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New Rules for Big Older Vessels

If you’re a classic boat aficionado with a boat built in 1974, or earlier, and your classic measures over 65 feet in length, then you had better pay attention to a new law, House Bill 2457, which took effect last month. These new rules, initiated by the state Department of Natural Resources, and probably well [...]

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Home is the Best Nest

Has it really been two weeks since I posted anything here? If it’s been that long, it must be because we were sailing! Looking back it feels as though we crammed a full month’s worth of adventure into what was … Continue reading →

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Wire woes…

Much of my time down here is spent digging around in somebody’s boat, trying to figure out why something has quit working. Now, don’t get me work, sometimes things just break, or wear out, but by far and away the biggest number of repairs I make have to do with faulty wiring. Corrosion, vibration, poorly [...]

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Lake Union for the the 4th of July

We decided to try something new this year for the Fourth of July. We decided to watch the fireworks on Lake Union. We usually avoid crowds and especially crowds of boats. But for some unknown reason, we threw caution to … Continue reading → (Read more…) Categories: Destinations Interesting Tags: 4th of July4th of July [...]

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