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Building a Glued Lapstrake Caledonia Yawl

Page 19: The First Sail and the Last page

View of Freya's interior
View of Freya's interior

We took her for her first sail a few days later.

Three reefs in the main
Three reefs in the main

It was a very windy day, so we took advantage of her third reef in the main, and second in the mizzen.

Picking up speed
Picking up speed

We didn't need such shortened sail in the protected waters of the marina, but we knew there were white caps around the point.

Sailing wing and wing
Sailing wing and wing
The Caledonia Yawl under sail
The Caledonia Yawl under sail
And away she goes...
And away she goes...

And thus the Caledonia Yawl "Freya" sails off on future adventures, and we turn to our next project, Iain Oughtred's Tirrik.




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