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Posted by rjd | Feb 26, 2012 @ 10:40 PM | 3,362 Views
Back on course after a short vacation and back injury.

I fabricated an aluminum radio tray and installed the installed the new waterway planks. Regarding the radio tray, this design is much easier to move and and secure.
Posted by rjd | Feb 13, 2012 @ 12:59 AM | 3,477 Views
I am not too proud to admit a mistake. Earlier today, I removed the radio tray. It was not as "user friendly" as I had hoped. Now I'm back to the drawing board. I also removed the water way planks, which were clearly to narrow.

I was happy to learn that there are at least two other Shamrock V J boats, and an Endeavor J Boat in Riverside. I believe they are all dry-docked at the moment; however, it is my understanding that at least one of the Shamrock V J Boats will be ready for the summer. Woo Hoo!!!!
Posted by rjd | Feb 09, 2012 @ 11:09 PM | 3,805 Views
No pictures today. I am grieving the loss of my table saw this evening. Not only did it commit suicide, but it decided to cremate itself.

Well… time to hit Craigslist and look for a used 10 inch table saw.
Posted by rjd | Feb 07, 2012 @ 02:31 AM | 3,838 Views
I have been spending quite a bit of time staring at the boat and visualizing what I want to do with the radio board. I think I put something together that I can live with. Maybe... We'll see...
Posted by rjd | Feb 03, 2012 @ 01:23 AM | 4,328 Views
I was inspired to work on the above deck houses this evening. They still need the joints and edges sanded down.

I’m continuing to work with Milton Thrasher to address a few issues related to the size of several parts, and missing parts..