Emergency Steering Arcona 400

The blocks and low friction rings are for improving the leverage (3:1) on the emergency steering. The emergency steering consists of a steel tiller connected directly on the rudder post. The 3:1 leverage is made of 4 mm dyneema loops with low friction rings or blocks and two 7 mm polyester lines 

Ongoing projects 2020 / 2021

The following projects are planned for 2021. During the fall 2020 and winter 2020-2021 no actual projects was started or completed since everything was on hold until March 2021. Planned for 2021 (not completed) New antifouling Service blocks inside boom Third reef Stern worklight Complete watermaker installation Keelpro on dinghy Handheld searchlight (ARC approved) Second … More Ongoing projects 2020 / 2021

Alternator upgrade

Alternator upgraded to a Balmar 120A alternator with serpentine belt conversion and a MC-614 regulator. Tachometer display replaced and tachometer calibrated for the new alternator. In a previous post, I wrote about the risks of damaging the alternator when switching to lithium batteries and different ways of how to protect the alternator. Protecting your alternator … More Alternator upgrade