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Tin Hat Update – Welding, Windows and More

This week saw lots of progress on the Tin Hat Project. We stopped in at Fluid Fabrication to see how things were taking shape. They'd begun assembling the framework for […]



Tin Hat Update – Mast, Stairs, and Coolers

There's been a lot of progress on the Tin Hat Project in the last couple of weeks. We ended our 2016 cruising season on October 9th, and starting on October […]



Traveling When You Were Young

 

Traveling When You Were Young

Traveling as a kid was so much fun. You didn’t have to worry about anything and you still got to enjoy all the same […]



Jeffrey’s Got Us Organized

Having an eighty-plus year-old wooden boat is a lot of work, and it is sometimes hard to decide which projects are the most important to tackle. For instance,  do we […]



Great Boater Education Organizations

Center for Wooden Boats

Since the release of More Faster Backwards, Jeffrey and I have been invited to give talks about how we restored the M/V David B. What has […]



Opening Up the Pilothouse

Beginning Work

The biggest project we'll be working on this winter is building a new fridge and freezer for the boat. After thinking about this project for several years, we decided that […]