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Daily tasks

  • Walk around the deck
    • Check condition of standing rigging: all split rings in place, rig tightness, etc
    • Check condition of running rigging: chafe, fair leads
    • Look up the mast to see that everything seems to be in order
  • Check bilge
    • Water level and possible debris
    • Sea water strainer
    • Fuel filters
  • Download latest GRIB files and update weather routing
  • Try to get a noon sight if offshore
  • Mark noon position to paper chart
  • Make water if conditions allow
  • Check that hydrogenerator and windvane are in correct positions
  • Write and publish the day's [b]log entry
  • Do a MapShare tracking entry via InReach if offshore