|proto 1 under construction - notice the kink|
in the rear quarter deck and the dip in the shear.
|rear view of proto 1 showing the add-on transom|
and narrow rear cockpit.
|rear view of proto 2 with the cleaner shear,|
angled transom and raised rear quarter decks.
|proto 2 front view showing the new shape|
coming together. This one is made of fir.
|Glen hangs the new lights in the motor|
shop. He has been doing some really interesting
research on the Gas-Hopper's engine hot rodding!
|George has worked out most of the details|
for our new Super-Steam Box!
Here are a few more shots of the new Mini-Hopper Sea Flea coming along under Bernie, Tyler and Anton's delicate attentions.
|Bernie agonizes over angles (and jutes?)|
|Anton fairs the front deck centre frame|
which changed from ply to wood.
|Bernie and Tyler getting the bottom right - finally!|