Matthew Is Coming

    Hurricane Matthew is heading our way. During the hurricane season our insurance company wants us  north of the Florida Georgia line.   After our  Bahama trips we settled in to our slip at [...]

By |October 8th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Matthew Is Coming

Wilmington Boat Show

Large Flightless Birds is based for the hurricane season in Wilmington NC.  The sunsets have been gorgeous. The marina team has been wonderful, although there is a great deal of construction going on, leaving dust [...]

By |August 18th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wilmington Boat Show

Air Conditioning Fix

They say that if you have a boat and don't have a list of stuff to work on you're not paying attention.  When we are not on the boat we leave the AC in the [...]

By |August 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Air Conditioning Fix

Marsh Harbour and the Abacos

LFB had a few weeks between scheduled trips so I decided to take advantage of its presence in the Bahamas.  I flew over to Marsh Harbour to meet the boat and the captain and spend a [...]

By |June 13th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Marsh Harbour and the Abacos

Hydraulics – ABT and Nordhavn come through again

The Spring schedule has been busy.    We spent much of the spring continuing the sorting process for  LFB, fine tuning the AC, stabilizers, auto pilot,  electrical system., etc.  A few weeks ago we picked up some [...]

By |June 12th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Hydraulics – ABT and Nordhavn come through again

Another Day in the Marina . . .

We had a trip coming up to the Bahamas and had a few items on our to-do list.  So the captain and I compared notes and split up some of the work.  First on the [...]

By |May 15th, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Another Day in the Marina . . .