It's recommended that every vessel have a basic toolkit with:
- spark plug spanner and spark plugs (for petrol engines)
- small adjustable spanner
- pair of pliers
- metal file
- wire brush
- hacksaw and blade
- Phillips head and standard screwdriver
- spare fuel line
- electrical wiring
- insulation tape
- can of water-displacing spray.
Two means of communication
If possible, carry 2 means of communication, for example, a marine radio and a mobile phone in a waterproof cover.