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The construction our new Milton Keynes Community Boat – Electra

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The following images document the building our new community boat Electra

 

Electra turning at Great Linford photo courtesy of Gill Prince Photography

      

Delivery of Electra being craned in at Willowbridge Marina on the Grand Union Milton Keynes. Photos courtesy of Gill Prince Photography

All Photos courtesy of Colecraft Ltd showing the build

Completed internal fit out of the Cabin ready for transporting to Willowbridge Marina  to be craned into the Grand Union

       

View of Galley, View looking towards bow, Roof Panel with Solar Panels, Hand sink in in toilet area, Final painting underway 

     

View Galley view looking to stern, Cabin looking to bow, Cabin looking towards the  stern, from stern looking into galley area 

     

External View of the Stern, Interior view of Toilet area, looking towards bow and first blue paint 

   

Cabin interior looking towards bow, View of lift and galley, Cabin interior looking towards stern

 

Installation of the Inverter & Fusebox, Cabin interior paneling with lighting completed

   

View of the internal cabin ceiling, Interior cabin wiring, lift wiring & Battery bay

View of External Bow section

   

Views of the Interior of the cabin and internal Bow section with all spare foam cut back to the wooden battening

  External  views of the cabin with under coat of paint

Foam insulation coating on the inside of the cabin

Cabin lining, Bilges & Weedhatch and battery cage

Bow view painted with undercoat, Interior, rear cabin and rear deck

 

Exterior view with windows cutout and cabin interior from bow looking to stern

Bow, stern interior and cabin view from stern

View towards the bow, towards the stern, stern and Weedhatch

Sides and stern fabrication

 

Base plate and stern fabricated

   

 

   

 

    

 

 

 

   

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

For more information:

Please contact jane.wolfson@mkcommunityboat.org