Worked on chafing gear again. Therapeutic.
Yes, it’s another line in an awkward location.
This is one of the newer lines resting on a bulwark stay:
Hose in position around line:
No interesting ships this week. Watched the HECO folks working on the sidewalk in front of the ship. Something to do with the cooling water intake for the power plant?
Some young needlefish were swimming around the bow. The guy on the left is going the wrong way:
Finally, a few random photos from the fo’c’sle.
I was wondering why the butt plate didn’t continue all the way down like it does on the port side. There’s been a rough repair to the hull (ignore the bits that have been welded on to secure the plate to the frames).