Sunday, 27 May 2012

Sunset Cruises

Sunset Cruises has posted summer schedule, check our web site for details at www.sunsetcruises.ca

Friday, 25 May 2012

Peerless II Restoration Story (10) - March/2010 - you can see the upper rail deck being installed, along with the stern stairs. Working on the Muskoka River.

Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Peerless II Restoration Story (8) Original 1945 Mack marine engine fully restored to better then new.  Being placed back into Peerless II November 2009.www.facebook.com/sunsetcruises

Sunday, 13 May 2012

Peerless II Restoration story (7) 2009 wheelhouse back on board Peerless II.  Crane getting ready to lift wheelhouse to upper deck.
Peerless II Restoration Story (6) New steel walls being welded into place on the 1st level of the new steel deck. Note you can see the wheelhouse on the dock, to the right.
Peerless II Restoration Story (5) December 9/2008 bad snow storm the day Archer's assist the relaunch of Peerless II back into the icy water.
Peerless II Restoration Story (4) boat lifted onto Archer's barge for painting of hull and Transport Canada inspection-November/2008.
Peerless II Restoration Story (3) Bird's-eye view of the new steel over the sponsons.  This will be the new first deck -work done on Muskoka River.
Peerless II Restoration Story (2) sponsons added to the sides of the boat to widen the hull.  Work done over the winter of 2007/2008
Peerless II Restoration Story (1) purchased boat in September/2003.  Over the winter re-steel hull. Relaunched spring 2004 at Windermere, Lake Rosseau.

Saturday, 12 May 2012

Monday, May 7/2012 - removed the winter cover off the Idyllwood.  This week I have worked hard to have the Idyllwood ready for upcoming charters.  Hope the weather stays warm and sunny.  Makes for a nice day to be out on the water.

Thursday, 3 May 2012

Welcome to Captain R S Potts Blog

May 3/2012 This is my first Blog. I wish to share the restoration story of Peerless II.