Over the last few days we've been going down our checklist, knocking things off, one by one.
Sails off and stowed - check
Generator serviced - check
Engine oil changed - check, although I had to repair two pumps and replace hoses from the pumps.
Interior teak washed down - check
Solar panels stowed - check
|When you're done there can you fetch me a beer?
Murphy the Dinghy motor cleaned, flushed and stowed - check
Liquor cabinet cleaned out - check
|Home away from home
Toilets cleaned (yuck!) - check
Fenders, MOB floats, etc stowed - check
Electronics stowed and protected - check
Cockpit table stowed - check
Binnacle covered - check
Hatches covered - check
Lines stowed - check
|Covers and hurricane straps
Engine flushed - check
Prop cleaned - check
Water tank emptied - check
Fuel tank filled - check
Propane tanks shut off - check
Hurricane straps on - check
and a million other little jobs - check
And, on top of all that, we learned we have a leak in a pump so salt water is collecting in the lockers. Put that on the list to bring a new one down next year.
|Where's the duct tape?
|I hate you... especially at $US 400
|I was going to go up to get the wind instrument but he volunteered
|Pam's picture window... more Maria boats coming in from Tortola
|Need to replace 25 year old hoses and through-hulls
|Had some copper foil attached... need Steve Carlton to clean it up.
|They're still coming
|Odie's got it WAY up in the air. Weird
|Uh oh. Something's in the way
|This one is going to take some work!
|Into the well
|Up and out
|Murphy the dingy ready for storage
|Packed and ready to go
Thanks for following along!