Boat Projects

To do

  • Paper Charts (Buy)
  • Angie needs/wants to learn how to use a sextant
  • 303 Sunprotect Exposed Canvas
  • Patio Door Weather Infiltration into Salon – figure something out
  • Move Fuel Scrubber Lower Tank Pumps
  • Replace Water Tank Level and Gauge, with something other than VDO units
  • Build/Weld up a new Emergency Tiller
  • Fix leak at New Rear Washdown Box
  • Spare Prop
  • Gunsafe – Install
  •  Sand/Fiberglass Sugar Scoop Seams (Replace Rusted Screws (Don’t Trust Harbor Freight SS!!))
  • Handheld Watermaker
  • Replace Master Shower Valve
  • Tile Master Shower and Head Area
  • Lube Bimini Zippers
  • Boat Procedure Lists
  • New wiring schematic
  • Add Fuse Block For Wind Generator and PV
  • Purchase Spare Starter, alternator, filters – Complete/Refill spares
  • Replace Domestic Hot and Cold Piping
  • Replace Sewer Lines
  • Add 110v Outside at Helm
  • UV line experiment currently underway
  • Rebed Bimini Supports and Stanchions
  • Ground Thru Hulls
  • Polish Mast
  • Polish Boom
  • Replace AC Catch Pan (Pull Unit make sure it is not leaking)
  • Sun Shades for Bimini – Angie and her sewing machine
  • Install Trampoline with in 2 sections attached to gang plank – Angie needs to make new trampoline first, then install
  • Red/White Deck Light- LED – Cockpit
  • Caulk/Seal Deck Hatches (permanently on To Do List)
  • Caulk/Seal Escape Hatches (permanently on To Do List)
  • Sell some things (old engines, replaced electronics)
  • Leash train cats (never going to happen)
  • Train cats to use a toilet (also not going to happen)
  • Rebuild Master Bed changing orientation and adding side storage
  • More solar panels for hard Bimini
  • Replace wind generator
  • Jeneker sacrificial sail sun cover
  • Chaps for Tender
  • Add 2 more lights to hard bimini
  • Fix (corroded plug ) mooring light
  • Embroider more cockpit pillows
  • Add reading light for master
  • Add 2nd fan in master
  • Mesh bag for Stbd sugar scoop
  • Dinghy cleat
  • Dinghy storage box
  • Replace dinghy cooler seat hinges and add pad
  • Fishnet pvc pipe storage
  • Clean Grill
  • LP locker relocate
  • Rebuild storage arrangement in port storage
  • Diamond plate on front bow and anchor
  • Replace lines and run back to helm
  • Diamond plate on bows
  • Mesh bag for sugar port scoop
  • Hand rails for sugar scoops
  • Recover counter top
  • Add more counter jar stops and add retaining strap
  • Split salon island cushion.
  • Move weight to stern and put boat on diet (reduce hull slap)

 

Have Done

  • Change Engines and  saildrives
  • Replace Garmin wireless VHF with hard wired (not designed for larger boats)
  • Replace + and – Engine Main Wire (Both Sides)
  • Ring mirrors with sea shells
  • Fishing pole and spear mounts on Hard Bimini
  • Replace and add lighting for exterior salon
  • Make and embroider pillows for exterior salon
  • Vet last minute check ups
  • Boat Docs up to date
  • Travel docs
  • Insurance
  • New Backer for Helm Gauge Cover (or hinged door)
  • Purple, Chili Peppers, and misc Bimini Rope Lights
  • New MOB pole with light
  • More Fender Covers
  • Line Bags – Installed cleats instead
  • Replace Crazed Salon  Lexan Hatch Glass and Hatch clips (Need lots and lots of spares)
  • Resolder Salon Connections at Lights (LED replacements do not work due to poor connections)
  • Replace Port Head Toggle Switches
  • Davit Dinghy Protector
  • Dinghy Motor Cover
  • Grille Cover
  • Replace Guest Shower Valve and Faucet Valve
  • Replace Batteries (6 Yrs old)
  • Change Battery Main on/off
  • Fiberglass/ Gelcoat Patch/Fill Holes
  • Install Rubrail
  • Fill Keel gaps with Orange epoxy
  • Patch Keel mold holes
  • Install Jacklines and Sails
  • Install Tender Retractible Wheels
  • Clean Fridge Coils
  • Buy Calcium Chloride Dehum Material (Pool Supply House)
  • Setup Ditch Bag – A
  • Sea Drogue
  • Audible Motion Sensor Alarms
  • Rebuild Heads
  • Move Garmin Independent Fishfinder to Starbord Hull (Primary in Port)
  • Tender Storage Locker – Angie to Design/Build (COOLER)
  • Lights for Alarms
  • Install New 42 gal Fuel Tank and Reroute Fuel Scrubber
  • Replace Radar Reflector and Flag Line
  • Add Windlass remote along with new windlass (or Fix Button and still add remote)
  • Install Double Anchor Bow Mount and Stern Single Anchor Mount (Fortress)
  • Galvonic Isolator Install
  • Reflective  Tape on Mast
  • Letter New Dinghy, Register New Dinghy
  • Code Zero Blocks
  • Check Lifejacket Auto Inflates
  • Personal Locators for Life jackets
  • Service Scuba Gear/Tanks
  • Rebuild Rudder Bearings
  • Lube steering
  • Check all bilge pumps
  • Patio Door – Door latch (while underway)
  • Code Zero Furler Line Extension (75-100′) – Angie needs to learn how to splice
  • Redo Lazyjack Lines (additional blocks or complete new system)
  • Replacement of Chartplotter, Radar, Autopilot (basically all electronics)
  • SSB Installation – or new Sat Phone?? or both??
  • Move Bottom Paint Line up a Few Inches
  • Redo Anchor Bridle
  • Bend Wind Generator pole (went a bit too far, but almost vertical now)
  • Clean out Lockers
  • Purchase New Primary Anchor (Spade)
  • Purchase Emergency O2, AED, and Blood Testing Equip
  • Purchase Spare Air tanks for diving
  • Set-up Spot Tracker and Alarm
  • Replace Fresh Water Rear Transom Hot/Cold Washdown Box
  • New Tender
  • New EPIRB
  • Motor Mount for 3HP Johnson
  • Sand, Recaulk Saildrive Boots
  • Replace Port Salidrive with Spare Unit
  • Replace Guest, Master, and Kitchen Faucets
  • Install pump soap dispensers
  • Install new Boat Striping
  • Fix Vinyl/Patch Boot Stripe (Rusty bolts hanging out at dockside are not your friends!)
  • Add Foil Bubble Wrap to Engine Sound Proofing
  • Fix Leak at UV Light
  • Add Handles and toggles to Interior Access Hatches
  • Add Shelfs in All Bedrooms
  • Dinghy Painters
  • New Geneker Furler line
  • Glass Tile Salon Cabinet Top
  • DVD/Blueray – Master Berth
  • Radio Antenna Booster
  • Wirie Internet Booster
  • 12v Outlet at Nav Desk
  • Anchor Buoys
  • DVD Shelf in Master
  • Replace Salon Starboard Ventilation Fan
  • Replace Lights with LED bulbs
  • Replace bunk lights with LED bunk lights
  • Caulk/Seal Hatches
  • Rebuild Honda Outboard (New Carb, Cap, Spk Plug, Spark Wire)
  • Boat Stamp – to make us look “official”

 

 

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