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

Magic Gel Coat

The ugly duckling desperately needed some love, sanding, and polishing. Amazing what will happen if you take the time to refurbish your gel coat. The plan was to rub and polish the gel coat thoroughly last winter. But last spring was an icy spring, and we did not get running water at the marina until … More Magic Gel Coat