K&C is a volunteer, non-profit organization committed to preserving heritage watercraft and the skills required to create and restore antique boats. We are also committed to using boatbuilding and boating skills to transform the lives of kids and youth from lives of no possibility to ones of unlimited possibility.
Tuesday, 15 March 2011
Great Adventure Begins!
What a mad scramble the last few weeks! Tha "Shepherd Team" is heading out in a few moments towing the 27' to Florida for the ACBS St John River Cruise. This will be the boats real maiden voyage since her restoration by your team. LAst week we decised to repack the wheel bearings and ended up installing new axles, brakes and wheels.
Grant reinstalls cuddy locker doors
While you amy have seen the boat in the water a few months ago for one day there was still lots of work to do...scrape and sand the bottom then paint with new antifouling - tear the cuddy appart and refinish it all - pull out the head and rebuild that! etc etc