Today was almost windless and cloudless so it was pretty warm below decks, but I made it through the "office" day with no problems. The varnishers began today, starting at around 10AM and using a bit of teak cleaner and water to do the first wash of the cockpit table and leaves. There is some significant staining that is beyond the simple cleaner they had, so I mixed up a dilute hydrochloric acid solution and treated the spotted areas and then mixed up some more and did the whole tabletop and leaves since I wanted a uniform color in the end. The varnishers left, but will be back tomorrow to continue the preparation work. After the cleaned sections had dried they looked much better, and with some sanding should look like new teak and be ready for varnishing.
I had an early pizza dinner at 17:00 because of the impending curfew, but the combination of sitting in the sun, a hot pepperoni pizza and judicious use of the spicy oil had me sweating profusely and I had to take another shower to cool down! But the food was tasty and I don't regret having eaten it (but next time I'll choose a seat in the shade).

Hardware removed from table The metal hardware has been removed and the tarnished tabletop is ready for cleaning
(2021-08-30 06:44:59 NIKON D850 with a "24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8" lens. [f/13.0, 1/25s] ISO 64)
Hardware removed from table
Cleaning the cockpit table The worker is washing and cleaning the tabletop
(2021-08-30 11:09:18 NIKON D850 with a "24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8" lens. [f/13.0, 1/25s] ISO 64)
Cleaning the cockpit table
Table leaves removed and cleaned I removed the teak leaves and gave them an acid treatment to remove as many and as much of the stains as I could
(2021-08-30 15:03:44 NIKON D850 with a "24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8" lens. [f/4.5, 1/500s] ISO 64)
Table leaves removed and cleaned
Initial cleaning I used a dilute hydrochloric acid wash to remove the stains on the table and this is what they look like after drying
(2021-08-30 16:33:37 NIKON D850 with a "24.0-70.0 mm f/2.8" lens. [f/14.0, 1/20s] ISO 64)
Initial cleaning
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