Author: Paul

There are Always Bumps…

in the road, but there are not supposed to be bumps on our cockpit floor! I noticed this about a year ago. It seemed like one day it was just there, as if it had appeared overnight. After doing some research, I found out that this flaw is fairly common with the Super Maramu. The cockpit floor also serves as… Read more →

Mold \ mōld \

According to Merriam-Webster, mold is “a superficial often woolly growth produced especially on damp or decaying organic matter or on living organisms by a fungus” According to sailors, mold is as synonymous with boating as is fun and adventure. Because boats are in the water almost all the time, and very near water when hauled out for maintenance or storage,… Read more →

One Bad Apple…

We have been meaning to get some solar power on the RK for some time now. When we were in Ft. Lauderdale in February of 2019, we stopped into a marine solar establishment that was recommended to us by our friends Mark and Cindy on S/V Cream Puff. We were interested in semi-flexible panels that can be placed on our… Read more →