SailNet Community - View Single Post - Norfolk, VA to Boston delivery
View Single Post
post #40 of Old 03-09-2013
outbound
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: new england
Posts: 2,323
Thanks: 54
Thanked 47 Times in 44 Posts
Rep Power: 3
 
Re: Norfolk, VA to Boston delivery

Builder/dealer will shakedown boat before my arrival. Will spend first day turning everything on/off during a daysail. That way failures dealt with by installors even if trip postponed. Then I was thinking of coastal for first 24-36h of cruise then offshore. I've done 5-10d trips offshore. She has been ~24h offshore. ? Can you suggest hybrid route plan?. Want to allow at least 3-4 d "downtime" inside our 10d window to allow for picking weather window so ideally keep trip no longer than 4-5d. Boat easily driven to hull speed of 8.38kts.

s/v Hippocampus
Outbound 46
outbound is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
 
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome