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Old 27-08-2012, 04:35   #1
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What Single Innovation Has Improved Your Cruising Life?

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Old 27-08-2012, 04:46   #2
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Old 27-08-2012, 04:49   #3
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Old 27-08-2012, 05:37   #5
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Hands down it is the Cell Phone. Now I no longer have to try and anchor near a marina and hope there was a working pay phone there. I needed to do that to call my girlfriend before she calls the Coast Guard out of concern. Now I can anchor where I want and when I want to let her know everything is OK. I can also connect to the Internet too besides calling her. Having access to weather radar on my smart phone at the helm is another plus.
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Old 27-08-2012, 05:54   #6
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LED lighting, not that I don't get a good run out of my kero cabin lights! If you are going to use the DC it is nice to burn almost a tenth the amps.
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Contessa tabletop icemaker. Can't have a good Gin and Tonic without one!
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Memorie Foam mattress's made me rest better !!
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That's the one that has helped me the most!
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