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April 4, 2014 – Keys Log: Day 2 – Into the Black Abyss

It laid limp and lifeless, strewn across the deck in a sad display of failure. Our busted lazy jack.  After inspection, we found the eyelet on the starboard spreader that the lazy jack was shackled to had detached entirely.  Never … Continue reading

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April 3, 2014 – Keys Log Day 1: Lazy Jack Snap!

Clearwater by Sunday morning was going to be a two-day, three-night haul.  The longest Phillip and I had ever undertaken together, but we were excited about it.  Invigorated by the challenge and adventure of it.  But, it was early in … Continue reading

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February 24, 2014 – That Girl is Stacked!

She certainly is …   Stack-packed to be exact! We finally got the stack pack installed for the new main sail.  As with everything on the boat, the decision of whether to ditch the old, removable sail cover and go … Continue reading

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