Ommelander update


New knee and partly replaced laminated oak ribs
 
 
New steam-bent and copper-riveted oak ribs with new oak stringer

 
Restoration of cracked mahogany cockpit plank: old plank routed and new piece glued with epoxy. On the inside we're testing a strengthening system with oak frames. Aesthetics do matter!


Refurbished entrance door

 
Restored jib, sitka spruce

 
The start of the rebuilt cockpit

 
After careful examination of old rudder, we decided to build a brand new one in oak and stainless steel, TIG welded

  
Replacement of the old epoxied fiberglass on the cabinroof