Our pictures at the Herreshoff Building 28

On our path reconstructing the RELIANCE we are in close contact to Sandy Lee, head of the volunteer team at Herreshoff Museum building a 1/6 scale model of the Reliance. Also we enjoy reading all posts on their blog (http://therelianceproject.com/) which I can really recommend. A blogger named Dave visited the Herreshoff Museum in the summer 2013 and took a short video of...

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Rivet production for Reliance complete.

Today (July 19th, 2013) we completed your rivet production for the AN-RELIANCE. From our original drawing from 1902 we know that Nathanael Herreshoff calculated with app. 62,360 rivets for the Reliance. Ranging from 3/8 in (9.53mm) to 1/2 in (12.7mm) in diameter and from 11/16 in (17.46mm) to 4 1/2 (114.3mm) in length. App 1,200 rivets are in each of the bags (in the...

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