Monthly Archives: August 2015

The Challenges of a New Cruiser

This morning I try lighting the burner to start making coffee,¬†and the burner, no matter what I did, just would not stay lit. You just don’t encounter these small type of annoyances at home but, on a boat you not … Continue reading

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Moving Aboard the Western Flyer

Moving Aboard the Western Flyer Wednesday, August 26, 2015 “Once upon a time a man said he was going cruising. Everyone heard him and soon the whole world cheered! Hurrah! Hurrah! They cheered him so loudly that the man decided … Continue reading

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Another Rock Stacking Hike

Enjoy the pictures son.

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Alaska Marine Ferry and Inside Passage

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The Western Flyer and Sea of Cortez

The Western Flyer and Sea of Cortez.

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Offshore Life Raft and more

“If anything’s gonna happen, it’s gonna happen out there.” One of my favorite Captain Ron quote. Subject: Offshore Life Raft “Some have said they have felt a boat shudder before she struck a rock, or cry when she beached and … Continue reading

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High capacity bilge pump project

Done.  The pump was installed and plumbed about a year ago but, now it has its own dedicated thru Hull hole instead of sharing with the lower capacity in the sump bilge pump.  On our next haul out we plan … Continue reading

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Goodbye Boats that Never Move

Subject:  Boats that never move from their boat slips. Take this sailboat to our port side for example.  Last August we moved into our current boat slip, exactly one year later we will vacate our slip and this boat has … Continue reading

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Baja News

http://www.bajainsider.com./categories/travel

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Joined the Defever Owner’s Cruising Association

http://www.defevercruisers.com/

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