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April 2013

Boating with pets

Boating with pets

Do you want to take Fluffy or Fido afloat? Follow these practical tips for keeping the family dog or cat safe on board.

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Compass rules

Compass rules

When your boat’s electronics go on the fritz, a mariner’s compass can get you home safely if you have one on board.

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Line handling

Line handling

Become an expert line handler in less time by learning these three simple techniques.

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Ship's Store

Mastering Marlinespike

Inside cow hitch

This knot serves the same purpose as a lark’s head, except it cinches tightly to the ring or spar rather than being prone to slipping.

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