F-33 Arrives In Texas
More photos added on November 27th, 2004
Pete Pattullo's new F-33R 'Nelda Ray 3' has now been assembled in Houston, Texas. Launching and initial sailing trials are set for next week on Clear Lake, after which 'Nelda Ray 3' will be trailered to her new home at Longview, Texas.
Being eased out of the container in the custom steel shipping cradle
Main hull and floats separated
..and now fully assembled
with carbon mast raised.
Interior looking aft
Close up of stern, with carbon fiber traveler, LED stern light, daggerboard
The motor control link between tiller and outboard
On the trailer and ready to go anywhere!