No one in the area with extra to sell???
Or go in together to order a full box @reduced cost?
PM me if interested.
I need about six 2'x4' sheets for my cabin top recore.
Located in Maryland.
I totaly agree
Believe me, I am not delusional.
I know what the boat is worth and that's why I bought it.
I intended to scrap it but then...
Ouch, that kinda smarts.
Do you know Steel Away? Were you a previous owner? Have you been aboard her or is that just the opinion of a grumpy...
After reading a bunch of posts that are similar to my own steel boat project, I kept seeing this guy Scott pop up to hawk his book. He would say...
I've gone over her and all the repairs are fairly stait forward except the rudder. Have another look at the rudder pic. She has home...
might be built of monel.
Yesterday I met an doing some bright work on a boat next to my own. He asked if I was working on the boat for the owner....
Thanks for asking though... Very kind you
No not really. Rudder and steering gear are giving me hell.
My 32 Ericson is at a standstill until I get the mast dropped.
Running out of fun...
As far as accessibility to the hulls int, I have access panels everywhere. The only out of reach spots are under the 4'x8' SS water tank , 4'x4'...
Not having much luck finding someone knowledgeable in old steel boats...
What about the concrete in the keel. Is it hiding/harboring/fostering...
more than just rust
I know where most leaks are... Port lights, vent and one or two deck fittings. Not sure about the tank yet??? Hopefully Not....
int. pics from v-birth back to ext. helm
Steel Away II pics
Here ya go guys. She won't win any beauty prizes but if there's an ugly boat contest.... :D[ATTACH]
thanks for the replies
Sorry for being out of touch. Phone took a swim :rolleyes:
I'm following up with a naval architect/builder/surveyer...
I just purchased a Canadian built 48' steel ketch (home build). I couldn't help myself, problem is where do I go from here?:confused:...