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Junk in the trunk? How about in the fuel tank?…

On our way to Belize from St Petersburg in September we had a problem. North of Cuba the engine stopped. Tim went below thinking it was clogged filters. Well, not so bad, got the engine reprimed and started. Good until we rounded the Western tip of Cuba and clobbered by a Tropic Wave we saw…
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Former USCG Rescue Swimmer on Offshore Safety

What happens when things go bump in the night? Mario Vittone, former USCG Rescue swimmer addresses some of these issues to the Caribbean 1500 rally folks.  Click here for some highlights of his hour-long talk from www.worldcruising.com   “Every incident offshore could have been prevented before they ever left the dock. It’s all about preparation.…
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