Nearly ready for launch

26 June 2013 11:05am | Posted by Alex

Lots more progress this weekend on getting her ready for launch. We're down to a ever shrinking punch list of things that have to happen before we splash her. Photos below the cut.

Rudder assembly:

Seat Installation:

Inwale Installation:

Building the daggerboard case:

Cutting a hole in the bottom of a perfectly good boat for the daggerboard:

Flipped back over to install the keel and prime her for painting:

And yesterday evening a very nice sergeant from the Massachusetts Environmental Police came out to inspect the hull (to make sure that it really is homemade and take her official length measurement) and issue a Hull Identification Number:

I'm going to have to carve a little brass plaque to affix that number more permanently.

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