What are Lash Pads?

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The Lash Pad

What are Lash Pads?

I’m glad you asked, lash pads are the pads that the lashing ropes go over to lash down the crossbeams in the crossbeam cradles to hold the crossbeams to the two hulls of the catamaran 🙂 Continue reading

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Another Milestone is Fast Approaching

Sunday 16 July

Another milestone is reached!

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‘i’Beams nearing completion

Next in line after the major reworking on the hulls is the construction and fitment of the crossbeams. They are the very significant structures that hold the whole boat together and turn two separate hulls into a single, beautiful and strong journey boat. Along with the ropes that lash the beams to the hulls, they allow the boat to slightly flex when large loads are applied in heavy seas. Continue reading

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A Sneaky Milestone

Sunday 15 2017

A Sneaky Milestone

Today I had milestone sneak up on me and simply made my day; from deep within I had a very happy contentment wash over me and it simply made me smile.

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Life on a Beach

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