Tag Archives: Refit

Refit at Yacht Haven Phuket  – Phase 2

That end-of-year project announced in an earlier blog article arrives! To recap, in April last year we used Marly of Yachts Repair in Yacht Haven Phuket to strip and revarnish the cabin soles in the saloon and galley, which were … Continue reading

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Reawakening in Krabi

See also our blog ‘And So to Bed …’ posted in July. We have often been there before … having Pipistrelle lifted out of the water, a period of time on hardstanding in a boat yard and eventual ‘splash’ or relaunch. … Continue reading

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Refit at Yacht Haven Phuket

Thailand is renowned for its woodworking skills, and we have met many yotties who were finishing their circumnavigations to New Zealand and had had their interior and exterior woodwork refurbished or renewed in Thailand.  Pipistrelle is now 14 years old, … Continue reading

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Casting Off in 2009

The Prologue – Winter 2008-9 This period was a hive of activity after our return home from Portugal in mid-October.  Initially we set about sorting out the cottage after the flood damage in the summer, and by Christmas had everything … Continue reading

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