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We are back in Cookstown.

The Boat is at Bert Jabin's Boat Yard in Annapolis Maryland.

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          Below:  Anchored behind Allen Cay facing north.  Boat is 3rd from left.

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Arggg engine ooops

Posted by Bryan on Thursday, February 27, 2014, In : Repairs 
We knew the day would come when something would go wrong and cause us to stop.  It was unrealistic to think it would never happen.  One of the definitions of "Cruising" is " Going to exotic places and fixing your boat." 

It all started with an innocent fuel transfer.  We have 4 different fuel tanks.  Which is a great thing!!.  Each fuel tank has enough fuel to run the boat for over 24 hours non stop.  We only pull fuel out of the starboard tank, which when full, can run the boat for 48 hours n...
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Posted by Bryan on Friday, November 1, 2013, In : Repairs 
October 29th
We stopped in Deltaville, at the Deltaville Marina.  If you have access to nautical charts, or perhaps zoom in on Google earth, the entrance is CRAZY.  We touched ground a few times on the way in and out.  Great for motor boats, not so great for Sailboats.  Marina had a courtesy car that we used to go pick up our parts and then took the time to do a few more repairs and upgrades.  Finished the generator and installed LED spreader lights.  Very bright for very little power.  Change...
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