Yachting Monthly - June 2016 (YM0616)


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Yachting Monthly issue YM0616 published by Time Inc.

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June 2016 In your June 2016 issue: SAILING SKILLS Expert On Board: The unwritten rules of sailing explained Tom Cunliffe says good manners afloat will help us all to live and let live Learning curve ‘How we survived a knockdown in hurricane- force winds’, as well as burst hatches, a man overboard and 30-knot surfs Skipper’s tips • Danger in the dark • Do you know your synoptic charts? • Teaching without lessons • A handy chartwork cheat • Salt and vinegar Practical skills: Small-boat seamanship for cruisers Are you kitted out for tender travel? Chris Beeson reminds you what you need to know A Question of seamanship ‘What’s the best course to steer? Any questions? • ‘Is my marina contract legal?’ • Multiplying batteries CRUISING Home waters: A competitive cruise along Scotland’s west coast Bob Aylott joins in one of the world’s toughest yacht races for cruising sailors Cruising: Landfalls on the north coast of Spain Many sailors bypass the northern rias of Galicia, but they’re missing a treat says Jim Mottram Irish pilotage special: Cape Clear cruising guide NormanKean checks out the harbour improvements on Ireland’s southernmost island Irish pilotage special: Explore the Giant’s Causeway Coast Brian Black explores inshore with a good chart and careful pilotage Anchorages Where to drop the hook in Essex, Jersey and northern Spain Cruising log Readers share cruises in Jamaica, Biscay and the Medway Marine litter The curse of plastic at sea, and what you can do about it GEAR & BOAT REVIEWS Group gear test: Internet boosters and routers for boats We all rely on the Internet, but what’s the best way to get online on board? New gear • A drysuit for cruising? • Pocket-sized thermal imaging camera Tested at sea: Can we really trust DIY charts? Duncan Kent makes some charts with his own echosounder and sees if they’re any good Used boat test: Sadler 290 A bilge-keeler that performs upwind: Duncan Kent enjoys testing the last yacht to bear the Sadler name New boat test: J/122e Cruising at 13 knots brings smiles all round as Graham Snook sails J-Boats’ fast but well-mannered new cruiser

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