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Return of the Pictures

A reader pointed out the lack of pictures on the blog of the overall project. Indeed, there were more pictures posted before I did the last blog cleanup. So, I added back a link to the web albums. See the sidebar under project details. These pictures are not very recent. I will try and get …

Who’s Who for 2008

Here is a look back at you, the readers, for 2008. Number of visitors remained steady at between 500 and 600 per month. About 70% of you are “return customers” (who must be really bored!). Here is a look at the US readership. All are coastal states, except for one, Montana (Happy New Year Sam!). …

Hello Romanian Readers

Wow, a Romanian Blog/Forum cited this blog in some kind of article. My Romanian linguistics skills are pretty rusty (like non existent), but I think the article is about boat building. See http://www.barcaholic.ro/articole/constructia-de-barci/fibra-de-sticla/introducere-constructia-de-barci-din-fibra-de-sticla Greetings from North America! Addendum: Romania is third on the list of countries for traffic to this site for the past month. …

Other Owner’s Projects

Gerry over at http://theincrediblehull.blogspot.com/ is just getting started with some major rework to a center cockpit Whitby 42. I don’t know much about the Whitby 42, but it looks somewhat similar to a Westsail 42. Be sure and check it out.

Westsail Links

Be sure to check out the sidebar section titled “Links”. In there you will find a number of boating related links we tend to frequently visit. Also listed are a number of other Westsail owner sites. Of note in particular is Dave’s S/V Elysium site, documenting a remodel of his Westsail 42. He has really …

Return of The Pictures

Some may have noticed the links to my project pictures have not been up for a while. I had them hosted by Flickr, but I let my subscription lapse. Not that it was too expensive, I simply forgot my login and I didnt want to deal with Yahoo! anymore. Of course I have all the …