Tuesday, October 13, 2009


Re-naming Ceremony and Celebration 10/11/09.

Leaving PT morning of 10/10. Arrival at Port Madison Yacht Club in the afternoon.

First night at the dock in Port Townsend


She's floating............

Friday October 9, 2009
We're ready to splash!

Loomba-Loomba with new name and dodger

John Weins putting the new name and hailing port on
The week of last minute details..............and a new dodger and name.

Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Getting Closer: Weekend of 9/26

Jim peels the tape off after we painted the new boot stripe.

John Glaser and Jim

Loomba Loomba has new stripes in a new color.

With the sail cover on she's looking pretty good!

Monday, September 21, 2009

The mast is up!

Finishing touches to the masthead

New antenna, horn, tricolor light, wind/depth/speed instrument and all new internal wire.

A final cleaning while we can still reach it.

The mast being lifted by the boom truck.

Jim, Tom and Glenn Hartmann listening to instructions from the boom truck driver.

Kathy Hartmann and Julien Arthur (the truck driver)

Jim disconnecting the boom from the mast.

Loomba-Loomba looks like a sailboat again.

Monday, September 14, 2009

Still in the Boat Yard

9/13/09 Loomba Loomba gets polished.

9/13/09 Good Bye San Francisco

9/12/09 Good Bye Diomedea!

9/6/09 First Coat of Bottom Paint

9/6/09 The final (12th) coat of Epoxy.

Steve and Mathew both worked on the bottom

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Still in the Boat Yard

8/23/09 Main Cabin is almost clean!

8/22/09 John Glaser is doing an outstanding job fairing the bottom. Almost ready for epoxy.

8/22/09 The Mast still needs some

8/22/09 Our home away from home

Monday, July 13, 2009