Category Archives: Electrical Systems

Common faults and repairs to yacht electrical systems.

Relocating the Battery Switches to an accessible area

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. Sometimes battery switches are not located in a very accessible spot. I prefer to have … Continue reading

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AC Wiring Renewal

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. I just finished extricating all the old AC wiring in the engine room. What a … Continue reading

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Solar charging system operational

Your ads will be inserted here byEasy Plugin for AdSense.Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. The idea of charging batteries from solar energy sounds simple and the basics are indeed … Continue reading

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Solar Panels on Cantilever Adjustable Mounts

I have worked on the design and fabrication of the adjustable solar panel mounts for more than two months, on and off. The number of parts is staggering considering this seemed such a simple idea in my head. In the … Continue reading

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Making the Cantilever Solar Panel Mount

The shipment of  T-6061 T-6 Aluminium arrived about a week ago. With a break in the weather I started fabricating the Cantilever Solar Panel mounting brackets which allow the panels to stow nicely on the hard shell dodger while sailing … Continue reading

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