ESPcat Curvaceous Narrow Bottom

Just look at that lovely, curvaceous bottom. It reminds me of a Kylie Minogue music video! Those water molecules have no trouble sliding along that lovely hull causing almost no wave action at 8 knots. I finished the arduous task of cleaning and sanding the bottom and applying two coats of antifouling paint. I used […]

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ESPcat Hot Air MPPT-7210A

Before I get into the technical bit, I have to report that we are back in lockdown after 100 days of virus freedom.  My guess is that someone working in one of the isolation hotels caught the virus but was asymptomatic and didn’t realize they were spreading sickness everywhere.  On the positive side, I see […]

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ESPcat Easing Out of Lockdown

Jacinda says we have now moved from Level 4 Lockdown to Level 3.  I can now go visit the ESPcat (Electric Solar Powered Catamaran) for the first time in a month.  Worry had begun to set in because I left an open packet of frozen squid bait in the freezer compartment of the fridge.  Just […]

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ESPcat Lockdown

Oh my God! I’m in coronavirus lockdown!  Not allowed to visit the Electric Solar Powered Catamaran.  Can only dream about her from afar.    I can’t even see Borderline so I must rely on this image of her by David Barker.* So I’m amusing myself by reading a biography of physicist Erwin Schrodinger by John […]

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