Solar Panels Installed

Destiny's solar array is both stationary and mobile to allow for a total of 12 panels.  Six panels are rack mounted on sliding frames to increase surface [...]

Renewable Energy

When used conservatively, the electrical system aboard Destiny is being designed to provide an indefinite power supply through green energy.  Solar and wind provide enough power to [...]

Destiny Launch

Destiny returned to the water after three years on land and the celebration was impressive.  Ben set off a canon which he made from Destiny's old prop [...]

Scaffolding Stripped Away, Destiny Launches Today!

After eight months at the Shipwright's Co-op, Destiny will launch late this morning.  Work will continue dockside for another few months before the schooner sails south.  Here [...]

2019-11-06T05:13:46+00:00August 12th, 2011|Categories: Sailing Vessels|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Scaffolding Stripped Away, Destiny Launches Today!

Making Blocks for Destiny

Dave and Zeke custom made a series of blocks for the rigging on Destiny. Above is the jig used for gluing up the parts. [...]

2019-11-06T05:43:50+00:00July 7th, 2011|Categories: Sailing Vessels|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Making Blocks for Destiny

Singawing Launched

When a motoring vessel hit Singawing, the 56-foot staysail schooner,  Shipwright's Coop was called to task.  Chris Brignoli managed the project which included replacing the starboard cap [...]

2019-11-10T04:21:33+00:00May 18th, 2011|Categories: Sailing Vessels|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Singawing Launched