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Engine Room Makeover

One can only imagine the nightmare of the first time a do-it-yourselfer tackles a Grand Banks engine room. This usually leads to a “re-renovation” by a service yard. We were lucky enough (unlucky enough) to…

Mid-Week

Still cold here if you’re wondering, and that’s all I’m going to say about that. The guys seem to be in good spirits despite the frigidity. They stuck the lazarette hatches in the holes temporarily…

Tuesday

That’s right, snow is in the forecast yet again. Depending on who you believe, it could be quite a bit. And guess what, it’s not any warmer yet! Carlos is ready with some woman’s fur…

BOW

We had a smattering of snow last night or as I call it “just enough”.  We are stuck in the low 30’s most of the week though. It looks like may 2 or 3 people…

EOW

We seem to be operating at 50% attendance again today. How do these guys get days off? Looking at almost 40 today which any other time of the year would be cold, at this time…

Thursday

We have a couple of people out today but hey, I’m here and that’s all that really counts. Of course, I seem to almost always be here. The lazarette hatches we are working on are…

Hump Day

Just another Wet Wednesday. If we lost a couple of degrees it would be snowing but as it is we are just cold and wet. Things are happening but I don’t have photos or details…

Tuesday

Sunny and damned near warm out there today. In fact, it was so almost warm that Kevin went outside to do some grinding on the lazarette hatches. We ordered Coosa for today but the truck…

BOW

We start off our February with rain – not snow. It looks on an off all week for temperatures, rain, snow and just about all weather conditions but it’s not too cold today. We did…

EOW

It should hit the mid-forties today and that’s a good thing. My right leg keeps getting hot from the little heater under my desk.  Thinks should move quickly apace once the guys are warm enough…