running costs

As most yachties (and mostly everyone else) wants to know and are (mostly) too polite to ask these are our running costs up to date (keep in mind , ymmv) :

2016 :

  • Purchase Blue Pearl : 118.000 euro
  • Survey costs : 900 euro
  • polish and antifoul the hull (coppercoat) : 3000 euro
  • registration fee for dutch flag : 40 euro
  • Raymarine cables to connect our own plotters : 350 euro
  • Raymarine E120w + Navpod to replace defective RC70L : 1000 euro
  • Hotel and plane tickets for 1st viewing : 800 euro
  • Tickets and car rental for 2nd viewing : 400 euro
  • Haul out for survey : 313
  • yard costs for remainder of the year : 1000 (250 p/month)
  • 8x Anodes for fridge keel cooler : 20 euro
  • 2x waterpump for AC and watermaker : 350 euro
  • Insurance for 12 months (fully insured for purchase price + 6 million 3rd party + personal & crew injury ) : 1250 euro
  • AIS transponder : Vesper Marine XB8000 : 750 euro
  • inflatable life jackets : 791 euro
    • 4x 150n guest lifejacket : 233 euro
    • 2x child lifejacket            : 118 euro
    • 2x Spinlock deckvest      : 440 euro
  • safety harnesses : 200
  • ePirb Ocean Signal: 330
  • 2x PLB Ocean Signal MOB1 : 400
  • Raymarine RD418D Radar : 1350
  • Radar Cable 15 meter : 220
  • Marine medical kit : 450
  • trip to Ikea for pots, pans, linnen, towels , storage ,misc items : 500

total 2016 : 131,494.00

costs 2017 :

Jan to May :

  • Insurance for 12 months (fully insured for purchase price) : 1250 euro
  • Highfield Hypalon 310 + Suzuki 20HP EFI: 7500
  • Yard costs (jan to may) Rudderbearing , polish , putting up radar with crane etc : 3000
  • Trip Feb R & J : 500
  • extra line 27meter : 46 euro
  • Jabsco toilet revision sets : 80
  • Raymarine VHF splitter : 120
  • extra Simrad handset for outside : 125
  • New Sprayhood / dodger : 1200
  • flares : 100
  • Rocna 33kg : 860
  • 100meter 10mm chain : 720
  • Almerimar May, June, July : 1400 euro (may 10 euro p/night , june&july 20 euro p/night)

May to Sept

  • ICOM M710 SSB set : 425
  • AT130 Antenne tuner : 125
  • Iridium Go! (+ antenna + cables etc) : 500
  • Panel and parts for watermaker : 500
  • Simarine battery monitor package (incl Barometer) : 500
  • raw waterpump repair in Torrevieja : 150
  • Almerimar Sep ’17 to May ’18 : 2600 euro
  • WindSUP + 2 sails (1 small for the kids , 1 large for us) : 1600
  • New showerhead : 18
  • rivet gun + rivets : 50
  • Simrad VHF handset cable : 30
  • 2x Standard Horizon DSC VHF : 400
  • various locks : 70 (outboard , lockers , dinghy)
  • extra lifejacket gas + salt tablets : 70
  • Duralac + SS ‘anti seize’ grease : 40
  • hatch hinge covers : 18
  • 2 new cup holders : 16
  • 2 new automatic bilge pumps : 130

to do:

  • New bimini frame + covers (decided not to do this)
  • New Radar  / Solar arch (possibly)
  • 2x new Solar panel (320-330 Wp ea.)
  • shading cloths
  • dinghy cover
  • service or replace emergency raft

total 2017:  24193 euro

2018 :

  • New Radar  / Solar arch : 3000 euro
  • Shading cloth to attach to bimini : 400 euro
  • Impeller Waterpump rebuild kit : 50 euro
  • Charts and Pilots : 150 euro
  • Spares: 750 euro
    • starter motor : 250 euro
    • 2x fuel and oil filter : 14 euro
    • waterpump : 200 euro
    • thermostat : 12 euro
    • exhaust mixing elbow : 250 euro
    • diesel lift pump : 30 euro
    • raymarine rudder indicator : 150 euro
    • Simrad RS87 extra handset : 150 euro
  • 4x recharge kits for kids lifejackets : 80 euro
  • extra Simarine shunts : 100 euro
  • 2x New Musto MPX Offshore Goretex sailing jackets on eBay : 700 euro
  • replace all Running rigging + extra track on mast : 3000 euro
  • vaccinations : 250 euro (DTP , Hep A & B , Yellow Fever , Rabies for the whole fam.)
  • Garmin InReach explorer+ tracker : 450 euro
  • subscription for the tracker : $220
  • 2x 335 Wp solar panels + shipping : 600 euro
  • Victron Smartsolar MPPT : 150 euro
  • 3 sets 5 , 20 and active carbon filters : 40 euro
  • 12 volt watermaker ‘little wonder’ : 150 euro
  • Jimmy cornell cruising atlas : 60 euro

total 30-Mar-2018 : 10130 euro