Page 8; Building a 55' DUCK
I've been a bit slow in posting pictures which
apologize for. Also, I finally broke down and got DSL so these
files are going to be a bit larger. It seemed that my attempt
to keep each page fast loading made it a pain in the behind because
there were to many pages. I'll try to keep some sort of handle
on page size though. I realize much of the world still has dial-up
(The new words and jargon in this paragraph still amaze me......)
boats when built using long sheets like these are tend to be
pretty "fair" naturally. However, this boat is getting
a real yacht finish so time is spent doing really good surface
|| More fairing......
pretty good even IF the photographer was a bit crooked......
She Floats Right Side Up (!)
and was delivered to Seattle 10/05. This link
will take you to
of her on a cruise to Pt. Townsend for final commissioning.
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like everything about this ship except for the rake to the fly-bridge.
Apparently I'm the only one around who likes the vertical "in
yo' face" traditional flybridge face. Oh well. The bottom
line is, of course, that the owner likes it! Here she is on her