Thursday, 27 March 2014

Getting Katie Ready for Paint

 August 10, 2012 - Hot & very back breaking work (it was impossible to stand up in the building) All hardware including hatches, ports, pilothouse glass was removed. She is ready for prep and paint. OK Kanters we are your magic!

Priming is almost comes the Awlgrip.

 New Flagship Blue Stripe - Look at that shine!
Painted and back under protection....It's time to start putting her back together!

Winter Projects 2012/13: 

Replacing the glass in the hatches and frames restored:

Restoring deteriorated portions of the bow sprit:

 Like new:

Winches and hardware needing some tender loving care:
Reconditioned and new!

 Custom interior by Paul and Paula:

Pilot house cushions in creme ultra leather - ready to go!
 Cockpit cushion project complete (navy & tan Sunbrella & open cell phone from Sailrite)

1 comment:

  1. Congratulations on the blog and the amazing work you two have accomplished with Kalliste ...she's a beauty and ready to begin your adventure and journey!

    Smooth sailing ahead !