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You won't be able to bear away unless....
An octogenarian PBO reader asks if he and his wife should give up boating...
PBO contributor Sticky Stapylton shows how to work out an estimated position and course to steer
Practical Boat Owner's experts answer a reader's question about LED navigation lights
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.
Practical Boat Owner's experts answer a reader's question about spider mites
Practical Boat Owner's experts answer readers' questions
Practical Boat Owner's experts answer readers questions
Don't spill a drop
Take note of the development of a frontal system
A budget boat restoration of a Snapdragon 23
Don't lose your head in a broach... Keep hold of the guy!
Clearly mark the lifting points on the hull of your boat
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…
Give the o rings a smear
...and how to stop it cracking
An elastic band is your saviour...
Use the mainsail to blanket it
How much should you tighten the nuts?