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Located in Lions Bay Marina

60 Lions Bay Avenue
Lions Bay, BC V0N 2E1

Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday: 8am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 2pm

Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed


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Every boat should have a basic mechanic's tool kit. We recommend that the kit should include the following items:


Socket set - 3/8 drive (3/8" - 13/16")

Wire cutters/strippers

Open and box wrenches (3/16" - 1")

DC test light

Screw driver set - slotted & phillips

Volt / ohm meter

Crescent wrenches - 8" and 12"

Utility Knife

Pipe wrench - 1 3/4" opening

Hacksaw and Blades

Vise grips - 8"


Pliers – regular and needlenose

Spanner Wrench for filters oil/fuel

Spark plug wrench

Drill with Bits

Assorted allen wrenches

Assorted punches



Oil filters

Fuel filters

Transmission Fluid



Fuses, assorted ratings

Bulbs, every style used on board


Assorted Hose Clamps

Assorted screws, nuts & bolts

Electrical tape

Assorted electrical connectors

Silicon or caulk

Tie wraps

Wd-40 or general purpose lubricant

Two part epoxy

Flashlight and spare batteries

Assorted wooden bungs

 While these are the just the fundamentals of a kit, don’t forget to add anything that is specific to your type of boat. IE if you have a sailboat add whipping twine, needles and sail tape. The key is to know your boat and anticipate what you might need in case of an emergency or breakdown.

Give us a call us today for more information at 604-921-7124. We’d be happy to talk with you.

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