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Little Falmouth Yacht Yard

Flushing, Falmouth

Cornwall, TR11 5TJ

Putting a spring in your step

Launching boat in Falmouth Cornwall

The sailing season has nearly started so we’ve written a list of what’s important to check before your boat returns to the water.

Use this checklist to take a good look at the condition of each area of the boat. If you have any queries don’t hesitate to call us on 01326 374309 or email us.

Engineering       

* Engine

* Batteries

* Stern gear

* Generator

* Outboard        

Hull

* Pressure wash

* Antifoul

* Boottop

* Seacocks

* Heads

* Anodes             

Interior

* Interior – Damp or dry

* Bilges – Full or empty

* Cushions           

Safety  

* Gas check

* Safety equipment - Present and in date

Rigging 

* Mast - Stepped/unstepped

* Running rigging

* Furler

* Winches

* Windlass

* Standing rigging

* Sails

* Nav-lights - Functioning         

Services              

* Metered electric supply - Connected and read

* De-humidifier - Connected and operational

* Water tanks - Full or empty

* Fuel tanks - Full or empty             

Exterior

* Strongback and cover - Present and correctly fitted

* Decks and cockpit        

Ancillary

* Mooring strop

If your checks show up work that needs doing and you would like us to advise on actions and cost, simply call us on 01326 374309 or email us.

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