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Post-Bahamas Boat Projects (We’re Dropping the Rudder!)

Schadenfreude.  I know it’s German, but I have no idea how to say it.  A good friend of ours taught it to us when he was telling us what great pleasure he took in seeing Phillip and I knee-deep in … Continue reading

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#71: The 847 Other Projects

They say: “If you’re going to haul out, be sure to do this and that and this while you’re out of the water.”  Well, trust me.  We did.  I have spared you for quite some time but I now think … Continue reading

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#29: We Got Screwed!

We did!  This handrail rebed is for the birds!  Never again.  But it sure is fun to watch us occasionally FAIL.  Thank goodness Bottom-Job Brandon (www.perdidosailor.com) was there to rescue (and make fun of) us.  Handrail rebed … take two! … Continue reading

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