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2017 January
Build Progress Drive System

Screwed!

After a lot of hours spent at Frank and Jimmies Propeller and hunting down a bunch of (unsuccessful) leads on synthetic teak, Uncle Tim was still game for one last stop: Sailor Man – a used/new boat stuff emporium.   I

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Build Progress Drive System

First “research and provisioning” trip to Ft. Lauderdale

About five months into the build, questions of “drive train” started to come up. Yeah, I found a motor and Uncle Tim has done an awesome job getting it ship-shape, BUT…  there’s a big black hole of unknowns between the doohicky

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Build Progress Drive System

Getting the motor running…

During my visit  to Ft. Lauderdale in January to source drive train parts, I also spent time at my Aunt Pim’s warehouse where Uncle Tim and I ran the motor post-rebuild. very cool!

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