On the Water: Resources

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    Lenny's Boating Tips Video: Stepped Hulls

    Lenny Rudow

    Our senior editor Lenny Rudow describes how stepped hulls work. …Read More

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    Super Cheap CHIRP: Inexpensive Fishfinders with New Technology

    Lenny Rudow

    You can now buy a fishfinder with CHIRP technology for less than $300. Does cheap CHIRP work? We'll find out. …Read More

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    Lenny's Boating Tips Video: Boat Hull Basics

    Lenny Rudow

    If you're not sure of the difference between a deep-V and a tri-hull, this short video will explain the basics. …Read More

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    Marine Canvas Enclosures: What’s What and What's New

    Zuzana Prochazka

    Sunbrella, Weblon, Herculite, Isinglass, Makrolon, EZ2CY, and Strataglass are just some of the options to choose from for a cockpit cover, bimini, or dodger. …Read More

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    Boat Towing Guide: How to Trailer a Boat

    Lenny Rudow

    If you want to learn how to tow a boat you've come to the right place. With this guide, you can begin developing your trailering skills today. …Read More

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    The Most Comfortable Sailboat: 5 Sailing Catamarans to Consider

    Zuzana Prochazka

    Looking for luxury in a sailboat? Check out these five sailing cats. …Read More

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    Peripheral Vision: Side-Scanning Fishfinder Myths, Debunked!

    Lenny Rudow

    We test Garmin, Lowrance, and Raymarine systems side by side, to get past the marketing hype. …Read More

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    Shipping a Boat: 5 Things You Need to Know

    Lenny Rudow

    Even if a shipping company is doing the heavy lifting, you still need to know these things to safely ship your boat. …Read More

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    Speed Boats: Five Things to Look For

    Lenny Rudow

    If you’re looking at speed boats, check out these five important traits before you buy. …Read More

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    Sailing Terms: Sailboat Types, Rigs, Uses, and Definitions

    Carol Cronin

    The term "sailboat" includes many different sizes, shapes, and hull types. Here's how to identify most of the common ones. …Read More

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