Telehandler almost destroys our dredge

With snow everywhere, and the Bering Sea still frozen, there’s nothing to do but get to work on the Eroica’s $100,000 hull upgrade. Springtime in Western Alaska means it can be a challenge just to dig out of the snow enough to get anything done.

In this episode we set up shop, weld the pontoon sections together, demo the old hull, install the new flotation on the dredge and watch disaster almost strike in a sudden accident near the end.

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