Originally Posted by norgale
Hoghappy what do you have for ballast on that ship? Pete
She a has a heavy metal, 20+ lb, ballast plate and wood spacer hanging under her via a couple of threaded rods that go all the way up through the deck. The hardest part about preping her is setting her on those rods at the same time. The ship isn't that heavy, but it is an ackward postition with all the weight extended and she will give your back a work out after a while.