_____ Do a general cleaning of hull, deck and topsides using a boat cleaner.
_____ Ensure that drains and scuppers are clear.
_____ Wax hull (wax topsides after boat is launched).
_____ Clean and oil cabin teakwood.
_____ Clean and treat topside teakwood, steps, swim platforms, etc.
_____ Check and lubricate steering, shift and throttle cables.
_____ Tune-up engine ( spark plugs, wires, rotor, cap, valve lash, etc. ).
Sterndrives / Inboards
_____ Check all belts and hoses.
_____ Inspect and change engine zincs.
_____ Check cooling system.
_____ Check transmission fluid.
_____ Inspect and clean backfire flame arrestor.
_____ Check bilge blower and its hoses / ducts for integrity / operation.
_____ Check prop for cracks, nicks, and bends.
_____ Inspect fuel tank for leaks.
_____ Lubricate and spray moveable parts.
_____ Check hull for scratches, gouges, etc. and repair.
_____ Inspect and replace hull zincs.
_____ Check integrity of swim platform and ladder.
_____ Inspect and test trim tabs.
_____ Check shaft, cutlass bearing, and strut.
_____ Check rudder and its fittings.
_____ Touchup antifouling paint or recoat if necessary.
_____ Check battery water level and add "Battery Conditioner".
_____ Charge batteries.
_____ Check terminals for corrosion -- clean and lubricate.
_____ Inspect all wiring for wear and chafe.
_____ Test all gauges for operability.
_____ Check shore power and charger.
_____ Check operation of all lighting fixtures.
_____ Check all electronics for proper operation.
_____ Inspect antennas and feedline. Replace worn or cracked cable.
_____ Check stanchions, pulpits and lifelines for integrity.
_____ Check ground tackle, lines, and fenders.
_____ Check chainplates and cleats.
_____ Inspect anchor windlass and lubricate if necessary.
_____ Clean and grease winches if necessary.
_____ Check and replace wiper blades if necessary.
_____ Check, test and lubricate seacocks.
_____ Check condition of hoses and clamps.
_____ Check bilge pumps for automatic and manual operation.
_____ Check for oil in bilges.
_____ Check limber holes and ensure they are clear of debris.
_____ Check sound signaling devices.
_____ Check distress signals and their expiration date.
_____ Check life jackets.
_____ Inspect life rings.
_____ Check fire extinguishers and recharge if necessary.
_____ Check operation of compass.
_____ Check navigation lights.
_____ Check and replace first aid supplies.
_____ Check bailer and hand pump.
_____ Check for smooth operation -- lubricate and deodorize.
_____ Flush water tank and shock with pool shock -- flush after a few days.
_____ Check water system and pump for leaks and proper operation.
_____ Check pressure in Accumulator tank.
_____ Fill propane tank.
_____ Check propane electric & manual valves.
_____ Check reefing points and reefing gear.
_____ Inspect bolt rope.
Mast and Rigging
_____ Check mast and spreaders for corrosion or damage.
_____ Inspect spreader boots and shrouds.
_____ Inspect rivets and screw connections for corrosion.
_____ Clean and lubricate sail track.
_____ Check rigging, turnbuckles and clevis pins for wear and corrosion.
_____ Inspect stays for fraying and "fish hooks" -- replace if necessary.
_____ Check forestay and backstay connections.
_____ Check and lubricate masthead fitting and pulleys.
_____ Check and lubricate roller furling.
_____ Check halyards and replace if necessary.
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