Married to Barb, it’s a rare weekend when we aren’t on our boat. We love to gunk hole, and plan to spend winters in lower latitudes when we retire. We are social animals and love to raft up with other sailors and boaters.
Harpers Ferry/Solomons Island
Chartered throughout the BVI's, will explore USVI this summer. Have sailed the Magothy, Choptank (big and Little),love Pax River, St Leonard Creek
"We have had a leak in heavy rain or big seas at the STBD stays base plate. Although it drips down the chain plate rod it is a possibility. Not sure this is your problem but you can access it by removing the small cover held in place by velcro.
I have a 2010 French made 43 with teak deck, guard rail and adjustable genoa car. A leak has occurred that manifests from the forward of the two 240 sockets into the locker in front of the nav table. It also appears behind the rear socket on the shelf above instrument panel locker. I have re tightened the genoa car track but still leaking.A. Any ideas of where it is enteringB. Has anyone ever tightened the stations or guard wire gate.C. Ideas for how to find leak from deck.The fibre glass…See More
"Hi Ed. Welcome to the group. It would be great to get some conversations going about our boats. So far no one has responded to each other much. I'd love to glean from your voyaging experience in Hooligan. For…"