Sunday, August 15, 2010

Building A Boat - Page 12 - The Triumph Of The Snow Pea

boat12_3.jpgWe took a trip to picturesque Lulworth Cove with my little boat - the Snow Pea, complete with sailing rig - and spent a couple of very pleasant and serene hours sailing around the cove.

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Sunday, January 17, 2010

Building A Boat - Page 11 - Adding A Sailing Rig

I'm going to try to build a sail rig for the Snow Pea.

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Sunday, September 6, 2009

Building A Boat - Page 10 - The Return Of The Snow Pea

boat104.jpgSeptember 2009: Owing to the conspiracy of a number of different factors in my life and circumstances, I'm ashamed to say that the Snow Pea languished in my garage not only for the winter of 2007, but for the whole year of 2008 and most of the summer of 2009.

However, this is about to be remedied...

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Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 9 - The Relaunch Of The Snow Pea

boat909.jpgMy little boat now has an outrigger for better stability - time for a relaunch and test paddle...

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Saturday, August 18, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 8 - The Outrigger

boat822.jpgAs detailed on previous pages - the launch was a bit of a farce - the boat is very unstable. Several different solutions were considered, but it looks like an outrigger is going to be the best all-round fix for this boat.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 7 - The Launch And Maiden Voyage Of The Snow Pea

boat703.jpgThe time has come to launch the Snow Pea! Well, almost.

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Thursday, July 19, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 6

boat617.jpgMore progress on building my little boat.  On this page, it gets a color, and a name...

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Wednesday, July 11, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 5

boat522.jpgMore bits and pieces of progress, building my little boat...

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Tuesday, July 3, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 4

boat423.jpgMy hand-built boat continues to take shape...

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Sunday, June 24, 2007

Building A Boat - Page 3

boat313.jpg24 June 2007: Progress continues on my built-from-scratch boat...

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