SHARPE SURVEYING & CONSULTING
Maintenance tip links
These are places I have found inspection and maintenance tips for the vessel owner or tips I have developed.
______________________________ Fiberglass Blisters : A review of Gel-coat Blisters - Diagnosis, Repair & Prevention, by Gougeon Brothers, Inc.
Fire Extinguishers : The Fire-boy Xintex website which includes manuals for their equipment. Excellent information on proper mounting and service
Lightning : University of Florida paper by Ewen M. Thomson
Marine Sanitation Devices : Coast Guard Regulations for installed toilets
Painting the Bottom : A brief on bottom painting
Propeller Nut Installation : Proper procedure to install your inboard propeller
Rigging : Brion Toss Yacht Riggers Educational Page
Splices : New England Ropes advice on common splicing techniques
Steering : Edson's You Tube Videos Winterizing Your Boat : A guide to winterizing your boat.