INSTALLED

 

EQUIPMENT / ITEM

DATE

Comments

New Nissan Outboard steering system & mounting brackets Jul-16  
Rebuild Suzuki & Nissan Outboard water pumps Jun-16  
Rebuild Nissan Outboard throttle & shifter May-16  
Replace Whale Mk V Pump for LaVac Toilet Feb-16  
New Shurflo pump for domestic  freshwater supply Mar-15  
Yanmar starter and solenoid Nov-14 original was still good but got a deal on new one
All new tubes and hoses in Yanmar salt water circuit Nov-14  
All new stainless hose clamps on every Yanmar connection Nov-14  
Yanmar diesel mixing elbow Nov-14 Original lasted over 20 years
Yanmar diesel heat exchanger and exhaust manifold Nov-14 Original lasted over 20 years
Isotherm SPA 40 11-gallon water heater (replacement) Oct-14 Prior Isotherm lasted over 14-years
New Clark Pump for Spectra watermaker Aug-14 Rebuilt with all new parts by Spectra factory
New Mainsail (replacement) Jan-14 Quantum custom built - Hydranet
Lower Toggles on forestay(replacement) Nov-13 Old one was looking cracked and rusty
New Mainsail, Spinnaker, Genoa halyards(replacement) Nov-13 StaSet 7/16" - old ones looked tired and dirty
Raymarine N002 Linear Drive Motor(replacement) Mar-13 30 amp motor- double the power of old one
Raymarine Fluxgate Compass for autopilot(replacement) Mar-13 old one was not very accurate and quite slow
RaymarineP-70 Control Head for autopilot(replacement) Mar-13 Lots of nice features but no rudder angle
Raymarine SPX-30 course computer(replacement) Mar-13 Old one had quit working so well after 18 years
Nissan and Suzuki Outboards Feb-13 rebuilt carburetors and petcocks
Prop Shaft and cutlass bearing(replacement) Nov-12 New ones installed but old ones still looked almost perfect
Bottom Paint Nov-12 Micron CSC - 2 coats
New drains for anchor locker Nov-12 Surveyor wanted a bigger and easier drain
New fuel lines for Yanmar Mar-12 Old lines looked dry and cracked
New Shurflo 3.8 GPM freshwater pump(replacement) Oct-11 This is the third one - I hope it lasts a while!
New bilge pump Feb-11 Put in expensive Johnson rebuildable this time
All new Paint Sailomat Windvane Jun-10 Sandblast old finish off and use Pur15 to seal all aluminum surfaces
New Propane Tank with OPV connection Jan-10  
Six EastPenn 6V Golf Cart Batteries Aug-09 in series/parallel - total of 645 amp hours capacity
Technautics CoolBlue Refrigeration system (replacement) Feb-09 can now make ice cubes & keep ice cream
Yanmar coolant hoses (replaced all) Aug-08  
Yanmar freshwater pump (replacement) Aug-08  
Genoa Sheets (replacement) June-07 1/2" New England Regatta Braid
Garmin 162 Fixed mount GPS Feb - 07 mounts on top of radar
Spectra feedpump heads (replacement) May-07 new high pressure heads from Spectra
Xintex propane sniffer (replacement) May -07  
Dodger (replacement) July-06 real glass in windows - no scratch - no yellowing
Bimini (replacement) July-06 much easier to put up and secure
Windlass motor (replacement) July-06 improved version from Maxwell - more waterproof
Garmin GPS antenna (replacement) Jun-06 new ones for outside/cockpit antenna
Furling line and link plates for drifter roller furler June-06 4:1 block&tackle downhaul for drifter forestay and better control line for roller furler
Propane Tank (replacement) Jun-06 with OPD valve
Spectra feedpump motors (replacement) Jun-06 two new motors for watermaker feed pumps
R-Parts BD50 Compressor & all new refrigerator parts Feb-04 uses 4 amps while running Replaced in 2009
XM Satellite Receiver & FM Modulator Feb-04  
Fabricate & install bow plate for bobstay & anchor shackle Feb-04  
3 - Xenon Reading lights Feb-04  
Freedom 20 Inverter/Battery charger (replacement) Feb-04  
10' Portabote (replacement) Feb-04  
(2) 300' sections of 5/16" HT chain Feb-04  
3 - Fluorescent lights Feb-04  
ICOM M710-RT SSB (replacement) Aug-03  
Rule 1100 GPH automatic bilge pump May-03  
Spectra Watermaker Clark Pump Mar-03 Replace central block and all fittings

ICOM GP-270ML GPS

Dec-02

Great display lots of very useful features

(4) Trojan T-105 house batteries

Dec-02

Bank 2  replaced with six (6) T-105s in fall 2009

Nissan 9.8 HP outboard

Dec-02

moves Portabote at 19 knots w/ 2 people & groceries  rebuilt fuel system in spring 2013

Jensen CD Player

Sep-01

 

Heart In Charge Voltage Regulator

Aug-02

Replace charge control function in Link2000R

Force 10 Propane Stove

Aug-01

Arlene wanted room for pizza stone in oven

SCS Pactor IIPro TNC

Aug-01

Provides onboard e-mail thru the HAM radio-Upgraded to Pactor III very fast

Sunbrella Sun awning

May-02

Covers entire boat

Bottom Painted

Mar-02

3 gallons of Hemphill black nothing grows on it!

Spade 66 pound anchor

Jan-02

Really great anchor sets easy and resets even better - this is our everyday anchor

New Mainsail cover for larger main

Aug-00

 

Winslow 4 person offshore liferaft

Aug-00

 Weights 45 pounds - we keep it at base of stairs in aft cabin

Outboard hoist on solar panel tower

Aug-00

easily removed when not in use 4:1 block&tackle

Autohelm GyroPlus for ST6000 autopilot

Aug-00

much better downwind control REPLACED spring 2013 by Raymarine SPX course computer that has built in gyro compass

ISOTHERM 11 gallon hot water heater

Aug-00

110V, engine heat, Ardic diesel heater replaced October 2014 with identical new one

Bimini for aft cockpit area

Aug-00

 

Ferris towed generator

Jul-00

12 amps at 7 knots

Trace C-40 voltage regulator for solar panels

Jul-00

 

Atlantic Towers arch for solar panels

Jul-00

 Custom made - beautiful workmanship

North 2.5 oz 165% Light Air Reacher

Jul-00

free flying with Harken roller furler

(4) Kyocera 120 watt solar panels

Jun-00

26 amps in San Diego

Blakes LaVac toilet for forward head

Jun-00

much better than stock head

Sailomat Windvane (self steering)

May-00

works very well  rebuilt in 2010

Authelm ST1000 tillerpilot to control Sailomat

May-00

works perfectly / good downwind

Converted aft head into workshop & tool storage

May-00

stainless workbench with vise - toilet is still usable

Two sets of Craftsman roller bearing tool chests

May-00

mounted under workbench

ICOM M710-RT SSB & AT-130 antenna tuner

May-00

HAM frequencies enabled

Spectra 18 GPH watermaker

May-00

 Uses 16 amps

new fuel manifold to control two tanks

Apr-00

 

Convert center water tank to diesel

Apr-00

now have 145 gallons diesel & 83 gallons water

60' 3/8" BBB chain

Jun-99

for sea anchor - to give it cantenary

Dual RACOR diesel fuel filters

Jun-99

can replace either element while engine is running

hand pump for priming diesel fuel filters

Jun-99

built into fuel line - saves a lot of time

RACOR vacum guage for diesel fuel filters

Jun-99

built into fuel line

3500 GPH Rule bilge pump

Jun-99

can be moved anywhere in boat 30' hose/40' cable - very useful for emptying dinghy

DelcoRemy 135 amp alternator (custom built)

Jun-99

carried as spare -full power at 2200 RPM on Yanmar

12' 6" Portabote

Jun-99

folds up and stores on deck - destroyed in Hurricane Mary 2003 - replaced with 10' model

Cortex WeatherFax software

Jun-99

We can get professional weather data anywhere anytime

Jeppersen Marine map charting software

Jun-99

 Charts for Vancouver Island - Acapulco/Sea of Cortez - Replaced in 2002 with NavSuite

Shurflow Pro-blaster washdown pump in anchor well

May-99

 Only clean chain goes into anchor well

Fyrewatch automatic & manual fire extinguisher in engine room

May-99

protects 200 cubic feet

12V positive and negative bus bars in engine room

May-99

all 12V power distributed via fused bus bars

(1) Group 27 Diesel starter battery

May-99

Bank 1- replaced Spring 2009 & Dec 2014

Heart Interface EchoCharger

May-99

prevents starter battery from being discharged

Fire extinguishers mounted in every compartment

May-99

Replaced every couple years

Paratech 18' sea anchor

May-99

 Keeps the boat head into the wind when we can't sail any longer

600' 5/8" Double Braid nylon line

May-99

Used with Sea Anchor - kept in sea anchor bag

Paratech 36" drogue

May-99

 Keeps the boat speed under control when the wind or waves get to be too much

AquaSignal Series 40 mast head lights

Apr-99

2.5 watt bulbs - 5 mile visibility

AquaSignalmast head stobe

Apr-99

 To alert other ships to our position

AquaSignal mast head anchor light

Apr-99

2.5 watt bulbs - 5 mile visibility

Perko 55 watt spreader lights

Apr-99

 Light up the entire boat

Spare Main Halyard

Apr-99

7/16" StaSet X

Spare Genoa Halyard

Apr-99

7/16" StaSet X

Spinnaker crane & block on mast head

Apr-99

 

Jibe preventers - both sides of boom

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss - too complicated and hardly ever used

bronze bushings and sheaves at masthead

Apr-99

all halyards run on new sheaves

bronze bushings and new sheaves for all deck organizers

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

Custom lazy jacks for mainsail

Apr-99

 We can drop the main with no problems in any wind

bronze bushings and sheaves at outboard boom end

Apr-99

 

8:1 boom vang

Apr-99

added harken blocks & new spectra line

mast steps to spreaders and at mast head

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

all halyards in one of two PVC halyard conduits in mast

Apr-99

entire mast rewired in April 1999

all wiring in mast in separate PVC conduit

Apr-99

 Eliminated all halyard slap at anchor

all wiring connections at mast base in water tight boxes

Apr-99

built to telecommunications standards

Forespar 13' - 24' UTS/UTR adjustable reaching pole

Apr-99

 Holds Genoa or Spinnaker out when running downwind

track and Forespar T-125 car to 25' on mast

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

external uphaul/downhaul for car with harken blocks

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss with Harken blocks

staysail tracks from mast aft 6'

Apr-99

 Used with big North Staysail

All main traveler lines and blocks rerigged

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss for easier handling

(2) Spinlock XT line stoppers for big staysail sheet

Apr-99

mounted on cabin top - controlled from cockpit

Dedicated track on mast for trysail

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

Garmin 128 GPS mounted at nav station

Apr-99

can provide guidance to ST6000 autopilot

SSB antenna via insulated Stalock backstay

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

Standard Omni VHF

Apr-99

 Mounted at Nav Station

Standard Omni VHF Microphone & controls in cockpit

Apr-99

 Operate radio from wheel - Replaced under warranty 2003

Shakespere VHF antenna on masthead

Apr-99

 

Standard LH5 25 watt loud hailer / fog horn

Apr-99

horn mounted on mast inside radar guard

Shakespere automatic VHF antenna switch

Apr-99

 

All standing, running rigging inspected

Apr-99

by Brion Toss

New forestay and backstays

Apr-99

installed by Brion Toss

CS Johnson backstay adjusters in each backstay

Apr-99

 Can adjust mast bend while sailing

North Spectra 130TX 120% roller furling genoa

Feb-99

UV cover that matches dodger & mainsail cover - upgrade/repair October 2013

North 175 sq foot 7.5 oz Dacron staysail

Feb-99

sheets to track on either side of cabin top

North 80 sq foot 9.8 oz dacron storm jib

Feb-99

for use on inner forestay

North Spectra 195TX 563 sq foot fully batten MainSail

Feb-99

includes 5 Battslide ball bearing cars / loose footed - replaced in January 2014 by Quantum Hydranet mainsail using old hardware

North 90 sq foot9.8 oz Dacron trysail

Feb-99

mounted on dedicated trysail track

(2) #3 lewmar turning blocks

Jan-99

for genoa sheets

(1) Lewmar #6 winch

Sep-98

for roller furling line

2000 GPH Rule bilge pump

Jul-98

plumbed on top of shower drain box w/ filter

(1) Spinlock XT sheet stopper on port aft deck

Apr-98

controls Profurl furling line

SpeedSeal knurled thumb nuts on Raw water pump

Apr-98

can replace impeller in 5 minutes

Bottom painted

Apr-98

ACP 50+ Trinidad

300' 5/8" nylon anchor rode

Jul-97

For shore ties and other unexpected uses-kept on spool in lazerette

150' 5/8" nylon anchor rode

Jul-97

Stern anchor line

Fortress FX 55 anchor

Jun-97

 The storm anchor

Autohelm ST50 Wind Instrument

Jun-97

 Allows autopilot to steer to wind

Autohelm ST50 multifunction repeater

Jun-97

cable to every compartment - I can check wind & depth while in bed

Suzuki 2 HP outboard

Jun-97

 Rebuilt carb and fuel line in Spring 2013

SONY 10 disc CD player

Apr-97

mounted behind instrument panel

500 GPH Rule bilge pump

Jul-96

plumbed in shower drain box

Custom foldup cockpit table and glass holder

Jun-96

 

AquaSignal Series 40 nav lights on bow

May-96

2.5 watt bulbs - 5 mile visibility

All GPS and instrument data on R20XX display

May-96

the radar display functions as instrument repeater

(2) lewmar adjustable sheet cars on genoa track

Jan-96

control lead of genoa sheets from cockpit - seldom use them -  We make lead changes when tacking

Garmin 75 GPS mounted under dodger

Sep-95

can provide guidance to ST6000 autopilot - Replaced in 2003 by Garmin 128

BOSE 151 marine speakers

Sep-95

can be moved to anywhere in boat - Failed in 2003 now at bottom of sea

Shurflow 3.8 GPM fresh water pressuriztion system

Jul-95

with accumulator tank replaced in fall 2012

Pryde Asymetric Cruising Spinnaker

May-95

 1200 sq feet - very easy to fly

Yanmar oil pressure and water temperature guages

May-95

 

BorgWarner engine hour meter

May-95

2845 hours October 2014

Bruce 44# anchor

Apr-95

 Our favorite everyday anchor until spring 2001 in Mexico when we started using 66# Spade

Danforth 22# anchor

Apr-95

 Used as stern anchor

180' 3/8" BBB chain

Apr-95

 Used with Bruce 44

180' 3/8" BBB chain

Apr-95

 Used with Fortress FX55

30' 3/8" BBB chain

Apr-95

for sea anchor & stern anchor

(2) 200' 5/8" nylon anchor rodes

Apr-95

 one for each big anchor

Maxwell 1200 VWC windlass

Apr-95

Motor rebuilt in 2003 and replaced in 2007

AquaSignal 10 watt foredeck light on front of mast

Apr-95

 

Raytheon R20XX radar antenna on mast

Apr-95

27' up mast with custom stainless guard

Profurl NC-1 roller furling

Apr-95

installed by Brion Toss

(2) Lewmar #2 snatch blocks

Apr-95

 

Dodger

Apr-95

Canvas replaced in 2001 and 2006 (Strataglass)

Whitlock Instrument Pod mounted on steering pedestal

Apr-95

 

Autohelm ST50 Knotmeter & log

Apr-95

 

Autohelm ST50 fathometer

Apr-95

 

Raytheon R20XX radar mount on cabin top under dodger

Apr-95

display can be removed to store below

Type I linear drive for Autopilot

Apr-95

Updated in June 2013 to Type II by installing N0002 30 amp motor

Autohelm ST6000 autopilot with ST60 Control Head

Apr-95

wired to sail to apparent wind or magnet -REPLACED May '13 with new Autohelm SPX

     

Autohelm handheld remote control

Apr-95

50' cable

Lifesling MOB module witrh lifiting tackle

Apr-95

 

Whale Gusher manual bilge pump in cockpit

Apr-95

 

Quickchange oil pumpout system

Apr-95

press a button and the oil change is automatic

GalleyMaid 2 burner propane stove

Apr-95

Replaced in 2001 by Force 10 stove

Microwave

Apr-95

900 watt  Removed Sept '14

Polished Stainless sink

Apr-95

 

XINTEX S2 propane alarm and shutoff

Apr-95

Failed in 2007 - replaced with identical new one

ICOM M58 VHF

Apr-95

 

Heart Inteface Freedom 20 Inverter / Battery Charger

Apr-95

100 amp battery charger / 16 amps 120V AC UPDATED with new ICs Sept '01

Heart Link 2000R battery and alternator control system

Apr-95

updated by heart in April '97

Powerline Silver Bullet 135 amp alternator

Apr-95

 

Guest Battery Switch

Apr-95

 

GFI protected AC outlets in every compartment

Apr-95

 

Ardic 091DM diesel hot water heating system (16,000 BTU)

Apr-95

forced air heat outlets in every compartment

Auxillary blower for forced air heating system

Apr-95

 

ISOTherm 5500 refrigeration system

Apr-95

sea water cooled - updated compressor '97
Replaced in 2003

Aquameter CO monitor

Apr-95

Failed in 2008 - replaced by Kidde on ceiling

Maxprop 18" 3 blade feathering prop

Apr-95

 Blades offer no resistance when sailing REBUILT Jan '04 and Nov '12

Force 10 Bar-B-Que with quick detach propane hose

Apr-95

hose retracts into transom

Audiovox 25 Watt stereo and tape player

Apr-95

speakers on fwd bulkhead in main saloon

staysail track athwartship forward of mast

factory

 

removable inner forestay

factory

with quick release Hyfield lever

(5) Lewmar sheet stoppers

factory

mounted on cabin top - controlled from cockpit main & spinnaker halyards - big and small staysail sheets -1st and 2nd clew reef line

(2) lewmar 40CST winches for halyards

factory

mounted on cabin top - controlled from cockpit

(2) Lewmar 48 CST winches for sheets

factory

 

(1) Lewmar 40 winch on mast

factory

genoa halyard & inner forestay adjustment car

(3) Lewmar sheet stoppers on mast

factory

genoa & staysail halyard & pole topping lift

Doyle Offshore 135% roller furling genoa

factory

rebuilt & reinforced by North Feb '99  SOLD Oct '03 to cruiser in Mexico who lost their genoa in Hurricane Marty

Doyle 125 sq foot staysail (self tacking)

factory

sheets to athwartship track fwd of mast

Doyle Offshore 505 sq foot fully batten Mainsail

factory

rebuilt & reinforced by North Feb '99

Whitlock Steering

factory

 

Standard 18" x 16" bronze prop

 

factory