Practical Boatowner Summer - 14 June 2017 (PBS17)


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Practical Boatowner Summer issue PBS17 published by Time Inc.

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Blind navigation: A foggy notion for Yachtmasters, or a useful seamanship skill? 2017 visitors’ berth guide: Plan your summer cruise: marina facilities and prices PBO Tested – Safety innovations: The 170N TeamO lifejacket, Sea-Tags and MOB lifesavers Using DSC radio: Does DSC have more uses than merely making a Mayday call? Multihull special – Cruising cats: Swift, luxurious – and wide Trailable trimarans: Fold and drive home Build a custom coolbox: How to make and install a well-insulated coolbox Retro-fit a holding tank: With a little imagination, there’s space on most boats for a holding tank How to design and construct a rudder: A reader shows how he replaced his boat’s damaged rudder PBO Project Boat 2 – Turning over our Secret 20: The machinations involved in accessing the bottom of our boat Laying moorings in Scottish waters: A pre-season moorings inspection and maintenance trip Cruising Ireland’s north-west coast: A stunning cruising ground for those prepared to forgo a few comforts Remnants sail: Entering Portugal’s tricky port of Figueira da Foz at night Breathable waterproofs: A reader asks: are they worth the money? Keeping the cabin dry: More hints and tips from the PBO Sketchbook Create a fuel polishing system: PLUS more reader projects and tips PLUS… Waiting for the tide: The editor’s welcome to this month’s PBO – sign up for PBO’s free monthly e-newsletter at: ‘Mad about the Boat’ columnist Dave Selby: ‘Holier than thou’ Columnist Sam Llewellyn: Learning the ropes Monthly musings from Andrew Simpson: Mother tongue PBO products and services: Books and plans from the PBO shop New regular chandlery offers News: The invasive species D vex has been found north of Oban… plus more Regional news: Sailors are advised to take extra care entering or leaving the Deben… and more New regular chandlery offers Readers’ letters: Your views Ask the experts: Hose diameter dilemma… and more New gear: PBO looks at the latest marine products

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Publisher TI Media
Title Practical Boatowner
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 14 Jun 2017
Month June
Year 2017