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  • How To Prevent Boat Fails

    It might surprise you to learn that how to prevent boat fails comes down to several critical pieces of paper. The secret weapon boaters use to combat engine issues, leaks, rigging failures, and everyday boat problems is the mighty checklist. If you’ve used checklists in your previous professional or home Click here for full post: […] More

  • Total sailboat refit revisited: Part 1 (of 3)

    We revisit our massive sailboat refit project in a new three part series. Why? Because five years later viewers are still asking us about it! And now we’re in lockdown we finally have the opportunity to edit it properly… With over 2,000 video clips across 51 episodes over 13 months, Click here for full post: […] More

  • Carburetor Troubleshooting

    A guide to the five most frequent signs of carburetor trouble, the underlying trouble, and how to fix each one. Most don’t require a new carb! [More] Carburetor Troubleshooting Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/carburetor-troubleshooting/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Polish Your Fuel The Easy Way – DIY

    You don’t have to pay someone else or wait. Polish your own fuel. It’s easy with a few pieces of useful equipment. Here’s how.  [More] Polish Your Fuel The Easy Way – DIY Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/polish-fuel-diy/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Replace Your O-Rings

    The key to boat maintenance is to catch problems before they happen. Learn about one tiny part that can cause big trouble if you don’t replace it. [More] Replace Your O-Rings Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/replace-your-o-rings/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Engine Winterizing – a Primer

    How and why we flush our diesel engine with anti-freeze each year. [More] Engine Winterizing – a Primer Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/engine-winterizing-a-primer/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Seeking Used Boat Parts?

    You can save money and time when searching for the used boat parts you need. Here’s a search tool that helps. [More] Seeking Used Boat Parts? Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/seeking-used-boat-parts/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Clean Your Boat’s Bottom Yourself!

    Cleaning your boat’s bottom can be a real pain if you don’t have a plan and the right tools. Learn how to DIY the right way. [More] Clean Your Boat’s Bottom Yourself! Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/clean-boats-bottom/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Don’t Let Problems Wait

    It’s always a good idea to take care of problems early. When you live on a boat, it’s crucial. Here’s why. [More] Don’t Let Problems Wait Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/dont-let-problems-wait/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • How to install a boat fridge

    Considering our old fridge has been running constantly for thirteen years whilst we’ve been on board, and all the years before that, it’s done well. But fridge technology has come a long way since those early marine systems so it was time for a change. Our Danfoss compressor system came Click here for full post: […] More

  • Different Methods. Same Results.

    6+1 = 7. But so does 3+4. There are many ways to do things. Here’s why you need to remember that on a boat.  [More] Different Methods. Same Results. Click here for full post: https://theboatgalley.com/different-methods-same-resuts/ Twitter: @theboatgalley More

  • Four Most Important Things to Remember!

    BBTK: Batteries Bilge bumps Through-hulls Oh, yea and keel bolts if you have them To us, the three most important items on a sailboat, or any boat for that matter, are the batteries, the bilge pumps, through-hulls, and keel bolts, although sailboats like ours has an encased keel. We were recently getting ready for the […] More

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