Total sailboat refit revisited: Part 3 (of 4)

Wow, this was a long one, we had so much to talk about! We didn’t have space to add in the budget, what ifs, questions, comments and hindsights after five years. But don’t worry, all that will be in Part 4…

Even after all this time, it is amazing how many of the details we both retain. It’s like it only happened yesterday. Because one of us was on the job every day, we were able to watch and manage the entire project, which is probably why it’s still so familiar. The eagle-eyed among you may recognise some familiar faces, brilliant Ton and Tui (Pong’s sons) joined us in Krabi to make the hard dodger

Topics covered in this episode:

  • Chart table
  • The ‘Boffice’
  • Cabin
  • Saloon table
  • Galley
  • Heads
  • Saloon
  • Sole boards
  • Varnishing
  • Companionway
  • Ceiling
  • Rewiring
  • Navigation
  • Deck fittings

If you’re interested in technical stuff, Jamie mentions butyl tape in the episode so we’ve included a link here: How to use butyl tape to seal deck fittings

To watch our week by week video diary, click here:ORIGINAL TOTAL REFIT FULL PLAYLIST

Watch the video here:

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Our refit was undertaken at PSS Boat Yard in Satun, southern Thailand. If you’re in the area and need to do quality work on your boat, we can recommend PSS as the place to do it. Tell Julie that Jamie and Liz sent you.
As always, thanks for supporting us and allowing us to share our adventure with you.

Peace, fair winds and stay safe

Liz, Jamie and Millie xxx


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2 Comments on “Total sailboat refit revisited: Part 3 (of 4)”

  1. Hello,
    Amazing refit. Your boat new would cost about 350.000-400000 euros.
    Can you give your boatyard contact?
    Thanks a lot, Paul

    1. Oh I forgot to add the link to PSS in the blog post, I’ll add it later when I’m on the laptop. In the meantime, if you go to the video on YouTube there’s a link in the description. Or Google ‘PSS shipyard, Satun, Thailand’.(Sorry, I don’t have the link to hand as I write).

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