Finished all the have to do project and am ready to launch, unfortunately the weather has decided to turn snotty, rainy and cold. The result is we are just hanging playing the waiting game. All the time has not been wasted as I managed to get the Doug on of the mechanics here at Lake [...]
Isn’t boating? Snowed for a couple of hours. All good. Got the cabin diesel heater working so was able to get rid of the damp and stay warm.
Installed LPG solenoid and sensor kit today. Now I can at least make a cup of tea. Make it just in time before rain started and ready for cold and snow tomorrow.
Another busy day on Anahata. Lubricated through hulls and cleaned the fuel tanks. The marina came through again and lent me a portable fuel pump and a 50 gallon drum. After pumping out 50 gallons of diesel from tanks revealed the problem, 2 inches of rust and sludge in the bottom of the tank. The [...]
After a 6 months long winter finally back on Anahata at Lake Breeze Marina in Oak Orchard, New York State. Spend the first afternoon removing the tarp and moving things around so I at least had a place to sleep. She came through the winter really well no leaks and no mold. I guess a [...]
Anahata was trucked from Annapolis, Maryland up to Oak Orchard, on the south shore of Lake Ontario. After taking her off the truck wrapped her up on a huge tarp and left here for spring time.
Took 3 days to take everything off Anahata’s deck so that she would fit under the bridges. the height requirement was 12′ 6″. It meant that we had to remove pushpit, pullpit, radar arch, dodger, Bimini, Boom Gallows and all the stanchions. The Port Annapolis Marina help taking down the mast, after which I was [...]
Welcome to the rebirth of the Floating Classroom. Please meet Anahata, my new home and partner. She is a beautiful Passport 42. I will be recording all the trials and tribulations as get her ready this summer as I prepare to sail around the world. I purchased her in September last year 2013 in Annapolis, [...]
First sail on Anahata while doing her survey. It was a beautiful day in Annapolis. spent most of the time down below inspecting the engine.
Delivery of sy EYRA from Aruba to Bahamas