 Yards identified and cut to length

22 March 2021 Cannons on top deck completed with ropes

21 March 2021 Cannons on top deck rigged and secured to deck

18 March 2021 Mizzenmast and bowsprit cleat fitted. Bowsprit mast cut, fitted with top and flag mast

18 March 2021 Masts and bowsprit dry assembled on hull

18 March 2021 Mizzen mast & bowsprit cut, assembled, glued

15 March 2021 Main and fore t’gallant tops and flag masts

15 March 2021 Main and fore topmast caps cut and shaped, assembled with t’gallant masts

15 March 2021 Main topmast and main topmast top assembly completed

14 March 2021 Main topmast and main topmast top rough cut, assembled

14 March 2021 Fore topmast and fore topmast top completed

12 March 2021 Fore topmast and fore topmast top

8 March 2021 Mainmast and maintop cut, assembled with pulley section inserted (cf Foremast assembly)

7 March 2021 Foremast top assembled  

7 March 2021 Main mast components, foremast assembly with pulleys and retainers