How-to: Seamanship

  1. 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

  2. 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

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    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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    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

  8. 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

  9. How-To / Seamanship

    Choosing an Anchor Windlass

    Ed Sherman
    Apr 14, 2016

    A windlass installation isn't cheap or simple. But, done right, it adds value to your boat and does wonders for your lower back. …Read More

  10. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: Making Sharp Turns in a Powerboat

    Lenny Rudow
    Mar 29, 2016

    Maneuvering a powerboat isn't exactly complex, but there are a few boating tips you should know before hitting the water. …Read More

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    Boating Tips: Docking with Optimus Joystick Control

    Lenny Rudow
    Mar 1, 2016

    Outboard powered boats can enjoy the easy docking of joystick control, too. Here's how you do it, with the Optimus system. …Read More

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    Boating Tips: 3 Tips for Reading Radar

    Lenny Rudow
    Feb 16, 2016

    If your boat has radar but you're not 100-percent comfortable using it, this video can help. …Read More

  15. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: 3 Tips for Handling Heavy Seas

    Lenny Rudow
    Feb 2, 2016

    When the waves get big and the seas get rough, these three boat handling tips will make the ride home better. …Read More

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