Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Work for the Winter period 2016/17

  • Lift boat on to hard standing at Sharpness. (DONE)
  • Pressure wash hull and base plate, repaint with 'Keel Black', a tough bitumen emulsion that can be applied to a damp surface. (DONE)
  • Renew Boat Safety Certificate. (DONE - See below)
  • Service and Safety Certificate for Alde Gas heating system to include - hob, oven, grill & boiler.
  • Fit navigation lights. (DONE)
  • Repack propeller stern gland.
  • Remove cabin windows, repaint sides.

The Wye Invader Two Boat Safety Certificate has now been renewed until January 2021, a full pass was given with one advisory - the AC output inverter does not pass through a Consumer Unit - This will be addressed over the winter maintenance period.

Saturday, 5 November 2016

Out she comes......

After around 1000 miles travelled in 2016 and with no breakdowns or mechanical faults, Wye Invader Two is now on hard standing for the Winter.

First job is a hull clean and repaint then the addition of navigation lights and I'm sure other little jobs will come to mind!