Improvements to Topaz


Its been a little over a year since I purchased Topaz and I have Been hard at work on an endless number of tasks.  I am not a professional but can get the job done not real pretty, but done,  and done correctly, I think.  When I plug into shore power, well see

A lot of sweat, tears, and few cuss words no a lot of cuss words and a lot more sweat

A list of new things that I have done to Topaz


Both Anchor lids removed and repaired new core. fiberglassed, painted, and non skid
Batteries (5) all tied down, House - 105 ah 105 ah 92 ah 55 ah. 357 total amp hours
Starting battery - 1000 cca.
20 amp  charger For starting battery.
60 amp galvanic isolator.
Serviced anchor wench.
Remove old battery compartment in cockpit locker (move to inside).
Move batteries to new location inside.
Remove old generator in cockpit locker
Dodger
Bimini
Paint (tops\sides) primer and two coats Paint (salon) (primer and two coats Paint V-bearth)
V-bearth storage
Non skid deck and dog steps
Dog steps into cockpit hatch
Dc electrical. Total
AC electrical. new wires other than air condition (2) bow (16 btu's) and captains quarter (9 btu's)
(air not new)
2 GFCI outlets 120 volts
3 cig lighter and usb combo
4 port light
5 dome light. Led
6 reading light led
Bilge pump
Sink
Faucet
V-bearth cushions Cockpit cushions
Stack pack for sails
Lazy jacks
V-bearth -  with wood slats along sides, vinyl cloth on top and added fiberglass to reinforce box
Captains quarters new wood slats on side
Ceiling insulation
Ceiling
Composting toilet no holding tanks (took them out, yuk)
Running rigging
Solar panel bracket
Solar panels
Battery monitor (quest)
Dog ramp to water Cockpit (repair new floor)
Depth
Portable depth
Tohatsu 6 hp outboard (new)
Nav lights
Shelve in main saloon
Cockpit floor new wood fiberglass ,support for mast, added more slope 
to mizzen mast so water doesn't pool at bottom of mast
Three holes in cockpit sealed and painted
Storage in bow 
storage under sink
Storage in captain room
Added insulation to freezer / refrigerator
Add Cool Blue system for freezer / refrigerator
Air horn
B&G chart plotter Florida and Bahamas
Sextant and book
Potable radio
radio and AIS
Ladder 5 footWash down anchor
new achilles dingy
below deck autopilot 
rebuilt top end engine
electronics
interior new varnish (on going)
new refrigerator and rebuilt box
much more







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