Yachting Monthly - November 2016 (YM1116)

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Yachting Monthly issue YM1116 published by Time Inc.

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See what’s inside our November 2016 issue here… Sailing Skills Expert On Board: Save time, sail more! How to streamline your cruise planning. Chris Beeson explains how to make getting away easy Practical Seamanship: The best way to wear your safety harness ‘This may sound ridiculous’, says Ken Endean, ‘but it works’ A question of seamanship ‘A little pinch of spice’. Bill Anderson wonders whether the easier, slower option around a hazard really is the safer choice Any questions? • Can I extend my chain? • Do radars work at close range? • How do you say ‘reef knot’ in Greek? • What’s marking my woodwork? Skipper’s tips • Easy rider • Panic avoider • Colregs nightmare • Keep the battens in • Ever-useful whiteboard • The message is clear for all to see Learning curve ‘As the trawler approached, my steering cable snapped!’ Moments from a collision, Christine Richings loses control Cruising Sailing two sides of England in a hurry Selling a boat is a hard decision, says Theo Stocker, but a four-day passage is a good way to say goodbye My delivery trip from Croatia to Southampton Having bought a boat in Croatia, Jim Wallace sailed 2000 miles to bring her home Pilotage: Better berths for visitors in St Malo David Jefferson explores this fortified Brittany town to see what it offers for sailors Cruising log Garry Flashman enjoys a cruise to a south-coast blues festival Gear and Boat Reviews Technical: How seaworthy is your boat? Graham Snook thought he knew his boat, but an insurance survey found a few surprises The Hurley story From 1956 to 1991, more than 8,000 Hurley yachts were built. Duncan Kent looks back on the history of this famous British builder Used boat test: Hurley 30/90 Duncan Kent sails the largest of the Hurley Range, a 30/90 from 1974, and finds a stiff, well-bullt yacht New boat test: BayCruiser 26 Swallow Yacht’s new boat has classic lines but her looks belie a very modern boat, says Graham Snook Southampton Boat Show: Boats Graham Snook explores the new boats on offer, including the RM 1270, Dehler 34 and X-Yachts X4 Southampton Boat Show: Gear From VHF radios to fridges

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Publisher Time Inc.
Title Yachting Monthly
Frequency Monthly
Sector Hobbies & Interests
Date 1 Nov 2016
Month November
Year 2016