How-to: Seamanship

  1. How-To / Seamanship

    The Ultimate Docking Guide: How to Dock a Boat with Single or Twin Engines, Joysticks, and More

    Gary Reich
    Sep 1, 2016

    Docking a boat can be difficult and stressful. In this guide, we’ll give you plenty of tips, tricks, and tactics that will make the job easier. …Read More

  2. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: How to Anchor Your Boat

    Lenny Rudow
    Aug 30, 2016

    Anchoring a boat is a simple process but if you miss any of these key factors, your boat won’t stay put. …Read More

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  4. How-To / Seamanship

    How to Navigate a Boat

    Lenny Rudow
    Aug 18, 2016

    Whether you own a sailboat or a motorboat, a yacht or a dinghy, you need to know how to navigate it. …Read More

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  7. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: The Difference Between Ventilation and Cavitation

    Lenny Rudow
    Jul 19, 2016

    These terms are often used interchangeably—and inaccurately—so let’s set the record straight. …Read More

  8. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: Is a Boat Lift Right for You?

    Lenny Rudow
    Jul 5, 2016

    Keeping your boat on a lift is convenient and good for the boat, but there are a few down-sides. …Read More

  9. How-To / Seamanship

    How to Handle a Pontoon Boat

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 9, 2016

    If you’re new to pontoon boats, you’ll want to know these tips. …Read More

  10. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Etiquette: Be Courteous on the Water

    Rowland Stiteler
    Jun 8, 2016

    Good manners pay off on the water, though they aren't a substitute for knowing the rules. …Read More

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  12. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: Chartography and Software Updates for Chartplotters

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 8, 2016

    If you ever wondered how to do a chartography or software update on your chartplotter - or even if bothering to do so was worthwhile - you should watch this video. …Read More

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  14. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: How to Make Your Boat Go Faster

    Lenny Rudow
    May 24, 2016

    Everyone likes zooming around on their boat, so why not make your own boat go a little bit faster? …Read More

  15. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: Tips for Easier Docking

    Lenny Rudow
    Apr 26, 2016

    When you dock your boat, will you look like a pro? Watching this video first will help. …Read More

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