Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Rats!

Alexandre Uster von Baar

I forgot (this is what I am doing now in the apartment): “Keep the lights on”.
Back in Tortola, I put motion detector light.


On Sat, 3/24/18, Alexandre Uster von Baar [amelyachtowners] <> wrote:

Subject: Re: [Amel Yacht Owners] Rats!
Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:45 PM


Hello Duane,

I feel for you! This happened to me over a year ago in

Took me 10 days to get rid of the rat… (it is on my

If you think it tenter through the Amel logo then into the
kitchen fan, may be you can temporarily block the logo

In my case, it was entering through the hatches, so I just
closed them all, then one night tried to cut the mosquito
mesh going to my cabin…

If you think the rat is inside the boat: make lots of noise
(with boat horn, let your neighbors know first).

If you think it comes at night close everything and put

Make sure it die outside the boat, they smell terribly when

Good luck.. Alexandre


On Sat, 3/24/18, [amelyachtowners]
<> wrote:

Subject: [Amel Yacht Owners] Rats!


Date: Saturday, March 24, 2018, 12:35 PM


We've had the unwelcome visitor as

a result of a West Palm Beach Marina.

I'm looking for all

points of entry and wondered what others might have done

about the exhaust behind the port side Amel logo panel,

even with the helm.  It has three round openings, I

for the kitchen exhaust.  None of them have screens so

mouse or rat could climb in and exit around the fan


Has anyone found a good way

to put a screen around it?  Or maybe feel that it's




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