Getting the Ship to the Playa
Are you ready for the good news?...We got the ship working! The problem in 2011 was the result of an oversize hydraulic pump that created some difficult to diagnose... Read more
The Pirate Ship and Where are they now?.....
I think it is about time for a status update.
If you're one of the people that backed both of the C.S. Tere's KickStarters let me apologize that you're getting... Read more
Help the Pirate Ship.
The Pirate ship needs a few seconds of your time.
Boca Bearing is having a competition and the Pirate ship has been neck & neck with a team from Stanford... Read more
Today was spent getting the rest of the ship back into storage for the winter.
It was a wonderful year but things did not go as well as we were... Read more
We're on our way
Thank you for making this happen. This has been an incredible build and a lot of fun.
We have limited funds for Propane so thank you for the extra... Read more
We're going to make it.
We're going to make it. See the link.
Thank you so much, this has been a truly awesome build.
One of our upgrades that you helped pay for it the new hydraulic controls. Last year we had solenoid controlled valving. The drive system was controlled by a circuit board that had layers of... Read more
Fire and Parts
We tested the Fire on Saturday and again on Sunday. This is one of 8 nozzles that will go on the ship.
The nozzle was an experiment... Read more
Thank you everyone. The new Engine showed up today. 27 little horse power, but enough to move a ship.
Jules, Sparks and Andy L were over for the un-crating.
We're going to Make it. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you. We knew we needed a lot to fund the rest of the ship. We weren't sure if we were going... Read more
We're almost there.
Thank you so much for your donations. Because of you we have less than $2000 to go. I always thought that if we made it this far we would make... Read more
Why I Love KickStarter
I once read that street performance was the most honest way to make a living. I’m not talking about Panhandling but actual performance. Such as the... Read more
We love making things. The crew and I are excited to offer a choice of gifts, all made by us for you.
Please watch the video and see what is... Read more