This month’s article on ventilation got me thinking about how the current situation will impact living aboard in marinas. During 10 years of living aboard, two of those years were in a marina in Guam, where my partner Theresa and I worked at the local newspaper to replenish our cruising kitty. Hardier souls lived at […]
Being a team of diehard do-it-yourselfers, we decided to try our own hand at devising a workable solution to defeating line chafe. After fiddling with canvas, old fire hose, and even messing around with some Kevlar, we settled on leather—an old riggers standby.