not you - name of the boat. Most know me as "artbyjody" on other forums
, and I am back. Cr8tiveSailor is now being used as it seemed to be a better fit considering that I am becoming a live aboard myself now.
Just to update:
"HG" is in the water
, and being worked on. Lucky and I, should be able to start the sailing here end of March (weather permitting). Currently in Elliott Bay Marina J/28. Once started will be doing the community sailing events
that I did prior. In short alive and kicking just tackling maintenance
issues to ensure that my cruising will not be interrupted by annoyances (like topside water
Some projects I will post up here later:
1. Getting rid of single
color LEDs and conversion of interior lighting
to RGB (million colors) selectable using superLEDs. This is a DIY project
fixtures from Home Depot with each light costing around $7 each.
and exterior RGB lighting.
Example of currently installed:
This shot is with lights in blue just after dusk and can be seen in daylight as well. This is not a rope
light or light bar. 16 ft of 1/8 height and 2mm thick RGB Leds that can strobe, dim, and be color selectable in ranges or single
3. Install of a Dimplex electric
fireplace insert and why it is a better solution than ceramic heaters.
Lots more such as designing light weight furniture panels
out of FRP and giving it a faux teak
/ exotic wood appearance, and such.
From the looks of it seems this forum has seen the migration of the best from the other boards (thanks Scott and others) and hopefully I'll be able to provide some quality contributions.