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EDUCATIONAL SAILING & YACHT DELIVERY SERVICES

2469 North River Road, New Hope, PA 18938

Phones: h/o 215.862-5721-- c 215.262.2075

 

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AMI OCEAN DELIVERY EQUIPMENT

MUST HAVE:

                Ships Papers:  Documentation and/or State Registration,

                Proof of ownership - letter of transit naming captain as owner’s agent

                USCG Required Safety Equipment:

                VISUAL DISTRESS SIGNALS - 6-12 SOLAS type flares both hand held & rocket

                MOB RIG: Pole - strobe - horseshoe rig. – also heaving line and recovery device

    Life Sling or other MOB recovery device

                Life Raft with current inspection (AMI can provide for  rental + shipping fees)

    Type I pfds - one for each crew member

                Harness and Tether, one for each crew member

                Jack Lines for length of boat and for cockpit

                Fire Extinguishers -- at least 3 BC II -- also fire blanket for galley

                VHF radios (2) – One “ship’s” and at least one hand held.

                EPIRB - (AMI provides Pains Wessex GPS equipped 406 mhz unit)

                Ground Tackle - pref. 2 anchors + 300’ + of rode each.

                Radar Reflector - (AMI can provide)

                Hand Held VHF - (AMI provides)

                Spare Halyard  - (block + 100-150 feet of Dacron 3/8 to 7/16)

                SSB Receiver for Weather Broadcasts - (AMI can provide)

 

                FRESHLY SERVICED ENGINE - oil and filters changed, and Service Recs.

                                Up to Date - ie. fresh or nearly so impeller etc.

                Equipment needed to change oil - filters, etc. (Pump, rags, container)

                Engine Spares:

                                5 Quarts of Oil - or more, at least enough for one complete oil chng.

                                Spare Fuel and Oil Filters

                                Spare Fan Belt

                                Spare Impeller

                Deck Fuel - ample fuel for voyage - 

                                deck fuel in jugs or bladder - depending on vessel tank capacity

                Spare Light Bulbs - 1 for each running light, + 2 spares for cabin lights

                Tool Kit - Mechanical

                Bosun’s Tools & rigging bag, spare line, sail repair, snatch blocks  etc.

                Bosun’s Chair

                Emergency Running Lights - (AMI can provide)

                Galley Equipment - pots, pans, eating utensils plates bowls etc. (AMI-SOP p. 22)

                Flash Lights with spare batteries - at least 6 

                Dive Gear - Wet Suit, Mask, Snorkel, Fins

 

                Instruments:

                                Knot meter/log

                                Depth sounder

                                Barometer - (AMI can provide)

                                Sextant - (AMI can provide)

                                GPS - (AMI can provide)

 

                Navigation Gear - (Most of this AMI can provide for cost )

                                Charts and Coast Pilots for all waters to be traversed

                                Sailing Directions, Nautical Almanac

 

                12 volt Outlets (cigar lighter type) - at least one - Pref 3 or 4

WOULD LIKE  to have:

                Wind Speed & Direction

                Auto Pilot  - if none provided additional crew will be needed

                Cruising Spinnaker - “genniker” for down wind voyages

                Whisker Pole - for down wind voyages

                Dodger and/or Bimini

                Refrigeration

                GPS - plott

                Radar

                Single Sideband Radio

    Wind Vane Sea Anchor or Drogue + ample line for setting it (AMI can provide)

                Storm Sail(s) Trisail & Storm Jib

                Sea Anchor rig for extended off shore voyages

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