How-to: Seamanship

  1. How-To / Seamanship

    Fire fighting at sea

    Rupert Holmes
    Nov 20, 2017

    How to fight a fire on board, we look at a few easy prevention tips to keep you safe and the fire fighting equipment that should be on every boat. …Read More

  2. How-To / Seamanship

    Shorthanded sailing guide

    Rupert Holmes
    Jun 26, 2017

    How do you go about sailing singlehanded or doublehanded? Shorthanded sailing is both popular and practical, read our essential to setting your boat up and prepare to enjoy life without a big crew. …Read More

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    How autopilots work

    Rupert Holmes
    Apr 3, 2017

    All you need to know about autopilots and self-steering gear, how they work, what features to look for and how to choose the right one for your needs. …Read More

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  7. How-To / Seamanship

    10 ways to save fuel

    Alex Smith
    Dec 14, 2016

    How can you save money on your boat's fuel bill? We share some top fuel-saving tips that will be kind on your wallet and cut your fuel use. …Read More

  8. How-To / Seamanship

    Boat towing guide: 10 tips to tow my boat

    Rupert Holmes
    Oct 20, 2016

    Safety is essential when towing your boat on the road, as Rupert Holmes and Lenny Rudow explain. …Read More

  9. How-To / Seamanship

    Powerboat training: courses and tuition

    Alex Smith
    Oct 14, 2016

    Whether you’re a boating novice or a crusty old sea dog, the right kind of powerboat training is money well spent. What powerboat course is right for you? …Read More

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  11. How-To / Seamanship

    Propeller cavitation and ventilation explained

    Lenny Rudow
    Sep 21, 2016

    These terms are often used interchangeably and inaccurately, so let’s set the record straight. …Read More

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    Boating with babies and toddlers: 10 top tips

    Kim Koditek
    Sep 6, 2016

    Are you ready to handle a boat while also handling a baby? We’ll tell you all you need to know to keep your little one safe and happy while onboard. …Read More

  14. How-To / Seamanship

    Safe sailing: how to avoid hazardous waters

    Rupert Holmes
    May 16, 2016

    To master the art of safe sailing, you need a sturdy boat and an in-depth knowledge of man-made and natural forces at sea. …Read More

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