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Old 02-03-2011
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carry a complete damage control kit. This is a small duffel filled with assorted sizes of plugs & weges. Also you will fiber-glass repair kits, pipe repair kits along with juliet patchs for the pipes. Spare hull fittings, if possible. Also sheet rubber, canvas, lots of assorted pipe clamps. Several tubes of caulking compounds & adheives appropriate for your vessel.
Assorted gasket material, spare parts, for engine, commodes, fresh water, salt water and bilge pumps.
And practice with said items so you can fix anything when you are far far away from any support facilities. This includes replacing fuel pumps, injecters, filters, and so forth. Climbing the mast and making repair high in the air. This includes the shroud and stay fittings, antenna fittings, lights and so on.
In fact you will become very knowledgable about every little detail on your vessel.
And if you have a steel hull? a small welding machine and learn to weld.
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