Maintenance

Where’s That Hidden Fuse?

Your circuit breaker is on and it yet the bilge pump still won’t run…or the water pump….or the radar…or the toilet system…or the shower drain. You get the picture…or maybe not if the lights are the electrical item that won’t work. […]

Maintenance

Dirty Fuel Clogs Filters

Think you are ready for your shake down cruise? Fuel filters are key items not to be overlooked. Look at this fine example of a filter that was VERY overworked and essentially ineffective…four new filters in less than 2 hours can do that. […]

Maintenance

A Toast to Teamwork Or… Towed in by TowBoat US

Do you ever dream of Plan C? You know. Your third choice in an otherwise perfect plan? Plan A is the ideal & Plan B is our fall back option in case A doesn’t happen as you anticipate. Good old Plan C. Yup, that’s what I always dream of…But seriously, it definitely helps to have a few more letters of the alphabet handy when you are underway. […]

Maintenance

Boat Shopping Can Be Scary! Let Captain Chris Keep Things Calm

Are you boat shopping? Do you live far away from the water but hear the call of the sea? Captain Chris Yacht Services can help you find your ideal yacht…no, we do not wear a broker’s hat but we CAN take a peak and let you know what we think. Is the plum you saw on the internet really a prune at the dock? Or is it better than you could have hoped, for the price offered? We’ll give you our feedback and help you decide if you want to drive/fly down to see for yourself. […]