Bolger Windsprint "Samantha June"
by Robert Lundy email@example.com
visit Robert's website: http://www.seawyse.com/flboatyard
I started my Bolger Windsprint in September of 1999 with the
last date available to have it done as May 1, 2000 (the Cedar Key Messabout is in May!).
So far the hull is assembled, bottom glassed and many of the other parts cut out. I'm
planning (Hoping!) to build a bird's mouth hollow mast as detailed in a recent Woodenboat,
for lightness. For anyone interested, a full building log is underway at may Website.
The boat is named for my daughter Samantha, born July 21, 1999.
So far, I know of 2 other guys building boats who have infants at home. A sociologist
might find a trend here (Oprah topic: Men who hide in the garage! And the women who love
I'm in debt to folks like John Bell, Mike Masten and Michael
Jennings who have offered advice and support thus far. And this is an addictive hobby; I'm
already studying plans for other boats!