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Solar is the Way

Well just to update you on the Solar on Sylken Sea, we anchor out or take moorings whenever possible, we boat mostly “off grid”. After 10 seasons we have 4800 hrs on the Generator, so before solar we put 400-500 hrs a season on the Genny. By converting…

More Solar

We also removed everything from the top of the Pilot House, moved the Name Boards, trying to reduce as much as possible the “shadows” on the new Solara Panels. Kirby our painter to a great job customizing the Non Skid pattern to outline the panels. I t…

We Get a Paint Job!

At the same time as we had the hatch removed we had 90% of the topsides from the caprail on upwards painted, all the non-skid redone. It took more than 6 weeks 2-3 guys to do the prep and only a few days to actually apply the final paint. We had all th…

Hatch be Gone!

I was rather delinquent posting this last year, I’m playing catch up!We had the boat delivered without the cockpit ladder to the boat deck, we did not think we would use it and it takes up a lot of space. The unused hatch cover on the boat deck was a p…

Hello All

We had some really cool stuff done to Sylken Sea in Trinidad, very happy with the results so we are again back at Peake Yacht Services for some more upgrades, this time a carbon fibre “Hard Top”, railing modifications, pilot house door painting etc. He…

Update, Testing Blogger from Android

So we have not been active for quite some time. Reason, this app would not work for us. Hoping it has been fixed.

Buccoo Bay, Tobago.

Englishman’s Bay, Tobago

Sylken Sea, Kadey Krogen 48-44 2018-03-16 20:46:00

In T&T $100 TT is approx $20 CDN, you need lots of them but the ATM will only give you $3K TT at a time. The machine must recognize we are using a NA card, must think we are American, charges $4.75 USD for the transaction (plus you will be charged …

Trinidad

In Trini cash is King!