Now that we have new (to us) cushions for Luna our plan is to try them out. It took forever to get the covers off the cushions and dry them out. The zippers were all jammed and it took a lot of WD-40 and messing with them using pliers but we got them to open so the covers could be washed. The foam was soaked. … Continue reading Camping on Our Catalina 22 Sailboat
After stripping “Freebie” for all she’s worth, and obtaining several thousand dollars worth of things, we couldn’t give the hull away. The only option left was to take her to the county dump. We’re grateful to the couple who gave her to us but the reality was she was very old and not in the best of shape so we didn’t find it worth taking her … Continue reading Dumping Our Boat
Since Luna was still anchored we decided to bring some of our new treasures to her and hang out for the evening. We slip our new cushions into the v-berth of our 1983 Catalina 22 and see if we can sleep 2 adults comfortably. Watch and find out! See you on our next adventure! Follow and Subscribe so you get notified about our next adventure! Help … Continue reading New Cushions for Luna
We Got a Catalina 22 for free! A very generous couple gave us a 1973 Catalina 22 with no strings attached and it has quite a few of the very expensive parts we’ve been missing from Luna. Watch it here! Luckily Rob likes to take a peak at all the sites and see whats for sale from time to time. I mean, that’s how we … Continue reading We Got a Free Boat!
We install a new Panther by Marinetech 55-0416 Outboard 4-stroke bracket on our Catalina 22 sailboat. Here’s what we used: Marinetech 55-0416 Marine 4 – Stroke Bracket: https://amzn.to/2WsSbod CRC Marine White Lithium Grease: https://amzn.to/2HFkoEQ 3M Marine Adhesive/Sealant Fast Cure 4200: https://amzn.to/2HGE5wf See you on our next adventure! Follow and Subscribe so you get notified about our next adventure! Help support our adventures. Become a Patron … Continue reading New Outboard Motor Bracket for our Our Catalina 22
We hung out at the 2019 Miami International Boat Show and ran into YouTubers, fans and saw some cool sailboats and gear! Meeting Sailing Friki Tiki at Halouver Sandbar: Link to their YouTube channels: Sailing Friki Tiki Pirate Time Sailing Adventures Sailing la Vagabonde See you on our next adventure! Follow and Subscribe so you get notified about our next adventure! Help support … Continue reading Miami Boat Show
We get a great deal on a Mercury outboard at Sailorman. We couldn’t let a beautiful Saturday go to waste so we took our newest addition out for a spin around the canals in Hollywood FL and ran into a few surprises. See you on our next adventure! Follow and Subscribe so you get notified about our next adventure! Help support our adventures. Become a … Continue reading Outboard Shopping at Sailorman
We drive all the way up to Vero Beach to take a look at a dinghy and then head to Salorman to see what kind of outboards they have for sale. The gentleman who sold us the AB inflatable dinghy was very generous and gave us a great deal on it. It came with the paddles, repair kit and everything. We wanted to test it … Continue reading Dinghy Shopping