Re: What tools do you bring in your sailboats?
The handiest tool on my boat is a engine driven 100 amp alternator, rigged for welding and running my power tools. I have welded up everything from anchor winches to wood stoves with it. Cost me $25 in an auto wreckers.
Brent Swain, Boat designer, Builder, and author of "Origami Metal Boatbuilding"