Aesthetics!

… meaning “pleasing to the senses.”

So, our new sound system this year is very enjoyable.

Then,

Tonight we installed a Richie factory-refurbished compass for a fraction of the price of a new one. Over the winter we read that this was working out well for other boat owners. So we did it!

https://www.ritchienavigation.com/frontpage/

With GPS chartplotters and Navionics APPs, do we ever actually use the compass? Not really. But from experience years ago, I am actually quite skilled at this art of “dead reckoning” navigation with chart and compass! So, I expect several days of fun doing things the old fashioned way this season.

First task? Create a deviation card!

http://www.cockpitcards.co.uk/variation-and-deviation

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