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Historical Tasks

Some of the tasks completed by the Shed Club are listed below

  • Move material from middle pond to path side
  • Review/repair plant trailer bed
  • Scrap metal to skip
  • Tidy Dorry
  • Sort road base for moving Kestrel to repairers
  • Prep mud weights for the new pontoon
  • Review work needed under main pontoon ramp.
  • Read the electric meter and submit the reading to BGlite
  • Finish work on the new pond
  • Dig out some (1/3) of the reeds etc. from the small pond and replant in the new pond
  • Build second "compost box"
  • Roll grass on the extended camping area
  • Continue to tidy up committee boat
  • Check electrics on the committee boat
  • Review cover on Committee Boat - Sparks to measure up on 9th
  • Continue work on new pond subject to water level
  • Move "work pontoon" from the beach area
  • Relocate fishing pontoon to protect cofferdam sort moorings first
  • Investigate bank at the western end of the beach
  • General grass cutting
  • Prepare damaged kestrel for travel to repairers
  • Re-bag firewood for sale to members (in the woodshed)
  • Committee boat, remove outboard for winter storage
  • Split rings of the fallen tree for firewood
  • Get Committee boat out.
  • Check boundary near playing fields and add fence panels as required.
  • Replace first aid box
  • Check pontoons
  • Check main lights in clubroom/replace the switch
  • Movement of Dragon boats
  • Check water depths for new slip works
  • Photograph cover on the committee boat and send to sparks marine trimmers for replacement pricing
  • Preparation for centre inspection
  • Discussions/planning around HS2 works
  • Continue to trim bushes in front of the race hut
  • Install battery in access control for Tug
  • Sort main printer in the office, it keeps stopping
  • Meetings with HS2 - ecology
  • Meeting with Land Agent
  • Deal with brash and rubbish pile
  • Define pond remodelling.
  • Pick apples
  • Move more wood for club fire
  • Sort stored timber
  • Clean RS Tera dinghies and cut grass around them
  • General grass cutting
  • Trim more of the bushes below the clubhouse
  • Check OB serial numbers
  • Sharpen loppers
  • Cut grass etc at the gate to Charnon Road
  • Hose replacement on excavator -engineer booked
  • Remount no swimming sign near "mirror jetty".
  • Investigate #7 buoy, reported as having moved
  • Empty some eco-toilet buckets
  • Move some topsoil to finish off round race hut
  • Replace retaining clip on gear linkage in Dorry 30HP engine (have new clip)
  • Work on "work pontoon" winch
  • Tidy up club boat berths near drott shed, relocate timber
  • Started to trim bushes in front of race hut
  • Kestrel moved back to its berth
  • Replace the last fan in eco-toilets
  • Empty Eco buckets
  • Insulate roof on race hut and recover.
  • Fit gutter on race hut
  • Check engine control cables on safety 1
  • Check through Pico dinghies and sort trolly tyres and bungs
  • Replace covers on Vision and Feva dinghies
  • Replace toe straps as required in Feva dinghies
  • Refurbish "Laser Trainer"
  • Check sensors on the gate and investigate the reason for problem earlier in week
  • Adjust door sensor in Tug store
  • Descale shower heads
  • Build extension of decking by race hut
  • Prepare clubhouse for re-opening
  • Clean Safety 1 and check
  • clean jetty
  • Check committee boat
  • Review fuel store
  • Put up shelves in race hut
  • Complete line out of race-hut with insulation and OSB
  • Continue work on tug kennel
  • Put Tug in Kennel
  • Make additional mud weights
  • Lay concrete outside tug store
  • Strengthen race-hut structure.
  • Preparation of pad for deck extension
  • Replace sealant round whb in lady's
  • Replace sealant round whb in men's
  • Continue work on tug kennel.
  • Unpack, set up and check replacement chop saw
  • Setup access control for tug store
  • Start to line out race-hut with insulation and OSB
  • Install the new drain and underground pipes for Drott Shed rainwater
  • Some work on tug kennel
  • Check new fencing
  • Fit door in race hut
  • Lay concrete base for "Tug kennel"
  • Run CAT5 cable from workshop to door end of Drott shed
  • Move skip
  • Move scrap boats to skip
  • Cut up scrap boats and put them in the skip
  • Cut grass, cut grass, cut grass, paths and roadside.
  • Clean the jetty
  • Investigate bank slip by the seat on the south bank, erect barrier or make safe
  • Move chipper from the car park
  • Check tyres on tipping trailer
  • Prepare for "Tug Kennel"
  • First fix cables in new race hut
  • More equipment move to the lower car park
  • Run pipe across the path near the first seat on the south bank (dig, dry sandbags, pipe, backfill)
  • Move scrap boat to skip
  • Run power cable to slipway area
  • Move excavator to the lower area
  • Complete work on safety 1 and committee boat
  • Work on supply cables to race hut
  • Continue work on race hut construction
  • Find and cut deck boards for deck extension
  • Swap access control computer
  • Engines back on safety 1 and committee boat
  • Pull cables through clubhouse roof for race hut power
  • Continue work on race hut
  • Check what is required for #6 buoy replacement
  • Plan Workday
  • Committee boat trailer - reverse suspension units or swap axle bar
  • Check what is needed for fishing pontoon
  • Construct timber frame for new race hut base
  • Committee boat - check over and decide on work needed before next season
  • Check over safety 1 and prepare for next season
  • Prepare the last kestrel for refurbishment
  • Move cleaning materials
  • Continue to dig out of race hut base
  • Make shuttering for pads
  • Bore foundation holes
  • Concrete foundation pads
  • Make mud weights
  • Continue Refurbish "Laser Trainer"
  • Continue to Refurbish main land trainer (Bosun)
  • Committee boat off the water and remove the engine
  • Prep for workday
  • Dismantle race hut
  • Powerboat trailer
  • Continue Race Hut clearance
  • Prep for end of season
  • Split some firewood
  • Review hydraulic pack and breaker
  • Review main land trainer (Bosun)
  • Get ballast
  • Started to refurbish "Laser Trainer"
  • Clear up in bar container
  • Update computers
  • Dispose of some rubbish
  • Sort through "stuff" stored over the workshop and inner sanctum, review: keep - scrap - recycle
  • Replace dimmer in the clubroom
  • Finish container turnout.
  • Erect and dress tree
  • Trailers into scrap metal skip
  • Turn out containers
  • Topper in metal skip to plastics trailer
  • HS2 meeting
  • Cut up trailers and metal to skip
  • Check and sort mark #3
  • Check and sort mark #9
  • Look at throttle cable on the committee boat, reported sticking
  • Finish clear up after tree work, cut, move and stack larger timber, split for kindling
  • Waste skip out, metal skip in
  • Clear up after tree work, chip brash, move and stack timber
  • Scrap metal skip out, waste skip in
  • Cut up some more craft for waste skip
  • Assist tree work, moving brash, chipping etc.
  • Prep for Spooky
  • Look at HS2 test pit reinstatement
  • Light in Men's
  • Bag some firewood for sale to members
  • Firewood to store by the clubhouse.
  • Rubbish skip out, Metal skip in.
  • Scrap metal to skip
  • Label bottles of apple juice
  • Get "Race Hut" camera working - replace broken coax cable
  • Look at rudders on Kestrels - tighten and adjust as required
  • Sort padlocks - fuel store/inner sanctum.
  • Move boats and plant to allow access for HS2 test pits
  • Pick apples
  • Check/repair round table and wooden chairs on deck and store for winter
  • Investigate race hut and deck level
  • Second 15HP tiller to Bicester for service
  • purchase grease and gun (UU1021)
  • Grease digger and logging trailer
  • Fix lights by gate only one working
  • Test knapsack sprayer
  • Check boats for the training weekend
  • Electric meter reading
  • Check 15HP tiller/change plug?
  • Look at lights on the training room, flood light not working.
  • Look at floods on the clubhouse, Main not working and one gate light only working.
  • Prep required for Terra Open - TBD
  • Clean Pontoon
  • Sort DAN buoys - one needs cleaning - one needs replacement line and weight - check rest
  • Cut grass/weeds on the campsite
  • Let Skip driver in to swap skip over
  • Cut up more boats that are to be scrapped and pack in skip
  • Read electricity meter and submit to BG
  • Check gate sensors as it has been reported not opening
  • Check Eco toilets and empty buckets
  • Cameras not updating on website and unable to connect VPN - check - Call Village networks to change IP (TG)
  • Direct Skip driver to the required location.
  • Cut up boats that are to be scrapped and pack in skip
  • Check racing mark #3
  • Replace racing mark #3
  • Clear vegetation in the lower boat park area
  • More boat moving
  • Make mud weights
  • Supervise Gatecare for Service visit.
  • Cut grass, paths and roadside
  • Remount floodlight on bar container
  • Look at Rigiflex 360 #3 define repair plan
  • Replace Pico jib sheets as required
  • Trim kestrel main sheets as required
  • Look at pipes on edge of the area by dan buoy storage
  • Replace batteries in cordless phones
  • Fit new padlock to the gate
  • Check Bass Boat
  • Look at the sailing craft for water week
  • Check fuel stocks for powerboats
  • Clean Pontoon
  • Check training room
  • Repair wood store roof
  • Look at floor drains in men's changing room.
  • Fit third blind on deck
  • Repair Pico rudder
  • Empty ECO buckets
  • Check/sort freezer
  • Work on the temporary trailer for RIB, improve balance, swap winch and snub with the other trailer, Improve roller uprights
  • Collect and test RIB, sort temporary trailer
  • Put new Laser radial sail on a mast
  • Read the electric meter and submit
  • Prep for the open day
    • Set up cask beer
    • Clean pontoon
    • Put up tent
    • Sort shades
    • Check boats (generals and specifics below)
    • Check BBQ
    • Store food
    • Get dragon boat on the water
    • Check kyaks
    • Check eco-toilets
    • Bunting
    • Displays
    • Clean deck
    • ..........
  • Look at display boards for Open Day
  • Cut grass, paths and roadside
  • Update sign for fuel oil mix(100:1) with quantities and put in lid
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer - test tanks
  • Replace cleat on Wayfarer mast
  • Kestrel 1485 check, the main sheet cleat reported missing.
  • Kestrel sail 1493 replace yellow reefing line - it is to thick.
  • Kestrel 14?? sort out centre board raise/lower line - it has been "rethreaded" following elastic fail
  • Cut grass on the campsite, out front, paths
  • Kestrel sail 1485 replace short second reefing line
  • Scrap metal skip to be collected (10:00 - 12:00)
  • Replace the battery in the smoke detector, training room
  • Tidy round carpark - grass/weeds etc for the open day
  • Strim vegetation in the lower boat park area
  • Remaining scrap metal to skip
  • Check/replace lamps in the training room
  • Create signs for fuel oil mix(100:1) and put in store lid
  • Refurbish shower waste pump in access toilet
  • Investigate mooring buoy #3.
  • Investigate shower waste pump in access toilet
  • Sort and clean scrap metal into the skip
  • Abandoned craft, strip then cut up and put in the skip
  • Rake out slots in decking
  • Sort craft in abandoned boat compound.
  • Cut vegetation on the newly capped area (100 - 200mm)
  • Investigate leak in small inflatable's "airdeck"
  • Replace racing mark #10
  • Re-assemble repaired Kestrel
  • Look at solar panel and battery charging on Committee boat
  • Paperwork for weekend training
  • Check fuel
  • Stock bar
  • Clean jetty before the weekend
  • PTBO preparation
  • Replace main halliards in RS Visions
  • Remake loops on RS Vision jib halliards
  • Replace horse block on Tera boom
  • Grass cutting
  • Tidy up carpark (for PTBO)
  • Other PTBO preparation.
  • Stocktake on Training books and certificates
  • Clean jetty before weekend's training
  • Clean whiteboard in the training room
  • Review steps from the clubhouse to slip (do we need to do anything before PTBO?)
  • Setup and test replacement fryer
  • Compact hard-core round canoe rack
  • Check/ replace outboard fuel lines
  • reassemble Kestrel back from repair
  • PAT testing part 3
  • Canoe rack, mark bay numbers
  • Canoe rack, complete assembly
  • Sort tyre on tractor tipping trailer
  • Fill the hole in entrance apron
  • Test egress lights after battery replacement
  • Canoe rack, start erecting posts.
  • Check 2 stroke fuel and 15HP engines
  • Check water meter reading (needs pumping out)
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer - replace hatches
  • Prep next kestrel for repair
  • Dory get back on the water for Saturday (engine on etc)
  • Third repaired kestrel - reassemble, new painter, horse etc.
  • Modify Dory cover to simplify mooring
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer - replace hatch seal tape.
  • Replace padlock on the gate at the west of the site
  • Dory second coat of paint below the waterline
  • Clean Dory hull and paint below the waterline
  • Gate service visit and interlock check
  • Get safety 1 into pontoon and replace steering helm and cable
  • Committee boat back together and launch
  • PAT testing part 2.
  • Returned engines to store
  • Check steering and bilge pump on Safety 1
  • Make up more fuel lines.
  • Prep work for next workday, materials check, drill posts
  • PAT testing
  • Bag some firewood for sale or prep for collection.
  • Cut trees and overhanging branches down near the high seat
  • Replace power supply for the camera on Drott shed
  • Sort through extension leads and work out a better storage
  • Check Committee Boat and make a list of tasks for February
  • Clear round wast water lift pump chamber and check
  • Investigate crack in safety 2 hull - plan action
  • Make fuel lines
  • Measure Kestrels for covers
  • Paint floor of Kestrel back from repair
  • Check emergency lights in the training room
  • Check Fuel cans and lines.
  • Replace batteries in egress lights
  • Started new canoe rack (holes dug)
  • Any tidying up before the RYA meeting on Monday 21st
  • Replace the battery in safety 2 and test boat ready for PB course
  • Second coat of paint on walls of cubicles in Ladies if required
  • Check pico rudders - elastics tight, any breakages etc.
  • Check club boats tied down.
  • Pumpout/check safety 2 - the battery may be flat
  • Clean pontoon.
  • Christmas decorations down and away
  • Check emergency lights
  • Prepare next Kestrel for repair
  • Mount Screen in the training room
  • Get repaired Rigiflex back to service
  • Split some firewood
  • Set up Vonage IP phone unit when delivered
  • Clean deck and check warning signs
  • Get damaged Rigiflex ready for repair, lights etc.
  • Check bilge pump float switch on safety 1
  • Paint walls of cubicles in Ladies
  • Investigate battery on committee boat (flat on Sunday)
  • Chip brash from tree pruning
  • Check bilge pump float switch on safety 1
  • Prep some firewood.
  • Clean Cameras
  • Continue work on the rowing boat
  • Get damaged Rigiflex ready for repair, photo of the damage to the repairer
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer (finish reefing lines)
  • Finish box in pipes in Lady's change
  • Seal the hole in RS Tera and replace hatch seal - test hull
  • Work on / re-assemble Kestrel back from repair work
  • Jetty cleaned
  • Work on "new" tender
  • Kestrel floor painted (mike brought some in) ready for re-rigging.
  • Wheels moved on the double axle trailer.
  • Halloween stuff put away.
  • 2 padded chairs darned.
  • Hose from down the steps tided.
  • Cement on-site for canoe posts.
  • Pump out pontoon used by Raden Engineering
  • Recover pontoon used by Raden Engineering
  • Replace brushes in the chop saw
  • Label the second batch of Apple Juice
  • Prep work for Work Day - find tools etc
  • Workday task planning and materials
    • List jobs on Kestrels for the workday
    • canoe/kayak rack planning
      Splice Lines on fenders for buoys
      Start fixing fenders to Mirror Jetty
  • Label bottles of apple juice
  • Replace valves on men's showers
  • Install lights in men's showers
  • Replace hand dryer in men's
  • Prepare pontoon for Raden Engineering
  • Fit divider in men's shower
  • Check bilge pump electrics on safety 1 and 2
  • Prepare pontoon for Raden Engineering
  • Repair craft fault report folder
  • Check engine serial numbers
  • Replace broken hooks in changing room enlarge to 4.5mm clearance hole, use 4.0 x 40 screws
  • Produce food allergens folder
  • Sort tiedown for club Wayfarer - cut a hole in the concrete and fix a chain
  • Sandbags around the new ramp.
  • Pump out work pontoon
  • Clean main jetty
  • Mark up/colour code more of the Drott shed storage racks
  • Move mud weights to the water's edge
  • Replace Number 9 racing mark (chain failed)
  • Fix flood light by the main gate
  • Check flue mounting on the training room
  • Pick apples
  • List all dead boats and photograph
  • Investigate and tighten up handle on clubroom door
  • Check fuel
  • Make mud weight for #9 + spare
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer (mast step)
  • Rebuild a kestrel for use in the training weekend
  • Yet more boat moving
  • More Boat moving
  • Painting/varnishing boat parts
  • Construct compost enclosure
  • Prune more trees on route for Rayden Eng.
  • Get Kestrel #6 back to drott shed and restore fittings
  • Change engine on Safety 1
  • Boat moving
  • Replace shock cord on committee boat cover
  • Replace shock cord on pico toe straps
  • Replace main cleat starboard side on 1 pico
  • Sort cleaning supplies
  • Finish update of Eco toilet signs
  • Look at access toilet shower waste pump - not running automatically
  • Replace shock cord on rigiflex lockers
  • Check fixings on Rigiflex for stressed screws
  • Tighten fixings on safety 1 bow cleat
  • Replace shock cords on safety 1 cover ridge pole and stand
  • Clean/lubricate padlock on Safety 1
  • Pickup and move cuttings from ditch clearing
  • Find or replace MOB buoys for training use - create a storage location
  • Check solar charger on Committee Boat
  • Replace fuel line on a tank in flamstore
  • Move boats by dead boat pen to allow Rayden Eng access
  • Fix shelf in the kitchen cupboard
  • Sort Kestrel to go for repair
  • Investigate lift on 15hp outboard
  • Investigate eco-toilet cubical light, reported on all night
  • Fill rubbish skip
  • Finish off round stopcock cover
  • Check parts required for flail and order
  • Prepare Eco toilets for the third unit - clear cubical, door catch, cubical light, door sign, instructions
  • Test Safety 1 - battery reported flat, not used last Sunday
  • Signs - campsite rules, beach area, car park notices need fixing (replace drawing pins)
  • Finish loading skip with scrap metal
  • Collect up windsurf boards and hide
  • Review centre inspection action and plan actions on boats
  • HS2 Meetings
  • Clean gate sensors (playing up)
  • Review centre inspection action and plan actions on boats
  • Replace hinges on main clubroom door
  • Straighten door closer
  • Sort battery on Dory (swop from the committee boat and use small on committee boat)
  • Clean Solar pannel on Committee Boat
  • Load skip with scrap metal
  • Check power boat kits and extinguishers
  • Make up a short tiller extension for H15
  • Work on Club Kestrels specifically rudders
  • Assemble and fit wind indicators
  • Ride-on mower - Get it running smoothly, work on cutter blade
  • Put up car park signs
  • Prep work for the open day
    • Tent up
    • Check food stocks
    • Collect meat from the butcher
    • Collect beer
    • Floatation test on kayaks
    • Displays
    • Feather flags
    • ...........
  • Mark up new buoyancy aids
  • Treat wooden coat hooks
  • Continue work on Club Wayfarer
  • Look at engine lockdown on Dory - reports of lifting in reverse
  • Prep work for Stow work party
  • Replace broken hooks in men's with wooden ones
  • Tidy up timber stock behind the clubhouse and alongside Drott shed
  • Check trolly wheels on Pico dinghies
  • Clean out the club room fire for summer!
  • Repair centre main fitting on RS Vision
  • Ride-on mower - Carb back on
  • Mountfield mower - get it running again!
  • Swap remaining clubroom lights
  • Investigate Drott shed lights
  • Clean gutters around the clubhouse, check the filter on rear downpipe (seen overflowing)
  • Treat wooden coat hooks
  • Prep for Barrus Day
    Cut grass round gate sensors
    More Grass CuttingFinish reposition of "new" ramp (add shackles)
  • Mountfield Mower - remove Blade bolt and sharpen the blade
  • Replace some clubroom lights with LED lamps
  • Tape Shrouds on club boats
  • Repair Kestrel rudders.
  • Varnish oppie foils
  • Spread 18t shingle on car-park
  • Sort bits in "Inner Sanctum"
  • Recover 'lost' mud weight
  • Grass cutting
  • Preparation for PTBO
  • Work on club Wayfarer
  • Paint walls in men's cubicles
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