Originally Posted by MarkofSeaLife
Find some 10 year old kid off the streets and teach it how to use a drill ...
Originally Posted by egent
... Any other suggestions for going up the mast other then a Bosuns chair?
A mast tower can provide access, a tall pier at low tide (but you're on a lake??) If you can get alongside an accessible pier I've seen people rent a cherry picker or man-lift for a half a day... apart from the added cost that's a pretty nice way to get up there and feel secure with good access.
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)
Last edited by Faster; 06-20-2013 at 06:19 PM.