Air Conditioning

Photos from S/V Another Road:

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Angel’s Wings #140:

I have been very happy with my 16000 btu unit by Ocean Breeze in Stuart, FL.  It has a radiant heat side that doesn’t need to be winterized, so we can visit the boat in the winter.  AC unit runs with a Honda 2000.


Earl Poe


While Warren went for a cost effective approach, we live in Florida.  After our 16k unit dies, we replaced it with a Marine Air 18k unit in the storage locker in front of the galley.  With a main duct in the saloon, we have duct work running to both the forward and aft cabins.  We have a separate thru hull for the water input and use a condensator for the output which keeps the bilge dry.

By adding a smart start, which eliminate the large start up spike, we can also run our unit

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