Boat work so far…
Replaced all the rigging.
Replaced the main, miz & stay sail.
Replaced the port fuel tank with an 85 gallon aluminum tank.
Replacing the starboard fuel tank with a 135 gallon tank liner.
Replaced the aft head & bought spare pump & rebuild kit.
Replumbed aft head for fresh or salt water flushing.
Installed new bilge pump on starboard side of bilge.
Replaced the main freshwater pump & bought spare pump.
Installed a foot pump for fresh water &
installed diverter to select main tank or day tank.
Installed a 23 gallon purified day tank for water maker output.
Installed 22 gallon holding tank under aft bed.
Plumbed in fresh or salt water flush.
Rebuilt aft head, then…
Replaced aft head 2 years later.
Built high efficient refrigerator/freezer with 6” insulated freezer & 4 to 5” insulated refrigerator.
Installed 24 stainless steel ports with glass.
Removed most of the waffle textured wall coverings & grinded, bondo/faired & painted most interior of boat.
Painted the boot strip area after major decrazing project.
Removed aft SS rails, filled & faired all deck holes.
Installed new SS rail upgrades.
Removed, filled & faired all deck holes.
Re rigged stay sail boom to loose footed mini jib with Lewmar 23 wench, deck cleat, deck swivel blocks & line eye guides.
Painted non skid over entire deck.
Installed solar panels.
Installed wind generator.
Removed & rewired both masts.
Installed instrument pod for radar, chartplotter, depth, speed, wind, auto…
Installed a wind instrument.
Installed new VHF antenna
Installed new motoring nav light
Installed three mast mounted deck lights
Installed new hailing speaker
Installed new LED anchoring light
Installed new Lightening dissipater
Installed new rigging isolators for SSB/ham radio antenna
Installed an auto pilot.
Installed water maker.
Created Entertainment center:
Installed 88 key keyboard controller with teak & holly lid closuer.
Installed 22” video monitor.
Installed new computer.
Installed new e charts of Mexico
Installed GPS interface to e chart computer
Bought paper charts from here to NZ.
Installed Icom 802 SSB/Ham radio with pactor modem.
Installed all compontents & tested winlink radio email once.
Installed antenna tuner
Installed duel bronze underwater ground plates
Installed 6 M & K Speakers & one sub.
Installed new Panisonic receiver with iPod connection
Installed large power amp & sub amp
Built custom musical instrument holder for harp, guitar & stick.
Stored guitar Pod interface.
Stored Live & recording box TC Live
Stowed all windsurfing gear,
Stowed Robin’s new surf board.
Installed mounting brackets for three mountain bikes.
Replaced 31 year old microwave oven.
Installed hooka snorkel system with duel operation
Bought new dive regulator.
Installed life raft.
Bought dingy & Motor.
Built & installed motor holder.
Designed & built boat sun cover.
Designed & built motoring/light wind sailing cockpit sun shade.
Installed new Led lights over settee, nav station, entertainment area, Robin’s room, kitchen & aft bedroom.
Installed battery led lights in both bath rooms.
Installed new Lofrans windlass.
Installed 400’ of 3/8” HT chain with fully articulating oversized swivel
Installed 75’ of 3/8” HT chain for storm anchor & aft anchor.
Stored CQR & Fortress on aft rail
Installed new 88lb Rocna anchor.
Installed remote anchor control/chain counter.
Installed large battery bank & built storage box.
Installed an Inverter.
Replaced dripless shaft gland with a standard packing gland.
Installed new motor parts:
Raw water pump,
Fresh water pump,
Main oil heat exchanger,
Transmission oil heat exchanger,
Fuel lifter pump,
Replaced the main rear seal & gasket.
Installing a Walker Air Sep.
Installing 135 gallon fuel tank liner