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This evening my Marelon seacock failed

There’s no greater feeling than the sinking feeling you get when your seacock fails, and your boat is effectively sinking. Around 11pm on a Bank Holiday Monday I decided to unblock my sink. The sink doesn’t block very often, but I thought I’d sort it out and have an early night before the week ahead.... Author: Tim Butler

Day 13 of Summer Trip 2014 – Seals

No not that kind of seal, this kind of seal! Another riveting post! Today I put the neoprene seals on the underside of my locker lids, so now my cockpit should be completely watertight (providing the washboards are in place). It’s a small but satisfying job. In the afternoon I did my laundry (no washing... Author: Tim Butler