In this one-of-a-kind book, leading boat designer Roger Marshall walks you through the process of choosing the perfect boat for your sailing lifestyle. Along the way, you will acquire a deep understanding of the many factors that go into a boat's performance, comfort, and seaworthiness, and learn how to choose among them to meet your requirements and preferences. Best of all, you'll find Marshall's 12-page comparison table of production sailboats from all over the world, packed with information about 130 boats - length, beam, draft, displacement, ballast, sail area, fuel and water capacities, performance ratios, capaize and comfort ratios, and more, all tabulated for convenient and revealing comparisons.The Cruiser On a cruising boat, systems maintenance is ongoing, so it is essential that you keep a good maintenance log. Cruising ... Accompanying the list can be repair manuals, exploded views of the system, and similar supporting materials. The Voyager On ... With Internet access, ordering or assembly information may be downloaded, reducing the number of manuals that need to be carried. Whereanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Complete Guide to Choosing a Cruising Sailboat|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 1999-04-30|