Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby rbrandenstein » Fri Nov 21, 2014 2:21 pm

Very nice. A shame your heading to storage. You seem so close it looks like you could launch it shortly.
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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby soedesh » Fri Nov 21, 2014 2:22 pm

Two more.

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby dmac » Fri Nov 21, 2014 3:37 pm

I'm way too old for this kind of language, but OMG what a great looking boat!

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby Andy Garrett » Fri Nov 21, 2014 4:27 pm

Very nice!

The construction and finish is first rate, and the design choices you made are equally astute. I love your use of lines with the embellishments on the sides with SS bands and bumper rails.

I held up a sheet of paper to simulate the water line. She's going to look great on the water!

Great work!
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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby vupilot » Sat Nov 22, 2014 5:57 pm

Wow that really looks great! You are a guy of many talents. Come on spring!!!

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby soedesh » Fri Aug 18, 2017 2:17 am

Update.

Well, to make a long story short, finishing my boat took a long hiatus while I built a new home (an advanced "Passive House"- see phius.org) in Pennsylvania for my wife and I. I am the general contractor and I've been very hands on, so the boat went into storage before its maiden voyage. The house is finished and we've moved in.

Now my new 2700 sq. ft. detached workshop is nearing completion, and I agreed with my brother Eric that we'd attend the G11 gathering together as motivation to get the boat out of storage, finished and launched. I should have the boat in my new shop space tomorrow!

The trick will be to remember where I left off and how to finish things up. Mostly I need to mount the outboard on the boat, reassemble a few things on the motor, connect the outboard (fuel, steering, etc.), add registration numbers and test it all out.

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby BayouBengal » Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:49 am

She's a beauty! Look forward to seeing you and your boat at the Gathering.

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby hoodman » Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:22 am

Great job on your boat! Gorgeous!

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Re: Malahini Progress on Long Island, NY

Postby PeterG » Fri Aug 18, 2017 9:03 pm

Looks great, keep us posted!
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