Links in UPPER CASE letters are to indicate further Guide
Pages which give more detail about what is contained in the sub-sections; lower case
links are to pages which may, in some cases, function partly as Guide Pages but
are mainly devoted to features and editorial content.
STROKES contains pages covering vessels made with each of the different hull construction materials,
including Cold Mould,
Fantastic, Show Your Metal,
with Steel Boat and
the traditional Wooden
Education about specialist craftsmanship courses and institutions;
Kitted Out, about kits and plans for boat-builders and would-be boat
builders; we look at courses and schools devoted to boat design and building in Designs
Out is about refrigeration aboard.
Electrickery includes Down The Wire
on boat wiring, generators, alternators and battery banks; Electronic
Wizardry on radar, GPS, VHF, SSB, auto-pilot 'brain-boxes' and all the new
toys; there's Watt Wisdom
on supplementary and economical power generation, with Going
With The Wind and our solar panel page, Soaking
Up The Rays.
Rigs is about lash-ups and the mother of invention; Piped
Aboard covers fresh and salt water plumbing; Testing, Testing
covers product reviews and previews and Yacht
Survey is about production boats.
TOUGH STUFF: Deck hardware, sails, cordage, fenders, accessories, anything and everything for boats the old and the new, the relative costs and values of boat equipment. This
section includes All
Warps and Bends, on ropes and sheets; Covering Up which
deals with coatings of all sorts; Fitting
Fixtures, all about deck hardware and other necessities; Inboard
Engines, mainly concerned with marine diesels; Man
The Pumps about the range of pumps to be found aboard marine vessels and Outboard
Motor which is self-explanatory. You'll also find Sail
Area for those of us still enjoying the sensation of travelling under the
power of the
wind, and Stick With Us which
covers adhesives of all kinds.
Technical Section Links Page:
links to all the pages of the Technical section are conveniently housed on