So the last post shows where I ended up doing demo work by myself. Below covers yesterday and today with the help of Darren, our neighbor. Darren is taking the existing equipment off my hands. Timing wise for him to help me this weekend was perfect. Last week working by myself allowed me to pull … Continue reading Good boat neighbors help tear apart your home!
The next project we are undertaking on Red Rover is to upgrade the navigation system. The existing system is over 12 years old. It does work, heck, it got us up the west coast! But it is showing its age and there are some fluky things that happen now and again that bother us. So … Continue reading Navigation Upgrade for Red Rover
Last week we scheduled a sea trial for this Tuesday to check some things out. The autopilot needed some adjustments and the electronic throttle/transmission control was acting up. With the throttle/trans control, when put in to gear, it wouldn’t always engage until “throttle” was added. I felt something was off with this particular unit vs … Continue reading Sea Trial for Red Rover