October 2015 - Moving old diesel generator

The latest plan for launching the new boat, hopefully in 2016, is to move it north out of the net loft onto a platforn,
then west down a ways to the water. An old generator is in the way so we are moving it.


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Defunct yellow generator needs to go


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Chain hoist, block and tackle make easy pulling


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The very heavy engine block being hauled to the side


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Off it goes


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Block and a lot of weight out of the way


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Now just the trailer to move


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Trailer as far as it will go until we take down the tree


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Logger Pete cut off the alder but it hung up on its stump


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Pull the alder off its stump? Nah.


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Alder on the ground thanks to chain hoist and block and tackle


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Lowering the alder stump


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Generators, man and salmon berry


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Two alders on the left have to go so the generator trailer can be moved down toward the beach


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Get a line around the alder to pull it to a better position


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Lopping salmon berry that's in the way


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Haul to where it's easier to cut


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Alder makes decent firewood


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Generator graveyard