Author: the builder

Prop Shaft, Coupler, Shaft Seal

The aft cabin sole flooring is assembled and being varnished in the shop. Therefore, tasks under the aft cabin flooring need to be as complete as possible. One task is the propeller shaft, shaft seal and shaft coupler.  The stern…

Deck Hatches!

For years I have been cursing the pieces of plywood covering the deck hatch openings. Besides being a trip-hazard, they still manage to let in a bit of moisture and cold air during the winter. But, no more. Two proper…