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August 2013

Departing the dock

Departing the dock

Leaving the dock in your boat is relatively simple, but in less than ideal conditions, some caution is necessary.

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Boating alone

Boating alone

If you’re planning a solo trip, make sure you’re prepared for an emergency.

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Fire extinguishers

Fire extinguishers

Depending on your boat’s engine, fuel tank and other specs, the Coast Guard has specific requirements for onboard fire extinguishers.

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Ship's Store

Mastering Marlinespike

Crown sennit

The crown sennit is a decorative, continuous series of crown knots that can be used alone or to cover another line or object.

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