Living afloat
The story of the Luxe Motor Watergeus, the Groningse snik Hornblower, the klipperaak Aquarel, the lemmeraak 'Op Hoop van Zegen' and how to convert a Dutch barge into a houseboat.
 
MS Watergeus
Watergeus
The Watergeus is my home. It's an old Dutch Luxe Motor, built in 1929. She was about to be scrapped when we bought her...
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Living Afloat
Living Afloat gives you free ideas on what you need to know about barges, how to buy them, how to convert them, etc..
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The Aquarel is an authentic klipperaak from 1916 converted for exhibitions and with a permanent small museum of maritime artifacts.
 
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The 'Op Hoop van Zegen' is a lemmeraak from 1916.
 
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The Hornblower was a project of converting a snik into a yacht.
 
HomeConversion • July 2011

July 2011

7th July 2011: A castle passing by...

27th July 2011: Deck

It has to be done one day, so I just started. Cleaning the remaining 16 meters of gang board. I did around three meters today. When I finished painting, it started raining.

 
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