April 2017: Dominican Republic and Jamaica

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October 24th, 2018 by

April 8th – 9th: Cap Cana – Barahona

We had originally planned to make a few stops along the southern coast of the D.R., but the delays rebuilding the Symbiosis engine changed that plan. Now we would go straight to Barahona, the last port of entry before crossing into Haiti. It was a 173 n.m. cruise, so we would leave in the morning and arrive the following afternoon. We thought we had arranged the check-...

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Blast It Out

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October 4th, 2013 by
Blast It Out

This is a very simple, but helpful product. It allows you to clear clogged hoses with a garden hose. This is invaluable on a cruising boat. We had problems with our stateroom A/C, and we found that there was a clog somewhere between the output of the seawater pump and the condenser. We simply connected the blaster to the output hose of the seawater pump, turned on the water, and observed a bunch of blackish goo coming out of the thru-hull: problem solved!...
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