Tag Archives: Sails

First Day Back Down Malacca Straights

On Tuesday, it was a hugely hectic day as we did all the remaining tasks for departure. A partial list (not in order) included: getting diesel fuel, a few more provisions, getting scuba tanks filled, getting our final awnings installed … Continue reading

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Lots More Boatyard Work

Tahina has been on the hard now for 10 days. We have another 5 full days before we plan to go back in the water. We will finish all the critical “have-to-be-done-out-of-the-water” tasks in time. The boat will get is … Continue reading

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Eye and Other Updates

There really has been much to say about the eye since the last update. Unfortunately, there has been no apparent further progress to the vision. The vision is still far better than it was before the surgery. And the eye … Continue reading

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Boating Life: Boat Parts Age Quicker

Boats are like houses in some ways. They both can start out new and have only a few problems initially, if they were built with quality and with good quality systems, and if you properly maintain them. There are some … Continue reading

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