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Last August I purchased a 19 foot O’day Daysailer that is in fundamentally good shape but needed a few replacement parts and some attention paid to several old ones.Â I had hopes of getting out on the water this spring … Continue reading
I was just cruising the web looking at boats and having a moment of appreciation for double-enders.Â This timeless hull form was not so much developed by the mind of man as simply assembled organically by the hands of natural … Continue reading
In these troubled economic times the boat market has gone soft.Â Just as mortgage defaults and foreclosures are more numerous these days the default rate on boat moorage is also up.Â Making the marina rent takes a back seat to … Continue reading
From the Merriam-Webster free online dictionary comes this succinct gem of the English language: Definition of GARAGE 1 : a shelter or repair shop for automotive vehicles There are not enough hours in the day for all the activities we … Continue reading
The sea can be a boring place to hang out on long passages.Â Sailors have filled the off-watch hours with their own particular amusements for centuries.Â Now a days they have television or the Internet.Â not so long ago amusement … Continue reading