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June/July 2013


  • Thumbnail photo of Tom NealeTom's Tools

    Here's an idiosyncratic collection of clever devices that this experienced live-aboard boater has added to his arsenal over 40 years.

  • Thumbnail photo of TideMinder box of ballsTideminders

    A rising tide lifts all boats. Just make sure yours isn't tied down.

  • Thumbnail photo of a fishfinderInstalling A Fishfinder

    You've got your boat, tackle, and a day off. Now all you need is the fish.

  • Thumbnail photo of polishing a boat's gelcoat surfaceGelcoat Crazing

    Don Casey's tips for dealing with onboard alligators.

  • Thumbnail photo of Stan HoneyStan Honey — Game Changer

    The America's Cup director of technology may be about to change sailing forever with the next big idea in TV graphics.

  • Thumbnail photo of a Silverton 34How Many Is Too Many?

    Balancing safety, capacity, and stability on your boat.

  • Thumbnail photo of Superstorm Sandy damageSifting Through Sandy

    Lessons learned from a "superstorm."


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