Hatch Rebuild

Courtesy of Dave Goodwin
1982 - 37 Foot - RONIN

Inside view of Old Hatch, looking to starboard

Frame with one side up; butyl tape hanging
off of frame and attached to deck
Shot of hand and gasket scraper
on first pass of deck

Long shot of completely cleaned hatch
Butyl tape caught between fingers of glove;
"Why we love Butyl Tape!"

Finished clean frame up against primary winch
Caulk on the frame, next to deck
opening with caulk

Shot of new hatch, no paper, looking from aft
through hatch to mast, tools in background,
expanded view
Same shot as Old Hatch with re-built in place