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Dreams Vs Reality

Aug 12th, 2013Nessun Commento
Dreams Vs Reality

The last test with Strider was a tough lesson for me. Wind from west at 20 knots and something more, short waves result of the

The launch

Jul 25th, 20131 Commento
The launch

July 22, 2013 special date for me and Strider. The launching. After almost two years finally Strider is in the water. With a not exactly

The big hole

Jul 14th, 2013Nessun Commento
The big hole

Do one or more holes in the hull below the waterline is the most delicate operation that I have taken into consideration for Strider. So

Sprayhood

Jul 7th, 2013Nessun Commento
Sprayhood

I imagined myself in the middle of the ocean in calm, without wind at all and with the sun beating down, then I imagined upwind

2013 will be the right number?

Jun 13th, 20132 Commenti
2013 will be the right number?

After seven winter months trying to replenish my wallet with not exciting results, now I went back to England to finish the work on Strider.

New windows

Feb 2nd, 2013Nessun Commento
New windows

One of the jobs that was not in my original list and that was not even in the works “postponed” for budgetary reasons, was the

Reusing and recycling

Jan 16th, 2013Nessun Commento
Reusing and recycling

In the world of boats when you buy something that says marine, even if the same product is used under a different name in other

Windvane and solar

Dec 31st, 2012Nessun Commento
Windvane and solar

Established that eventually the reason won and I, with a lot of suffering, postponed the start to the next year; with the next posts I

July … 2013?

Sep 28th, 20122 Commenti
July … 2013?

After a long time I finally update my blog. Maybe someone imagines me in the ocean at this time, and I wish with all my

Navigatrix

Jul 25th, 20122 Commenti
Navigatrix

In these days I tested the operating system Navigatrix that I will use on my notebook to make it a perfect tool for navigation. It

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