Marine Electrical & Systems Workshop
Saturday & Sunday, October 20 & 21
Led by Beth Burlingame, ABYC Master Marine Tech
Saturday, October 20 / Systems, Electrical Basics
- Wiring techniques and practice
- Batteries, load calculations
- Hoses and Pumps, watermakers
- Solar basics
Sunday, October 21 / Installing, Testing, Troubleshooting
- Wire and install lights, radios, electronics
- Install solar panel, controller, check output
- Power up and test bilge pumps
This year we will be installing a basic solar panel battery charging system, as well as a chartplotter and bilge pump.
Cost for the two day workshop:
$150 for NWSA members
$200 for non-members
Accommodations are not included in this fee. There are many AirBnBs close by, as well as hotels; details will be provided upon registration. Class runs from 9 am to 4 pm both days, with a break for lunch. Optional group pot-luck dinner Saturday.
If you do not have a current membership, membership is $45 per year or $100 for three years. Membership year is May 1 to April 30; no proration for this fall workshop. Click to join NWSA.
Questions about the workshop details or directions, click here. Registration deadline is October 2, 2018. Cancellations (less a $25 fee) will be accepted until 10/1/18. No refunds after 10/1/1.