a quick visit to xr&d today mainly to discuss the bicycle storage locker ,here are few photos of her ,also Oakwood is being lined out in ash
Its been bought to our attention that another boat builder has been using our photos to sell his boats ,this is a sort of compliment i think ! and flattered to see a picture of our workshop in the background !
NB linton lass has started to take shape some photos gary sent over below and NB Oakwood has been sprayfoamed nearly 40mm thick in places so she will be a very warm boat ,the electrics are now in .After the lining next week shes coming into the paint shed to have a shiny coat of heritage green applied
we are pleased to announce to all our digital followers an amazing offer on solar panels ,we have 10 x 300 watt systems available with free fitting at the special price of £860 each and 5 x 200 watt systems available for £625 each including free fitting
our mobile installation team will come to your boat to fit ,contact mick for full details .
This week Gary and lee of xr&d narrowboats have put the base plate down for our next build nb linton lass a stunning 60ft semi trad with a bespoke layout i will be blogging the full build again with lots of photos .
i have battened nb oakwood ready for the spray foam insulation on tuesday
nb oakwood is for sale and is only a pet working name better than saying sailaway all the time especially when we have 2 on the go it can get quite confusing!!!
this week we have ballasted and put the floor down in our next project ,nb. oakwood the shell was built by xr&d narrowboats and as usual provided us with a beautiful shell ,i have been busy on a few extras on nb.chyandour and mick has done the 50hour service .
Fred and lisa leave us tomorrow to start there adventures they have become great friends and will miss them,i have updated the gallery with lots of photos and a link to there blog the photos below are freds coal and log racks and lisa's step for steering on inside the trad area