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December 2012

Winter layup

Watch your step

Slips and falls lead to many onboard accidents, but a few simple precautions can ensure that you and your crew don’t slip on the ship.

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Fill 'er up!

Get a vessel exam

Quick and easy, vessel safety checks help ensure that you stay safe on the water.

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Get pumped

Check yourself

Give your small boat a quick inspection before heading out on the water.

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Ship's Store

Mastering Marlinespike

Painter's bowline

Boat painters use this handy bowline variation to support paint cans by quickly forming a loop in the middle of a line.

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