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Old 18-10-2010, 15:43   #1
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Hello from Narragansett Bay, RI

Hello all........ Have been having a great year on my "new to me " 77' Tartan 30 out of E. Greenwhich RI. Nortons Marina. Had one of the best days yesterday and plan on keeping her in for another 3 or 4 weeks. I figure , out late, in early....

Next project is to fit a 3 way ball valve on the raw water intake for winterizing and to run an emergency engine driven bilge pump. Got the parts, just need to make the time......



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Old 19-10-2010, 06:28   #2
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Welcome John, After years of going down my to do list yesterday
I finally fit valve for winterizing...down here on LI Sound I sail
till the end of November...Late fall sailing is the best...Hope to make it up your way next year...Enjoy the new boat!
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Old 04-11-2010, 21:25   #5
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Gonna get cold up there quick...

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Welcome Aboard John,

We purchased Tivoli in East Warwick 6 years ago, love the area. We are now in FL. I actually miss the whole winterizing process, obviously not needed here. You will enjoy this forum..
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I think you'll soon find your list of chores never gets shorter despite you getting them done!
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