Valuable Links

These links are considered of great value
Interesting Article on Lightning & Grounding
National NOAA Marine Buoy Center
Official US Time Clock
An absolutely EXTENSIVE discussion on boat restoration - a 'Triton'  - click on 'The Rebuilding Project'
Project site for Morgan Out Island 41 'Anabelle'
Project Site for a C & C Landfall 38
  (these are serious projects)
The ' Battery University '
' Classic Plastic ' Sailboat Forum
Replacing your Thru Hull Valves - while still in the water
Not for the faint hearted.  Would get the Captain to authorize a shot of Tequila for each valve to be done.  You can decide if you prefer to take the shot before, or after the replacement
Rebuilding of a Bristol 29
Makeover of a Tartan 30
Victron Electrics Book
Electrical Consumption considerations on Yachts
A Builder's Manual for Coronado 25
(what everyone is hoping to find for their boat) - one of my previous boats, that took me thru a storm with 70+ knot winds

- also termed: "building manual for the Sailcrafter 25".  For a while the Coronado 25 hull was offered as a 'kit', and these are the instructions provided for fabricating, assembling and completing the boat
Repacking a Stuffing Box g/stuffing_ box
Various Articles of general Use (mast step repair, etc.)
Roll and TIp Painting 'Tips'


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