For weekenders, world cruisers, and liveaboard boaters a a wide-ranging compendium of tips and projects to improve boats Good Boatkeeping is the perfect place to turn for innovative ideas and clear instructions on how to make a good boat even better and the sweet life even sweeter. Now this updated and expanded Second Edition offers you even more inventive approaches and easy-to-implement solutions to everything from anchoring and docking to getting rid of pests. This stand-out collection of tips and projects is carefully organized by space and activity. Each of its 27 chapters offers 100 suggestions, ideas, and how-to tips for making life onboard an absolute joy. Topics include organizing the galley, engine maintenance, optimizing storage, easier cleaning, greater comfort, and much more. aPractical, uncomplicated, based on experience.a aWoodenBoataccess to, 1 14 cleaning, 120 decommissioning, 224 freshwater cooling systems, 113-14, 129 instruction manuals, 113 ... 121 lubricants and corrosion prevention, 113 maintenance, importance of, 113 maintenance and repair help, 118-19 ... 265-66 float plan, 186 flooring, 83-84, 111 flour, 2 1, 50 flowerpots, 129 flowers, 84-85 fluke anchors, 146-47 fog bells, 142 ... 29, 238 foot pedal pumps, 111, 159- 60 foul-weather gear, 189 freeze-dried foods, 18-19 freezers defrosting, 58 draining, anbsp;...
|Author||:||Zora Aiken, David Aiken|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2005-09-09|