Preparing for cruising can be complex and expensive. We’ll be logging our “to-do’s” and costs here. All of this data comes from a Google spreadsheet.
Below is a table showing the total costs so far in various categories. We started our purchasing about 18 months ago and spent significant time searching out items on eBay, or ones that are on sale or with rebates. Taking the time to do this has saved easily several thousands dollars.
Total Running Costs since June 2012
Safety and Medical
Sails, Deck and Hardware
Skills and Training