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  • Mailport: March 2014
    PS Reader Mark Baldwin wrote: "I used Uni-Gard pink antifreeze (rated for -50 degrees) to winterize my boat. The...
  • Where Credit Is Due: March 2014
    We trailered our boat from Montana to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and sailed across to West End, Bahamas. We cruised in...
  • Mailport: November 2013
    Great article on navigation software for Macintosh computers (PS, July 2013). I have been having so much difficulty...
  • Where Credit is Due: October 2013
    I couldn’t ask for better service from Doyle Sailmakers (www.doylesails.com). The leach-line cleat broke on my...
  • Financing Good Ole Boats
    Here is a question that has puzzled me for a long time. Many financial institutions offer financing on...
  • Rope vs. Wire Lifelines
    Three years ago, I bought a 1968 Hinterhoeller HR28 from a local junkyard that had paid $250 for it with plans to...
  • Mailport: July 2013
    A few issues ago, you had a short article on deck hardware (blocks, traveler, cars, etc.) that included Garhauer, and...
  • Anti-Mildew Weapons
    I was wondering whether you might have any comments on using bottom paint on the boat’s interior to help fight...
  • Mailport: June 2013
    How thick is too thick for the buildup of old layers of bottom paint? This question arises because I have just...
  • Indoor Sailboat Refinishing
    I am restoring old fiberglass sailing club boats (Rhodes 19s) in a confined, heated space in winter, and I need to...

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