Monday and Tuesday were tough days. I started building out the hull. This is another first, so… my strips were too thick, too wide, and not planned out so well. […]
Except for the crumpled up blue tarp… she is very pretty at night. This is the view out of our back window.
I’m getting ready to put the plywood planking on the frame. Lots to do beforehand. First step: do a strip test to see how thick and how wide to make […]
Today I removed clamps and screws used for the final assembly. Framing is done. Woweee wow wow.
I had originally planned to build the entire hemishphere and then get a bunch of people to help lift it in place. The final element would weigh around 450 pounds. […]
On his first few days of his visit, I enlisted the help of my Father to get some of the last frame elements glued up and put on the boat. […]