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.
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.