RUDDER FAILURE on an Ocean Passage? Let’s find out! (Patrick Childress Sailing #61)

RUDDER FAILURE on an Ocean Passage? Let’s find out! (Patrick Childress Sailing #61)

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)

Digging deeper into the weeping keel – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.111)

Digging deeper into the weeping keel – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.111)

What’s next Captain? Well I believe you’ve got a little side project going on haven’t ya? Yes a complete surprise as it turns out Oh how I love boat surprises! Let me show you A few people have asked why we are paying 150 euros a month to stay in the studio apartment when weRead More Digging deeper into the weeping keel – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.111)

Capt. Brady says GOODBYE! SEASON FINALE…Ep.258

Capt. Brady says GOODBYE! SEASON FINALE…Ep.258

Water onboard a Sailboat in Chagos-How to Survive on a Desert Island -Patrick Childress #16

Water onboard a Sailboat in Chagos-How to Survive on a Desert Island -Patrick Childress #16

Water – Whats in it? Can you survive on a Deserted Island? You came here to do laundry thank them off our communal well on target here right here that’s a good bucket now you can get a good picture took a little practice to get this thing going in upside-down to scoop the waterRead More Water onboard a Sailboat in Chagos-How to Survive on a Desert Island -Patrick Childress #16

7 Sailing Tips For Blue Water Sailboats (How to STOP LEAKS on Sailboats)Patrick Childress Sailing#25

7 Sailing Tips For Blue Water Sailboats (How to STOP LEAKS on Sailboats)Patrick Childress Sailing#25

Finally we had some waves hopefully the wind will follow so we can stop this motoring and put up some sails hello my name is Patrick Childress on Brick House and today I have seven very important sailing tips for the long-range Cruiser and certainly number seven is the most valuable I think even theRead More 7 Sailing Tips For Blue Water Sailboats (How to STOP LEAKS on Sailboats)Patrick Childress Sailing#25

First haul out in nearly 2 years – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.100)

First haul out in nearly 2 years – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.100)

We’ve just met Harris. Yes he’s a lovely bloke and he explained the procedure for getting the boat onto the sled for the haul out tomorrow morning which is happening around about 7:30 / 8 o’clock so tonight is officially our last sunset on board for the year of 2019. It’s been a heck ofRead More First haul out in nearly 2 years – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.100)

We finally made it – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.099)

We finally made it – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.099)

Monday morning just a little bit after nine o’clock we are anchored up at the Chalkis bridge and we’re going over to see the port authorities to pay our fee and get a timeslot for going through the bridge when it opens tonight between 10 o’clock at night and 1 o’clock in the morning andRead More We finally made it – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.099)

12 volt hot water system for boats – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.072)

12 volt hot water system for boats – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.072)

Well I’ve just got back from marina and I have one of these a 55ml socket that the tech services guy kindly lent to me. So as soon as I have taken this one out put the new one in and everything’s tight I’ll get this straight back to him because I’m a firm believerRead More 12 volt hot water system for boats – Sailing A B Sea (Ep.072)