When we want to take the dinghy to the jetty to shop at Maragojipe we were only 10 meters far. One last indefinable sound gave the engine is still on its own and then rest ... Oh, we must go back to the flow. Quick take the paddle out and back paddle.
We put our folding boat together. With this you can better rowing. Against wind and flow you have no chance with oars in a boat. So we can buy on the market a little late but still.
Hans Peter is the repair of the engine in attack, which takes time and patience. The gear rack which is used to transition knocked out. He must construct zufeilen and glue a new adapter. Thanks to its ability to find creative solutions, he creates this interesting challenge. In Brindisi has given us this is a mechanic ever repaired. Has only 2 ½ years held and cost a lot! Now we hope that Hans Peters approach bears fruit longer. In any case, the engine has now shown after the repair and the maintenance of the best. When testing our dinghy came for the first time on the plane. We are curious how long it holds. Anyway, we have to look for a replacement engine.
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Maragojipe is in the page flow from Paraguaçu, the Rio Guai. We want to take the dinghy up the river and are excited about what we discover. Cards from here you will find no more. With influent tide we get the dinghy of Mistralis and our dinghy engine on the reconnaissance trip. The river is fringed with a large mangrove belt (bush trees whose roots can exist in salt water). Apart from our dinghy engine everything is quiet and peaceful. As we discover in the distance a huge flock of red ibises. Immediately provides Hanspeter off the engine and we row closer to the beautiful birds which we see for the first time. We can paddle pretty up close, because all rise to a character, draw a large round over our heads and settle on the mangroves in the back rows. A beautiful show! Read the full post »
Together with Karen Filipe and we want to go to Cachoeira. Hans Peter is the mountain of Karen borrow and continues with Filipe the hilly stretch of about 25 km. Finally back again, a real bike under the butt - Hans Peter enjoys it. Read the full post »