A cruising couple and their two pups explore the world by boat

  • All
  • Aleutians
  • All
  • Bahamas
  • Bermuda
  • Building a Boat
  • Canada
  • Commissioning
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia
  • El Salvador
  • Electrical
  • Electronics
  • France
  • Greece
  • GSSR
  • Horta
  • Japan
  • Mechanical Problems
  • Mexico
  • Nicaragua
  • Nordhavn
  • Nordhavn Atlantic Rally
  • Off season maintenance
  • Pacific Northwest
  • Pixie
  • Provisioning
  • Roche Harbor
  • Spain
  • Videogames
  • Yacht Transport

Securing a boat

As part of the discussion on the “Perfect Passagemaker” (see the Dec 9th blog entry), I started thinking about how to provide a resource for persons buying or refitting a trawler. The goal would not ...

Propping my boat up

David Sidbury, owner of the second N68, has been updating me on some research he has been doing.  Both David and I are interested in extending the range of the N68. I haven’t really put ...

The fun of cruising internationally

My project for the next month is to do the trip planning for our trip to Japan. I met with another cruiser, a couple weeks ago, who spent several months in Japan. He said that ...

To wing, or not to wing…

I received the estimate for swapping my chillers today (from Cruisair to Technicold). The cost was somewhat painful, but less than I had expected. I green-lighted the change. The new chillers are infinitely simpler. There are two chillers, each ...

Winter Projects

I spent the day working on tying down the work that will be done on my boat this winter. It’s a fairly long list, but I expect it is the last list of this magnitude ...

Seeing in the dark

Here's an email I received earlier today: Ken,   Scott Bulger suggested that I contact you. I am considering a number of electronic upgrades, one of which is noted above and Scott indicated that you ...

Be the first to know when

the game releases!

Plus, receive special insider, behind the scenes, sneak peeks and interviews as the game is being made. Don’t worry. We will not spam you, and we will not flood your box with too many emails.
 — Ken Williams

Credits     |     Video produced by: Rock Steady Media     |     Teletype photo: Arnold Reinhold     |     PDP-11 photo: Trammell Hudson