Category Archives for Restoration Phase 2

The dreaded epoxy fairing compound!

If you have already read about the first phase of Kyria’s restoration then you may have noticed a mention that in hindsight the application of the epoxy fairing compound was a big mistake.  Well, this is putting it mildly!  I think the effort required to sand this fairing compound was one of the reasons (amongst […]

20 years later!

At the end of November 2016, I decided to restart Kyria’s restoration after a break of around 20 years.  It felt like a lifetime ago when I had done all that work to her the first time around.  I had often planned to restart, but between work and family life I never seemed to have […]