is just wonderful. Well if you live on a boat, go to the beach and don’t
have to work. The Valley has been steaming at around 105 F but the beach and
stay around 85F.
We have been working on our huge “TO
DO” list which seems to grow as opposed to shrink.
Must Do (Pri 1)
Genset (won't start)
Spinnaker sock (repack)
Spreader boots (mizzen)
Swing main helm compass
Install stove cover storage rack
Re-mount radar reflector in "rain catch" position
More reefer insulation!
Install cup holders : Aft cabin, Nav desk
Should Have (Pri 2)
Finish Purchases on Equipment List
Wrap handrail w/leather
Miscellaneous line hangers (dock lines)
Install shower rods & curtains
Repair crack in Bowsprit
Sand and varnish wheel
Install Floor Hatch Holddown system
Rewire WEFAX to sub-panel breaker switch
Wire A/B antenna switch (WEFAX & SSB)
Re-wire radar - nmea bearings from KVH not A/P
Install new portlight holdup chains/hooks
Label hoses, elec. lines
Label running rigging/mast exits/rope clutches
I finished the touchups on the wood. I ended up doing the cockpit wood
entirely. I am so glad we use Ceatol instead of varnish – not as pretty
but a breeze to apply. I seem to be endlessly cleaning and the boat never
seems to be tidy – that kid will make a million messes in 5 minutes!