DSC VHF

An octogenarian PBO reader asks if he and his wife should give up boating...

Nav Lights

Practical Boat Owner's experts answer a reader's question about LED navigation lights

Adrian Baker gel peeling

Read the full article and find the step-by-step guide in the December 2013 issue of PBO, out in the shops on 7 November 2013.

Save your pockets!

Winch handle pockets degrade over time and end up looking dirty and messy – so stick them on with industrial-strength Velcro and keep them down below when the boat’s not…