PBO May 2017 cover

In the May 2017 issue of Practical Boat Owner...

Marine_Check, clean, dry

Invasive Species Week will be raising awareness of the importance of doing your bit to stop the spread of invasive plants and animals in British waters

Before the stringers, deck beams and hull sides go on was a good opportunity to add hatches to our Secret 20 build. These will allow access to the bilges -and…

Once all the frames had been installed on the keel (see our last update), it was time to break out the laser level again and go around, truing up the…

Bilge cleaners on test

Ben Meakins gets down and dirty in the pursuance of the most effective way to clean oily, malodorous bilges

A better shower pump

John Edwards suggests a more efficient way to empty your shower tray