|John and Bob test fit a knee and spacer|
|All fitted, bedded, and ready for riveting|
|One of five oarlock pads bedded and screwed|
The Marsh Cat got her hull covered with a layer of carbon fiber fabric this week. A couple of coats of epoxy were applied and sanded, followed by primer. The waterline was marked using a laser level. She is now ready for painting, and then turning over to begin the needed interior work.
|Marsh Cat hull covered with carbon fiber and painted. Note penciled waterline.|
|Laser level used to mark the waterline on Marsh Cat Obadiah.|
Bob is making progress on the Herreshoff Meadow Lark, Suzy. Cutting of the bulkheads has been completed, and a step for the mainmast compression post has been fashioned.
|New bulkhead configuration shows the new "open" floorplan.|
|New mast step for mainmast compression post.|