Belowdecks & Amenities

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  • Shurhold Buffing Pad Cleaner
     Subscribers OnlyDuring our April 2014 performance test of rubbing compounds, we sullied a dozen brand-new wool buffing pads, all of...
  • Real-world Anchoring
     Subscribers OnlyAfter nearly four decades of being married to my CQR plow anchor, I decided to try a new anchoring solution aboard my...
  • Aggressive Hull Cleaning Stirs Up Copper Debate
    Early this month, irate boat owners from Marina del Rey, Calif., packed the regional water-quality board meeting,...
  • Anchor Rode Report
     Subscribers OnlyIn our continuous research of ground tackle, we noticed that large oil rigs are often anchored into place with a...
  • Rodes Tested from Shore and Catamaran
     Subscribers OnlyOur test anchors included a small, 11-pound Spade anchor, which we set using a chain winch off a beach in Pittwater,...
  • Mantus Upgrades to a Stronger Shank
     Subscribers OnlyLate last year, we had our first look at the bolt-together Mantus anchor. Although we liked the design, and prices...
  • Brewing Coffee in the Galley
    We compared four popular, portable coffee-making methods in search of the best java-brewing method for the galley....

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