We don’t need the nightmare of a rudder failure on our next ocean passage! This boat is 44 years old and with that alone that gives me great concern about what’s going on inside of that rudder so let’s dig into it and see what we have. Hello we are Patrick and Rebecca Childress andRead More RUDDER FAILURE on an Ocean Passage? Let’s find out! (Patrick Childress Sailing #61)
Storm Ciara has passed and Storm Dennis is on his way we leave our safe mooring at Taft Wharf to pick up supplies in Rugeley in preparation for Storm Dennis. Heading south east down the Trent and Mersey canal on our narrow boat we pass over Brindley Bank aqueduct. Built in 1777 the Canal crossesRead More 84_Any Port in a Storm!
Hempholme, East Yorkshire We start our adventure just as the floods subside. Struncheon Hill Lock is level due to the amount of fresh coming down and backing up against the incoming tide. The flood wall at Hull Bridge came into it’s own Beverley Beck also had the flood gate in place Barge winding to goRead More Hols 2007 – Flood to Flood
Marine engines live the tough life. One of the most important procedures you can add to your maintenance program is freshwater flushing. Regular flushing of your motor’s cooling system helps prevent corrosion as well as debris from damaging your engine. This is especially true in salt water but it is also true in many freshRead More Steve Pennaz – Freshwater Outboard Flushing
You know, running water is a great thing to have on a boat. But when the winter comes around, it’s time to put the system to bed. Hi, I’m Mark Corke from BoatUS Magazine. Today I’m going to walk you through the steps necessary to winterize the water system on your boat so when theRead More Winterize Your Boat’s Freshwater System | BoatUS
Ok guys, so one thing I do want to talk about is this: yes this unit does do CHIRP and yes this unit does do side scan but you can’t run CHIRP and side scan both at the same time. So if I’m up here and I want to put this chart in CHIRP, IRead More Lowrance Elite Ti Switching Sonar Modes
hello everyone thanks for joining me again today I'm on the banks of the Peace River today to show you a product that I've tried at home and also on one of my kayak camping expeditions I did and that product is the solar all on one filter so sit back and enjoy the reviewRead More The Sawyer All-in-One Water Filter Kit.