Construction of hull from 28 October 2019
17-Dec-19 Strakes 28 to 31 and filler cut, tapered, fitted, glued
16-Dec-19 Strakes 25, 26 & 27 cut, tapered, fitted, glued
16-Dec-19 Strakes 23 & 24 cut, tapered, fitted, glued
15-Dec-19 Strakes 21 & 22 cut, tapered, fitted, glued
15-Dec-19 Strake 20 cut, tapered, fitted, glued
14-Dec-19 Strakes 18 & 19 cut, shaped, fitted, glued
13-Dec-19 After ends of strakes 12 to 17 trimmed and fixed
13-Dec-19 Strakes 16 & 17 fitted but only at stem
12-Dec-19 Strake 15 fitted but only at stem
12-Dec-19 Strake 14 fitted fore and aft.
12-Dec-19 Strake 13 aft secured to stern strake. Stern strakes fitted
12-Dec-19 Strake 13 starboard side cut tapering towards the bow, fitted & glued. Strakes 1 & 2 trimmed at well deck. Srakes 1 to 12 trimmed aft.
11-Dec-19 Strake 12 starboard side cut tapering towards the bow, fitted & glued
11-Dec-19 Strake 11 starboard side cut, fitted & glued
11-Dec-19 Strake 6 port side for’ard cut, fitted & glued
11-Dec-19 Strakes 4 & 5 port side for’ard cut, fitted & glued
10-Dec-19 Main deck gunwales reinforced, glued
9-Dec-19 Strake 3 port full length cut, fitted, glued
9-Dec-19 Strakes 1 & 2 port aft cut, fitted, glued
8-Dec-19 Strake 10 cut bent & glued in place.
8-Dec-19 Strakes 7, 8 & 9 cut bent & glued in place.
7-Dec-19 Detail of the bow up to strake 7 with apertures cut and finished
7-Dec-19 6th and 7th strakes, full length cut and glued
7-Dec-19 4th and 5th strakes, full length cut and glued
6-Dec-19 2nd strake aft starboard and 3rd strake full length cut and glued
5-Dec-19 Upper top strake aft fitted, glued
3-Dec-19 Lower section after below catains windows glued
3-Dec-19 Gunwale completed
2-Dec-19 Longboat rough finished
2-Dec-19 Planking cut, fitted and glued on the longboat
1-Dec-19 Starboard side gunwhale completed and fitted
1-Dec-19 Framework of longboat completed
1-Dec-19 Deck ends cut and glued
30-Nov-19 Fore starboard gunwhale shaped, glued
30-Nov-19 After section glued in place with acetate strip behind window sections
27-Nov-19 Quarterdeck fitted
27-Nov-19 Main deck fitted
26-Nov-19 Frames 1 & 2 edges angled
2-Nov-19 Hull assembled with frames 11 to 15 glued, 4 to 10 dry fitted. Spacer 1 glued, spacers 2 & 3 dry fitted. Mainmast dry fitted.
2-Nov-19 Frames 11 to 15 & after structure glued, braced – Mainmast threaded through spacer 2 (main deck) & lower deck (hole cut) to keel.
2-Nov-19 Hull frames, stretchers and keel dry assembled.
2-Nov-19 Frames 5 to 7 and keel cut and dry fitted.
2-Nov-19 Frames 12 recut (bottom section opened up) and dry fitted.
2-Nov-19 Spacers 1 (modified grating frame with spacers) and 3 cut down
2-Nov-19 Frames 12 to 15 cut and dry fitted.
1-Nov-19 FRAMEs 10 and 11 cut and dry assembled
1-Nov-19 FRAMEs 9 and 8 cut and dry assembled
1-Nov-19 Spacer 2 cut to size with additional positioning supports added
31-Oct-19 FRAME 9 marked out ready for cutting
31-Oct-19 Spacer 3 modified to take full depth mast (to keel), frame for a grating and remove excess depth
31-Oct-19 Spacer 1 modified to take full depth mast (to keel) and remove excess depth
31-Oct-19 Spacer 2 modified to take full depth mast (to keel) and remove excess depth
29-Oct-19 Rib structure dry assembled ready for marking out of interior decks and breaks
28-Oct-19 Keel assembled, sitting in a home made construction jig
28-Oct-19 Keel sections glued together