With the wet of December, dry weather arrived in January, on the 4th on blasted off the keels only to find out that another Covid lockdown was bought into affect the following day! I had a feeling things were heading that way and had arranged for a marine eletronics guy (Billy) to come and fit Elektra’s new Garmin AIS transceiver and Echomax active radar reflector on the 5th of January. After the news of the lockdown I checked with Billy if he was still going to come and he was.
I arranged with the boat yard to epoxy coat Elektra’s keels, which they could but couldn’t start until after Billy had finished his work. It all worked out great in the end, subbing out the work on Elektra allowed me to get on with work for my customers.
On Sunday 10th I fitted Elektra’s new heads