Yachting Monthly - March 2017 (YM0317)


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Yachting Monthly issue YM0317 published by Time Inc.

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Sailing Skills Expert On Board: How to prepare for offhsore cruising 28 tips for your boat and crew from a man who’s sailed 350,000 miles Learning curve Dazed and confused in the Jester Baltimore Challenge Offshore solo sailors face a pervsive enemy, as Andy Robinson finds out Skipper’s tips • Dodgy vector charts • Calculating air clearance • Secure your anchor • Windvane steering with a wheel • Washboards in heavy seas Any Questions • Should yachts carry defibrillators?• Why use cable steering? • Can I stay in multiple marinas? • Should we all learn about tides? Cruising Sea lochs and Summer Isles Kitiara Pascoe discovers the best bits of NW Scotland on an autumn exploration from Loch Torridon Sketches from the early days of cruising Colin Jarman looks back at the work of the pioneering yachtsman, artist and YM illustrator Arthur Briscoe Anchorages Anchor in Soller, Mallorca, Stone Heaps on the Orwell and an overnight haven in the Isles du Frioul archipelago, France Island hopping in the Seychelles Theo Stocker finds out what sailing in paradise is really like Cruising log Adventurous passages in Spain, the Hebrides and the Atlantic What you lose when you buy online Seeking counsel from your chandler Gear & Boat Reviews Practical: 37 years of upgrades on one yacht Jim Mottram looks back at the modifications that make it possible to keep on sailing New Gear • Easy-fit inspection hatch • MOB alert • Glove-friendly plotter Tried and tested • Lightweight oilskins • Simple DSC VHF New boat test: Hallberg Rassy 44 Graham Snook has an exclusive first test oon the exciting new bluewater cruiser from Sweden Used boat test: Catalina 36 Duncan Kent sails this rugged and spacious American cruiser to find out what made her so successful Technical: Avoid engine failure! Expert advice on fuel filters

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Publisher TI Media
Title Yachting Monthly
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Mar 2017
Month March
Year 2017