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Join Date: Sep 2005
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We've always kept a log, not a blow-by-blow or tack-by-tack or hourly fix type of log appropriate for passage making, but more of a journal/diary type of record, in addition to maintenance and upgrade information. We track conditions, destinations, guests, number of days, overnights, and laydays. Recently we've adapted an expandable photo-album style of log with sleeves to add photos to flesh out the written word. For photos we tend to make collages of various pics we've taken during the trip(s)
1984 Fast/Nicholson 345 "FastForward"
".. there is much you could do at sea with common sense.. and very little you could do without it.."
Capt G E Ericson (from "The Cruel Sea" by Nicholas Monsarrat)