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post #18 of Old 05-17-2009
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Suffer no illusions or cost. For some its time for most its time and money. Our boat is now 24years old and I have had her for 8 now.
This year we replaced
Mascerator,Thru Hull Deck fill
Holding Tank
6 Lifeline 6 volt AGM
Xantx 2 Truecharge 40
Xantrex Echo Charger
Blue Sea Panel DC 12 volt- 12 switches
Blue Sea Panel 8 AC 110 and 16 DC 12 volt
X- Raymarine Autopilot,
Shakespeare Hight Gain TV Antennae
20" HDTV/ DVD Sharp
Alder Barbour Soper Cold Machine
Admiral Is making all new Bimini and Dodger (bows and material- $1000)
Last Year
Garhauer Davits
Walker Bay Odessey Dinghy
Tahatsu 4HP with 3 gallon remote tank
Soprego Inflator
Manson Supreme 35lb Anchor

2 years ago
ST60 Wind, Depth and Speed
c-80 Raymarine Chartplotter

These were just the high ticket items. But now I know the stuff is new. Our boat is ouor hoje away from home every weekend for almost 6 months. It is also quite time my wife and I have together we dont get much of during the work week. We take long vacations (NYC last year) Mytric this year on her. My wife, my friends, and my employees think I am crazy in February as I am out there lack Nanuck of the North working on her so when the time comes to sail we can just do it.


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C&C 35 MKIII Hull # 76
Parkville, Maryland
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