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Old 06-20-2011
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Originally Posted by WanderingStar View Post
Prior to my current boat, I did most of my cruising without pressure water, refidgeration, or even an engine. I enjoyed those cruises, though patience with the weather was a necessity. I don't mind using a camp stove and portable icebox. I always felt comfortable sleeping with enough blankets and a hard top to keep the rain and dew off. Have fun, the water and sky have the same magic regardless of boat size.
I agree, but I like having a reliable Yanmar. My main comfort needs are a good anchor, a good gin tonic with lime (a health/safety requirement at sea) when all is safe and secured, and a reading light for falling off. We just replaced our house batteries and put in a good battery monitor just for this trip, since I believe we'll send most nights at anchor.
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Last edited by Jim H; 06-20-2011 at 05:12 PM.
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