Scupper 63


Sea Breeze (FKA Scupper), a 1978 Legnos Mystic 30' Cutter


This project was completed in several phases over two years to meet the owner’s schedule.

Initial Pre-Project Inspection Report and Observations

Early Phase:  Hardware removal and early assessment
September 2017
Early Phase Hours:  26.75

Phase 1: Dismantling, surface prep, systems removal, repairs, structural work
March 16, 2018 – November 16, 2018 (Discontinuous)
Phase 1 Hours:  315

Phase 2: Interior, systems, and more
January 23, 2019 – June 21, 2019
Phase 2 Hours:  665.5

Phase 3:  Electrical, electric motor, plumbing,  final exterior finishing, and everything else
October 18, 2019 – March 27, 2020
Phase 3 Hours:  683.75

Scope of Project:  Comprehensive refit, including deck repairs, repower, interior makeover, hull work, and systems

Project Complete:  1691 Total Hours


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November 9, 2018

Scupper 63

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I began with a light sanding of the most recent round of fiberglass work on the rudder, including the upper portion of the leading edge and the top edge of the blade, bringing the fill work down to the final contours at the top.

Some slight depressions remained on top, and around the rudder post, so I installed some thickened epoxy over these areas to do the final smoothing.

Afterwards, and while the new epoxy was still uncured, I wet out and installed two layers of 1708 fiberglass over the top of the rudder, wrapping around the rudder post and overlapping slightly the new glass on the leading edge.

Total time billed on this job today:  2.25 hours

0600 Weather Observation:  55°, cloudy.  Forecast for the day:  Mainly cloudy, increasing sun, low 60s