4 juli 2014 - Logbook Tres Hombres
DATE:03 Jul 14 GMT:16:38 POS: 50 05.4N, 001 48.3W COG:287 SOG:5,4
GENERAL SYNOPSIS: ON BOARD THE TRES HOMBRES
WIND DIR: WNW
WIND SPD: 3
SEA STATE: very slight
SEA TEMP: okay
AIR PRES: 1020
How are you?
Bosun here: Everything is good onboard. Today we had a nice Thursday with a big fat sunny sky. We managed to do some maintenance and some sailhandling . Today I didn’t ruin any of the off-watch`s sweet dreams with rust-busting or coking the deck. So everybody is in a good mood laughing and hugging each other.
We put some paint on some hatches, we ran out of primer (and hamburgers sadly for Joel), witch put and end to all the paint jobs until we reach France and new primer-supplies!!! (But I dont now how good the Frence are at making hamburgers, so I hope Joel is gonna be okay) …and we even managed to fix our cup holder, so our cups now actually fits into it. Bra jobbet alle i hop!! The bosun is satisfied and will sleep well
Peace out! and remember to recycle(it is probably good for the world) !
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