At the beach

Boat painting and new name

While reversing out of our mooring at New Islington Marina we suffered a slight technicals issue… the engine stopped making happy happy noises and started sounding sad. So to continue our way up the Ashton Canal to Packet Boat Company we had some help… A big thank you to all who helped bow hall nbSteven […]

National Model Engineering and Modelling Exhibition 2015

Tas, Bob and I headed over to the National Model Engineering and Modelling Exhibition 2015 in Harrogate.

Family, Friends, Tamarisk March 20, 2015 Skippy 3 comments

Some news

Bran Mabon Kay McGaw – 2014-03-18 18:57 – 3160g 6lb 15oz.

Crossing the Barton Swing Aqueduct

The Barton Swing Aqueduct is a moveable navigable aqueduct in Barton upon Irwell in Greater Manchester, England. It carries the Bridgewater Canal across the Manchester Ship Canal. Bob joined us for our trip back up to New Islington Marina, but since we were on the Bridgewater canal near the Barton Swing aqueduct we just had […]

Arduino, Geeky, HACMan, Tamarisk August 17, 2014 Skippy No comments

Eagle and PCB design with Matt Venn

At Wuthering Bytes in Hebden Bridge, in the afternoon Tas and I attended Matt Venn‘s Eagle cad workshop, if we had been there all day we would have made a Shrimp board. But since I have been using eagle a littlebit, and am far from any good with it, we sat in in the afternoon, […]

New web project: SoYouWannaBuyABoat.com

Over at Just Vigilantes we have been working on a new project, soyouwannabuyaboat.com, The main domain name is kind of Maffi’s fault, and subsequently was bought for this project back when I was first looking for a boat, however it got put on the back burner. Narrowboat Sale was bought when we had Arianrhod for […]