Hey Jim. We would be glad to meet up with you and Ann one of these days. But our boat will be based at Scarborough as I grew up in Redcliffe and have friends and family
The damage we need insurance
quotes on is EVERYTHING that was damaged in the whale incident. The pics are a few pages back. In summery the things I can think of are.
Toe rails ripped off at the bow (they are one piece and go to the stern).
roller bent and cracked - bale mangled
roller ripped off taking the hull
joint with it.
damaged. Crack along join extends 3 feet. Glass under roller crumpled.
Cracks around forestay chainplate.
lid ripped off mangling hinges with glass damage.
Pulpit with seat destroyed.
sheared off bolts and bent.
life line turnbuckles bent.
Nav lights and wiring
Code Zero sheets
Spin sheave box on mast