Help, Help! Our Batteries are Flat. August 29th 2013 We are planning to continue down the coast to Cuttyhunk but, when I try to start the engine, the batteries do not have enough power to do the job. A quick row-boat and taxi-ride to the West Marine (ship’s store) in Falmouth buys us a Big Yellow Jump Start Battery Pack, which succeeds in starting the engine.
But now the captain (that is, me) is once again antsy and worried about whether the e ... read more
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We are a retired couple living (mostly) in Connecticut. We enjoy sailing "Pavane", our 34-foot sloop, along the New England coast. When it snows here, we like to visit the Caribbean Islands (by air). And we visit Europe and Britain as often as we can manage it.... full info