Winter 2018 Projects

Maintenance Required –  Winter 2018
COI Items Status
Fuel Tank valves and re-plumbing. Complete
Bilge Pumps, Circuit Breakers Complete
Navigation Compasses – calibration, Deviation. Ordered
A/C Circuit Breakers – Replace Waiver
Anchor Chain: Complete
–Replace Stbd chain Complete
–Repair/Replace Port side Complete
–R/R bitter end attachments , add 6ft heavy rope. Complete
Placards as required  
Engine cutoff solenoid and bypass  
Logs: Deck, Radio, Maint., Manifests  
Logs: Training Crew proficiency  

Dink restoration team. (From the left). Missy Villapudua, Jean Neal, Gary McIntyre, TIm Neal, David Young, Chris Bradley, not shown: Photographer Kirby Stevens

General Maintenance
Restore Suva varnish  
Varnish vertical surfaces on exterior of cabin  
Shark bite repair  
Spar refinishing. (Main boom – running backstay impact area)  
Gunnel restoration. (Sand and repaint?)  
Stanchion Socket clean-up. Complete
DRP (Dink Restore Project). Complete
Fender rack U Bolts  
Repair/Restore old tender  
Windlass Repair Complete
–Inspect/repair/replace clutches and brakes Complete
–Repair Oil Leak Complete
Chain locker repair Complete
Re-caulk deck, port side amidship  
Repair main sail cover  
— add 4 inches in length at the aft end  
— add 4 inches in width for the full length of the cover.  
Stay sails inspection and repair  
Wheel House Step  
Install Interior Mast Flashing/trim Complete
Boarding Ladder Mounting in F’csle.  
R/R Radar mast support. Complete
Trailer Complete


For historical purposes, here is a list from 2017…