As some of you may know, we love to get out there and explore…new areas, new towns, to take a walk or a sail somewhere new. Even now, with COVID concerns there are ways to have those experiences. With Rhode Island closed to us… Continue Reading “A hidden Gem”
Good morning everyone. As I write this post in my living room I cannot help but feel the sense of ” wasted time” on a perfect boat prep day. Why would you say this you may ask? Well….. we are stuck on the hard… Continue Reading “Stuck on the Hard!!”
Hello everyone, Here we go again for yet another sailing season spring prep. As if we all didn’t have enough challenges getting everything done before we splash, now the universe throws us a curve ball with COVID-19. As many of you know Tammy, Ray… Continue Reading “Spring Checklist!! Getting ready for a new season of sailing.”
The search is over! We have found our new vessel. So how does a person make such a big decision? Well its not easy that’s for sure. So lets cover a few vessels we seen and what our opinion was of each vessel.
Why are we selling Ocean Phoenix…she is an amazing vessel and we have had a great time on her, but now we are looking at a Catamaran.
Could it be True…Ocean Phoenix is for sale? After a lot of soul searching, yes she is…we love her but have to let her go.
New instruments, new refridgeration, mast re-rigged, wiring, new sunshades, floors redone, dripless shaft, fuel tank sensor wire replaced, regular maintenance… There was a lot of days with a lot of work. At the boat show this year you will remember that we purchased new… Continue Reading “All work and no play….”
Our first sailing vacation
Last year we were really watching our packing glad, the thin jam nut seemed to be warped a little and we were unable to lock it down like we wanted to. We could get a slow drip but had a slow steady stream after… Continue Reading “Dripless Shaft Seal”
The Bilge – A dirty job, but someone has to do it…