ENGINE READY TO GO

Finally, the engine parts arrived from the USA.  Big event, the engine has been serviced and the new exhaust mixer was fitted this afternoon. Engine wise we are all ready to go.  I took a trip into town this morning to pick up some additional antenna cable and connectors. This afternoon I installed the AIS … Continue reading ENGINE READY TO GO

SHORTS AND T SHIRT DAY

Wonderful day, bright sun and no wind.  Broke the shorts out today.  Another day rummaging around the boat.  I have now found everything and been in every space possible.  Also set up and tested the autopilot ran OK after I cleaned the contacts.   I topped up the fresh water today and found where the overflow … Continue reading SHORTS AND T SHIRT DAY

CHANGING TIMES AND TECHNOLOGY

Another sparkling day, still and cold in the morning and warming up nicely when the sun got some altitude.  I ordered the Iridium GO satellite communication package this morning and look forward to the arrival and hook up on board.  It will make communication much easier with no need to come ashore and hunt out … Continue reading CHANGING TIMES AND TECHNOLOGY