|Waiting at airport|
|Notice faded trim on logo.|
|Being carried to the water up|
Once assured that Northern Star floated, there was much self-satisfied grinning between the two of us. Moving a 14 ton sailboat from its’ stands on land to the launch slip was uneventful, and we were happy for it.
|Temporary address: C dock, Power Boats|
$$$$ Replaced standing rigging—These are all the stainless steel cables from the deck to the mast. They keep the mast steady and able to take strong pressure under sail. Our marine insurance company (IMIS) states that it will not cover failure of the rigging if it’s more than 15 years old. Our boat is now 15 years old.
|Kenwyn did a great job with the sails. I am |
especially excited about the new shade
panels, which zip onto the sail pack. Slick!
|We stayed in an apt at the marina the first|
five nights. Gave me time to work on chaps
in relative comfort of and A/C space.
|Carl's tasks often involve various|
|Carl squeezing himself into lazarette|
|We were surprised to find this tan shading on|
our boat logo had become lavender on the side
facing the sun for 8 1/2 months.