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Solar Panel MK1

Jul 12th, 20121 Commento
Solar Panel MK1

It works! Or so says the little light of the controller. I installed the 80watt solar panel (obviusly Chinese) and the little light tells me

One step at a time

Jul 6th, 2012Nessun Commento
One step at a time

One step at a time Tic Tac, Tic Tac… Time passes and work is progressing fairly slowly. The rain all day makes me a visit

LED lights

Jun 14th, 2012Nessun Commento
LED lights

One of the easiest jobs on Strider would have been switching all lights to LEDs. I say it because, as with any first time job,

Working on Strider

Jun 3rd, 20122 Commenti
Working on Strider

May 15 I moved to England at Lytham by Strider, and I have about two months to put it in perfect shape. I arrived without

Donation time

May 23rd, 2012Nessun Commento
Donation time

I spent last months working tirelessly to gather enough funds for Strider. At the end of April, at last the minimum amount was in my

The windvane

Mar 31st, 2012Nessun Commento
The windvane

One of the accesories necessary to face an singlehanded ocean crossing is undoubtedly the self steering windvane. There are, and many prefer it, the electric

First gift for Strider

Mar 24th, 2012Nessun Commento
First gift for Strider

Last week I made a big gift to Strider. I bought him the new sails. Mainsail with two hands and furling genoa. Before taking this

To communicate

Feb 29th, 2012Nessun Commento
To communicate

All the people I told about project “Amazzonia Sempre …” don’t understand that I can not communicate during the vojage. The keenest ask me: “and

The time is now

Feb 12th, 2012Nessun Commento
The time is now

My plan is to move to Blackpool to Strider around mid-May, to work on Strider for a couple of months and then in early August

Sterling Hayden

Jan 29th, 2012Nessun Commento
Sterling Hayden

Sterling Hayden was a famous Hollywood actor in 60′s-70′s. He had important roles among others in “Dr. Strangelove” in 1964 and “The Godfather” in 1972,

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