A hull takes shape.

A few more pictures of the progress in building ‘Waratah’. All the frames are up now, and the longitudinal stringers in place. In the next few days the frame will be further stiffened with flat bars and angle bars. Then the strongback has to be checked again for being absolutely level, before the hull plating can start. If all goes well, this will be Monday February 4.

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About Stranded Mariner

Marine Engineer and passionate sailor and cruiser, working in the marine business in China.
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2 Responses to A hull takes shape.

  1. John says:

    It’s really coming along. Looking forward to the results!

  2. Thanks John! The hull plating is also almost finished now. I will post some more pictures over the weekend.

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