‘Do you know where all your seacocks are?’

January 28, 2013 By In Uncategorized No Comment

A while back I was surveying a yacht in Turkey and had examined the hull externally and counted up the number of through hulls. Later, with the survey of the yachts interior well underway and examination of seacocks I realised that I was one short! We know it’s not possible but there it was one

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Making sure your boat and you are safe at anchor

January 9, 2013 By In Uncategorized No Comment

I do most of my sailing in the Mediterranean now. Well it’s much warmer than British waters for a start. I watch the normal antics of sailors coming into anchorages, motoring around before finding their desired position. Then, anchors away and put the tea on or break out the gin. The thing about the Med

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