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THERMAL DINGHY TOP

The three layer breathable Thermal Dinghy Top from Gill is designed to provide additional protection during colder days out on the water. It features a water repellent outer shell laminated to a waterproof and breathable membrane backed with a thermal micro fleece lining providing warmth and comfort. Colour: graphite Sizes: XS – XL Price: £99 www.gillmarine.com

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Caribou Wool Boot

The original Women’s Caribou Wool Boot from Sorel features a nubuck leather upper with waterproof construction, seam-sealing and a removable wool inner boot (which can be used as a slipper when indoors) to provide warmth, comfort and protection in cold and wet winter weather. £140 www.cotswoldoutdoor.com

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Dry Pioneer Trousers

These are styled like a regular pair of combat trousers, but are also a fully waterproof, lightweight pair of walking trousers that make separate overtrousers a thing of the past. They feature Rohan’s breathable Barricade™ liner, which is more than ten times the British standard for waterproofing, allowing water droplets to simply sit on the top of the fabric and ...

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Step into Sebago

Sebago’s nautical footwear has long been a favourite amongst boaters. Here is a style from the new Crest Collection by Sebago, which will also launch a capsule collection from January on to celebrate their 70th Anniversary. www.sebago.com/uk

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Women’s Knit Fleece

Looking for clothing to keep you warm this winter? This is a soft, comfortable knitted fleece with a bonded thermal lining perfect for colder conditions. The relaxed fit of the Gill Knit Fleece allows it to be worn layered when the temperatures drop. £75 www.gillmarine.com/gb

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JimBag

For those weekend cruises or simply a day spent on the boat, a handy bag to throw all your bits and pieces into is essential. The JimBag collection is unisex and includes canvas bags and holdalls as well as wash bags in a range of bold colours. From £34.99 www.jimbag.co.uk

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Bungee Spongee

Angler Leon Mead has created a simple but extremely effective tool to deal with the frustration caused by continually wiping down reel handles, bait boards, smeared rods and bailing out excessive water from boats – the Bungee Spongee®. Consisting of high density, exceptionally absorbent foam, the Spongee is available in various shapes and colours. From the centre of the sponge ...

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Angelina Parka

The Didriksons Women’s Angelina Parka is a vibrant and stylish coat with a faux fur trim. Whether you are facing rain, wind or even snow, the Angelina Parka will ensure you stay warm and well protected. £240 www.cotswoldoutdoor.com

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GX1300E Eclipse

The GX1300E Eclipse is one of the smallest fixed DSC VHF transceivers available. New to this model are specific icons for easy menu viewing such as DSC and Set Up. The waterproofing has also been taken from IPX7 to IPX8, a full half-meter deeper. As well as all the usual VHF functions it offers every feature needed for emergency, safety ...

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Rigging an electric outboard

Light, quiet and odour-free, electric outboard motors are a convenient and economical alternative to a traditional petrol-powered engine. They’re also far easier to rig and have a range of adjustments to accommodate a wide selection of vessels. Most boats that are designed for use with a motor have some kind of rigid transom pad built-in. But for those without, such ...

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