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Date 2359 – 30 March 2011
Having an engineer organised for 1400 at
We berthed at 1220, Andrew and Celia being on the jetty to help take
lines. Charles, the engineer arrived as expected at 1400 and having other work
on agrees to return at 1600, which he did on the dot – most impressive.
After stripping the odd hose he found, as had I, no evidence of calking up and
diagnosed a failed thermostat. On test the thermostat would not open until
just below 100 degrees C. There being no spares on the island and this being
something that I do not carry, yet, we cut out part of the thermostat. I hope
to pick up a spare in
I bumped into Julian Berney, ARC boat Houdalinqua, in the marina and he joined us and Andrew and Celia for sunset drinks before we went out for real meat ashore.