Special Features

Dinghy World


In the last part of his series on hull materials, David Webber considers the merits of timber dinghies. Traditionally, timber is a material well suited to boats such as dinghies. In fact, many of the old clinker style versions are still in existence and used daily. You sometimes see them on the used market, shining out from the ocean of ...

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Weather Or Not


Weather is a huge subject but, from a boater’s point of view, there are really only a couple of questions – can we go out and can we get back. Jon Mendez makes it simple. How we come to the decisions regarding what we can and can’t do with our boats is really based on the weather forecasts in the ...

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