Construction of Billing kit from 8 September 2019 – Masts, and Standing Rigging
26-Sep-19 Ships bell fitted
26-Sep-19 Fore upper and futtock ratlines, completing all ratlines
26-Sep-19 Adding the ratlines
- Knot thread onto right hand shroud.
- With thread in a needle, push the thread through the other shrouds in a level line keeping the shroud spacing.
- Put a small dab of glue on the left and right ends of the thread and cut off the excess.
26-Sep-19 Port and starboard main upper and futtock ratlines completed
26-Sep-19 Port and starboard fore lower ratlines completed
24-Sep-19 Port and starboard main lower ratlines completed
24-Sep-19 Starboard mizzen ratlines completed
24-Sep-19 Port mizzen ratlines completed
23-Sep-19 Main & Fore futtocks port & starboard glued
23-Sep-19 Main & Fore topmast shrouds port & starboard glued
23-Sep-19 Main, fore & mizzen lower shrouds port & starboard glued. Shrouds to be fixed in place on the tops.
22-Sep-19 Fore chains and shrouds and topsail shrouds completed
22-Sep-19 Main chains and shrouds and topsail shrouds completed
22-Sep-19 Mizzen chains and shrouds completed
21-Sep-19 Former for rigging the chains and completing shrouds.
21-Sep-19 Main, fore and mizzen lower chain blocks completed. Main, fore and mizzen upper chain blocks and shrouds completed.
21-Sep-19 Bowsprit lashing
19-Sep-19Bowsprit cut and shaped. Masts and bowsprit glued into hull
19-Sep-19Left: Main and fore masts assembled with bindings, cleats. Right: Main, fore mizzen masts assembled with bindings, cleats.
18-Sep-19 Shaping and assembly of mizzen, main mast and spars
18-Sep-19 Mast accessories
18-Sep-19 Mast and sail plan
16-Sep-19 Hull completed with boats