Yachting Monthly -Summer 2016 (YMSUM16)


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Yachting Monthly issue YMSUM16 published by Time Inc.

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What’s inside your Summer 2016 issue? Expert On Board: New advice that could save your life There’s a problem with jackstays, but simple changes could keep you safe Skipper’s tips • What do I do now? • Spotting thin buoys • Don’t pinch Practical seamanship How to ride out storms in a modern cruiser. Peter Bruce revisits his definitive guide to heavy weather sailing. A question of seamanship ‘How would you cope with the domino effect?’ Any questions? • Does health insurance cover sailing? • How to calculate anchor scope? • Which PLB is best? • Can I use antifoul on my propeller? Practical seamanship The easy way to check your anchor’s set Learning curve Emergency self-steering kit evaluated Practical seamanship How to protect your inflatable with a dinghy outhaul CRUISING Homewaters: East Coast authors A literary cruise up the River Orwell Why the Vicar of Cowes bought a Bénéteau Bob Aylott goes on a spiritual journey on the Solent with the Isle of Wight’s sailing Vicar Pilotage: 10 top tips for cruising in Scotland Clyde Cruising Club Sailing Directions editor Edward Mason offers expert advice Anchorage Jonty Pearce finds excellent holding in Loch Scadabay, Harris The man who loves islands Hamish Haswell-Smith, author of The Scottish Islands, has landed on 155 of 168 Scottish islands. Will he complete the set? Cruising log Champagne and romance on the French rivers for Ray Bowen Round the Island The iconic race for cruising sailors celebrates 85 years GEAR & BOAT REVIEWS New boats: Two new performance cruisers • Dehler 34 • X-Yachts X4 Tried and Tested • Pontos 4-speed winch • Insulated jacket Group gear test: Chartplotters Which chartplotter is best? Duncan Kent tests the four biggest brands’ multi-function displays to find out New gear • Smartphone satphone sleeve • Inverter generator • Folding bike Used boat test: Nicholson 35 You would be hard pushed to find a tougher cruiser as popular as the Nicholson 35, says Duncan Kent GPS update Duncan Wells finds out from the Royal Institute of Navigation what the future of holds for the GPS system and how it can be improved

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