Monthly Archives: February 2007

Some Google Earth links

Hi, Not much news here. Chased down spare raw water pump impellors, ordered a pair of those. Made a few Google Earth links for the past weeks My Anchor Location in Miami Where I ran aground (Caesars Creek) My anchoring … Continue reading

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Boot Key Marina, Marathon, FL

It has been a few days since I have updated the site, but I will try to catch up today. I have two loads of laundry running, while I am waiting for those I have plenty of time to type … Continue reading

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Battery Monday

I wrote this entry last Monday (Feb 12th) in Miami and forgot to post it last Friday. Over the past days I had been monitoring my house batteries. Now that I have the wind generator on line I was hoping … Continue reading

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In Marathon, FL

So I finally popped up back in internet connectivity.  I am sitting outside the Marathon Public Library, since there was no power outlet available inside.  I just uploaded a few posts about the last week or so.  I overwrote one … Continue reading

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As a tourist in Miami

Past days I have been touring around in Miami, more or less as a tourist, using the dinghy as transportation. First I went to downtown, it does stand out that Miami is not just another American city, the whole atmosphere … Continue reading

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Manatee Pocket – Ft Lauderdale

Tuesday morning the wind had quieted down to less than 10 knots at the anchorage. Time to get the boat moving! I got the dinghy on deck, turned it over and was astonished. Its bottom had grown green and brown, … Continue reading

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New ground tackle

After posting yesterdays entry I went by the nearby consignment store (second hand boating stuff). They had a number of anchors for sale, different sorts, styles and sizes. The boat has a real nice compartment on the bow, a vertical … Continue reading

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Leaving Stuart

Yes, I finally have left Stuart. The mooring buoy I was at had to be vacated on Sunday, and I decided that it was best to leave on Saturday. Saturday morning I went to the grocery store to restock as … Continue reading

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Fully charged batteries

It has been windy ever since I put the generator pole up. By noon today the house batteries were full. Since then it has been charging on and off. I think I should install the stop switch (once the batteries … Continue reading

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Hoi, Dit is dus de test, even pauze op mijn werk. Ik ga zo aan het hazelnotenschuimgebak… Mmm. Waar staat trouwens de post-knop? Ik zie wel publish – neem ik die. Groet, Maria

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