It has been a cold spring but it feels wounderful at last to have water under the keel:
Now it is official the sailing season has started (without mast though). Next weekend we will put on the mast and do the reggin.
I copied the GD28 logo and blue print from an old brochure and made it in to vector grafic. Now dad and I got a fine new uniform :0)
The mast is nearly ready to get back on Teist. Hempel’s mast oil really makes a difference:
After some days with really poor weather. We were finally able to paint the hull of Teist. The only thing we need now is the mast. Polishing and fixing the top lantern and we are ready :0)
Niels has spent all day polishing Teist’s freeboard and she is all shini. Next weekend it is time to paint the hull in the nice red Hempel color and install the new tiller.
Testing and measuring that everything fits with the new tillerpilot from SimRad. As far as I know the only tillerpilot that supports the NMEA2000 network via SimNet join and cable (Palsby Part number T8318 and T8328) connected directly to the NMEA2000 drop cable. That will say without an interface!
Leo and I went down to Teist today to collect all the messeruements we need before ordering a new tillerpilot. I hope that we can get a good bargain at the Boat Show on Sunday.
My dad and I are going to attend the Boat Show 2017 in Frederica. We are really looking forward to spent a whole day looking at boats and talking to resellers, specialists and sailing geeks. I am about to figure out how to install the NMEA2000 network in Teist. The reason for that is that we are planing to purge the