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Flat Stowage With Canvas

My wife the sewing wizard addressed another stowage and convenience need aboard Cay of Sea.

We have a large-format chart book of Chesapeake Bay that doesn’t stow anywhere conveniently.   336 more words

Sailboat Projects

April 1, 2014 - Provisioning the Boat's No Joke!

No April Fools about it.  Provisioning is one serious chore!  We’re planning a 30-day trip on the boat.  That’s a good long while.  So, let’s talk about packing.   427 more words

Cruise To The Keys 2014

Paris MoU Detention Report for Bulk Carrier MV Ioanna G

The M/V IOANNA G was a 9640 GT bulk carrier built in 1978, adapted for carrying timber cargo on deck, flying the flag of Panama. The vessel called at Las Palmas (Canary Islands, Spain) port on April 3rd 2009 being eligible for an expanded inspection. 462 more words


Improving Livability Aboard

The more we cruise, the more little annoyances we identify.  We discover that it is important to have “domestic systems” worked out so that living on board isn’t annoying.  306 more words

Sailboat Projects

Stevedore Injury During Cargo Operations - Investigation Report

On 20 February 2006, a team of Stevedores was engaged in the discharge of steel products from the starboard side of No. 2 hatch of a Cargo Ship which was starboard side to at Jellicoe wharf in Auckland. 575 more words


11-27-2012 | Redux


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CDR Ford started the day with another post-sleep session of the Reaction Self-Test (Psychomotor Vigilance Self-Test on the ISS) protocol, his 8th. 674 more words