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Constellation1356 viewsA photo of Constellation, currently on the hard until summer 2007. [Hopefully] I'll sail her from Southampton, England, to Melbourne, Australia.
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Early stages of the carved half hull.888 viewsHad some inqiries about how the model is made so here's some pictures. This shows the rough shaping of the material (Renshape).
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Blue Peter -- Mainsheet Arrangement1569 viewsBlue Peter lives in Charlottetown PEI. This was an interesting main sheet solution. The key to it is the heavy brass ring supported by a bungee to the pulpit. Each of the thee legs from this ring has its own tackle, making it possible to create the same effect as a sheet and traveller.
 
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