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Silicone antifouling: find out the result of our real world test, Keel design and how it affects performance, Petrol vs electric outboards – we put the engines through their paces, Refitting a boat for blue water, 27 pages of DIY..and more!

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Calor gas alternatives

What to do when your gas bottles are no longer available

Outdrive anode change

How to do this essential task

Diesel Dipper review

Wind generator repairs

Making a Rutland run again

Practical projects

Mast lowering and deck shoes

Northern Sporades cruise

Sailing Greek islands out of season

Round the world in a 19ft self-built boat

One man’s mission for adventure

Gerber multitool test 

Electric outboard choice

The ins and outs of what you need to know for your type of boating

Atlantic passage

Crossing the pond in a refitted 34-year-old catamaran

Sailing in calms

Advice for coping with little wind

The yachtsman who ‘invented’ cruising

Frank Cowper, yachting pioneer

Trailer sailer launch

Tips on what NOT to do

Ask the experts

Engine cooling system fix

New high end oilies

Ready to fit bowsprits

East Coast engine failure