HiI have just recently bought Brother Jack (T4)from Keith Shawcross on the IOM.We are set to take her out of the water early September for quayside storage for the winter.I had a good discussion with…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Paul Jones Aug 26, 2016.
So after a very long time sitting in Padstow and due to work commitments we made the final push get Brother Jack underway again and back to Portsmouth.
We set out our passage plan with a few refuge ports identified.The weather looked good with some possible F4/F5 sailing. …Continue
Posted on November 5, 2017 at 12:00
Made a cheeky visit to Brother Jack as it was my wifes birthday last week and she wanted dinner at Rick Steins'.... (Its a Malay thing)...
We gave the engine a run and the cabin a good airing. After about an hour I wondered why the exhaust wasnt splurting so much, so opened the engine bay only to find it half full of water!!
Well I killed the engine and then started to pump for my life to empty it before any serious damage to the engine.
The culprit was my own heavy…Continue
Posted on August 15, 2017 at 22:26 — 1 Comment