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DIY Tip of the Week

DIY Tip of the Week: The Power of Water Is your boat’s A/C unit acting up again? Our DIY Tip…

Resilience

I have touched on the subject before, but I feel like it is time to revisit what I previously referred…

Boat Plumbing

Evidently, I have been googling too much boat plumbing this week, because this showed up in my feed, even though…

Freshwater system overview

Here is the freshwater system overview, from our old friend Don Casey. I will also take this opportunity to make a…

Marine sanitation systems

West Marine offers a good overview of the possible set ups for marine sanitation systems (aka, the head and holding tank). Interestingly…

The boat's water systems

Moving on to the boat’s water systems, the main issue you are likely to face these days is stagnant water…

Wrap up electrical systems

To wrap up electrical systems week, take a look at this article from Boat US regarding boat batteries! I had a…

About the wiring on your boat

It was going to be very hard to explain your boat’s wiring set up without pictures, so I was very…

More electrical systems

The front of your electrical panel probably looks nice and orderly. These panels tend to consist of neat rows of…

Electrical systems

One of the first things to understand is the difference between your AC system and your DC system. AC power…

This Old Boat

If you have anything bigger than a kayak, you probably have multiple systems onboard. Electrical systems, mechanical systems, communications, plumbing,…

Assist sailing organizations

Having spent the week discussing ways to spend our money, I thought we would wrap up with ways to donate.…
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