October | November 2012
While the entire crew is likely to lend a hand for spring fitting out, reversing the process in the fall is like cleaning up after a party; there are few volunteers and even less effort.
Few of us plan for a crewmember to fall overboard. Getting that person back aboard is harder than you think. This month, the BoatUS Foundation tackles the subject.
Sometimes, does it feel like you're hitting bottom? Well, in boating, that can be more than a feeling! Here are some proven techniques to free your boat.
Frozen bolts can be maddening. Tom suggests a series of tactics from lubricants to brute force to get the darn things out.
Is there any evidence to support using the onboard oven to protect electronics? We have a ketch rig with antennas on both masts, monitor the lower mast radio during storms, and disconnect the main mast antenna. Answers from our tech team.
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