Reworking the power train

Silver Wings is equipped with a Westerbeke 40 diesel engine. After consulting with our diesel mechanic, we determined that there was no compelling reason to consider re-powering. It was suggested that we replace the engine mounts and the heat-exchangers to

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Rebuilding the refrigerator/freezer

The original ‘refrigerator’ box on the Pearsons ¬†were designed to allow for a layer of ice blocks in the bottom with a drain to the bilge. This made for a box large enough to hide a side of beef! It

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