The hull is now mostly welded up and the thruster tube is installed, lots of clean up metal work.
If you have been following the news the San Francisco Bay Area has been receiving much needed rain, makes for wet work!
Tom Matzen comes for a visit
cleaning up welds
getting ready to paint under the stainless chain bin
Insert getting dressed
welding on rivets (top empty)
close up rivet welding test
stainless steel caprails and deck on bow, will be covered with teak