Practical Boatowner - June 2017 (PB0617)


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Practical Boatowner issue PB0617 published by Time Inc.

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Who gives way?: Advice for cruising near a racing fleet 20 lifesaving alternatives: Is a lifejacket the best option? Illingworth & Primrose designs: Proof that if a boat looks right, it probably is right PBO tested – Paintbrushes: Tested for finish and minimum bristle loss Servicing an outboard gearbox: Carrying out maintenance on small outboard motors Dinghy design by iteration: A reader finesses the construction of a dinghy over the course of four attempts PBO Project Boat 2 – Adding hull sides: The Secret 20 gains 6mm ply hull panels View from the boatyard: A new series of observations from Southwold Boatyard: this month, chainplate shortcomings Keeping new crew happy: Encouraging newcomers aboard – and keeping them coming back Spækhuggers in the Canaries: Denmark’s best-kept secret The Deben to Leigh-on-Sea: Part one of Richard Hare’s Thames Estuary odyssey Travels of a hobo: A reader sails an uninsured, un-surveyed Raven 26 from New Zealand to Fiji How to improve hatch fittings: PLUS more reader projects and tips Leech, roach and batten snagging: Hints and tips from the PBO Sketchbook Beyond the invisible blue line: From Tonga to New Zealand on the Blue Water Rally Castlebay charm: Step into a different world on the isle of Barra 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: A technical knockout Columnist Sam Llewellyn: Impeccable handling Monthly musings from Andrew Simpson: Statistically speaking… PBO products and services: Books and plans from the PBO shop New regular chandlery offers News: Brexit: what happens next… and more Regional news: Tragic loss of helicopter crew… and more New regular chandlery offers Readers’ letters: Your views Ask the experts: Venting a diesel fuel tank, treating topsides… 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 1 Jun 2017
Month June
Year 2017