S/V Crazy Love

She has a Name

Today John Hurst of Shelter Island Sign Shop put a name and home port on Crazy Love. The best illustration is a few photos:

Starboard side
Port side
Hailing port on the transom

Beyond the the name, there are two jobs being done simultaneously on the boat in these photos. The first is preparation for new bottom paint. The fellow in the blue suit is wet sanding the bottom to make sure the new bottom paint sticks to the boat. The second is replacing the cutlass bearing. This involves removing the propeller and prop shaft. If you look really close at the first photo you might be able to see that there is no prop. We're hopeful to have these jobs done by Wednesday and have the boat back in the water in the marina by Thursday. We shall see...