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Selling Our Boat

October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

As we get to the end of another season and the boat slips around us start to empty, it’s that the time of year I start to think about selling the boat. I often think...

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We’ve talked a lot about the Great Loop, a trip that we’re keen on doing in the future. How far in the future is unknown at the point, so it’s still a “dream” rather than...

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Video: Ranger Tug R-29s and R-31s Tour

October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

These Ranger Tugs are absolutely fantastic. Easily some of our favourite boats from the boat show. I do understand that most people wouldn’t consider these boats too small to be true “live aboard” boats. For...

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5 Reasons Sailboats Are Terrible Boats

October 1, 2015 | 1 Comments

First of all, before any sailboat owners go full bananas in the comments section, I was going to title this article “Would we ever own a sailboat?” – as that’s the question we’re really going to answer here today....

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Boat Fuel Economy Pt. 2 – Gas vs. Diesel

September 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

In part 1 I looked at my boat’s fuel economy. I used 1 mile per gallon as my average. Although, that’s just my best guess looking other similar boats with similar engines. It’s possible that...

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Our Dream: The Great Loop

September 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

The first time I heard about The Great Loop a few years ago, it nearly blew my mind. I had no idea you could loop around eastern North America in a boat. Whenever I thought about...

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Boating and Fuel Economy – Part 1

September 22, 2015 | 0 Comments

If you’re buying a power boat thinking that it’s efficient means of travel, you really need to do more research. I’m pretty sure using gasoline to fuel your rocket powered rollerskate invention would be significantly more efficient....

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