Monthly Archives: June 2009

Spray Dodger for Tahina Complete

Last weekend, our custom canvas contractor – Sally Nichols – came by to complete the custom fitting of our spray dodger. We not only had the basic “windshield” part done at the front (between the roof and the “dash” of … Continue reading

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Our Delicate Beautiful Planet – Watch Free Movie “Home”

The talented French photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand has specialized in taking amazing nature photography – much of it aerial photography. I was so amazed at his previous works that I bought his excellent “coffee-table” sized book “Earth From Above” years ago. … Continue reading

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Video Clip of Sailing Tahina on a Windy Day

The following video shows what its like on a brisk windy day on the Atlantic Ocean sailing a 50 foot catamaran. Tahina cuts an elegant path through the frothy mess – we were experiencing 6 to 10 foot seas. But, … Continue reading

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Jib Halyard Repair Started – Up the mast!

In addition to completing the install of the AIS receiver, I spent a few minutes on Saturday setting up to go up the mast and remove the broken jib halyard (which happened on the last sail). To go up the … Continue reading

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