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The truth about hybrids: Fuel saver or dead weight?
PBO TESTED - 9 dehumidifiers: Which is best for keeping the winter damp out of your boat’s interior?
PBO TESTED - Towed generators: Serious onboard power
PBO Project Boat - It is a straightforward job if you know where to start and stop the tape measure
Classic small cruisers: Peter K Poland shares his choice of 20 to 23ft boats that won’t break the bank
Antifouling: Old, new, or not at all?
How to moor safely for winter gales: Keep your boat safe in winter storms
Plastic teak: A DIY fix for a tatty cockpit
PBO TESTED - Duchy 27 motor launch: For a princely sum, you can have a motor launch fit for a duke...
Sheathing and laminating with epoxy: Working with glass cloth and building strong, curved shapes
Dutch day boats: Modern twists on the traditional sloep
Marooned on a deserted island: A dream cruise becomes a nightmare for a seasick, tired crew when they run aground
Crossing the Bay of Biscay: Implementing preparation and planning ideas, plus tips to ensure a routine crossing
Make a hooked scarf joint: Providing strength when two joined pieces of wood are structural parts
Build a dinghy trolley: ...and make new oars from old
PLUS more tips from readers
Sailing out the anchor: Tips from the PBO Sketchbook
Cruising the Western Isles: Scenic splendour en route from Kintyre to the Treshnish Isles
Waiting for the tide: PBO editor David Pugh welcomes you to the magazine - sign up for David's free monthly e-newsletter at: http://bit.ly/11uIqnM
Columnist Dave Selby: A boat shed that comes with a conundrum
Columnist Sam Llewellyn: Classifying wind events on sea lochs
Monthly musings from Andrew Simpson: On ‘stocking one’s shelf with experience’
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News: Boats seized by multi-agency officers, inaugural Bart’s Bash breaks world record, boat show sales boom... and more
Regional news: Farewell to Portland Coastguard, rescue of a solar-powered boat, drunk skipper in court, Bideford Bar warning... and more
Readers' letters: your views
Ask the experts: Potential problems with biodiesel, in-mast furling, orange-peel paint – and more reader queries answered
New gear: PBO takes a first look at the latest marine products
Around Scotland: A circumnavigation around the top of Scotland and the Northern Isles
Checking out Cherbourg: A visit to the newly-refurbished marina, plus attractions in the town itself
Stunning Sark: Anchorages and moorings on the fourth-largest of the Channel Isles