General Description: A clear, concise and logical introduction to boat electric's. An understanding of this subject is essential for any skipper-salt water is a harsh environment for wires and chips and problems can occur at any time, both in harbour and at sea. Featuring fantastic, clear, colour graphics.
PBOs Electrics Afloat
General Description: Based on the award-winning series in PBO magazine, this book has several unique features. A four-page fold-out illustrating a yacht
Maintenance & Repair for Outboard Motors
General Description: The aim of this book with its detailed step-by-step colour photographs and diagrams, is to enable every owner to fix their diesel engine with ease. Troubleshooting tables help diagnose potential problems, and there is advice on regular maintenance and winterising and repair. Jean-Luc Pallas
General Description: An essential guide to yacht restoration and repair with sequential photographs for step-by-step guidance. This book is a beautifully presented guide to how to completely overhaul a fibreglass cruising yacht. It is filled with colour photo-sequences, which detail how to replace the engine, hatches and rigging for example.
G1 RYA Weather Handbook
General Description: A new edition of this best selling weather book
Author: Tibbs, Chris
Publisher: Royal Yachting Association
G63 Knots, Splices and Ropework Handbook
General Description: This new title come with brilliant full colour illustrations and highly informative text, this is the perfect guide to show readers what good knots and splices should look like. As knot tying is a fundamental part of sailing and motor boating.
G25 RYA Diesel Engine Handbook inc CD Rom
General Description: The latest edition to the best selling RYA Handbook series is written for the leisure boat owner. Easy to follow text and beautifully detailed colour illustrations enable the reader to develop the knowledge and confidence required by all diesel engine boat owners. The official course book for the RYA One-day Diesel Engine Course, it is also an invaluable reference book. Includes CD-ROM Suck, Squeeze, Bang, Blow. Nick Ealey of Sea Start gives expert instruction as he takes you step by step through maintenance, fault finding and top tips.
G13 RYA Powerboat Handbook
General Description: Suitable for powerboaters, this updated title covers the syllabus of the RYA Powerboating Scheme with easy-to-follow text, photographs and diagrams. It provides important information to all those thinking of going to sea.
Day Skipper Practical Course Notes
General Description: Highly illustrated in 2-colour, and with a minimum of words, this little book teaches the basics of the Day Skipper practical syllabus, and is a useful reminder of skills. Concentrates on safety matters, boat handling and manoeuvring, passage planning.
General Description: Highly illustrated in full colour, and with a minimum of words, this little book teaches the basic knowledge you need to be a competent crew on a sailing yacht. Parts of a boat, handling lines and sails, steering, keeping lookout, mooring and anchoring, and more. As Ellen MacArthur says on the front cover. This book will be a great help during your first few days afloat. It obviously worked for her then !