Originally published in 1975, Voyaging Under Power created a revolution in small-boat cruising. Until then, essentially all long-distance cruising was done in sailboats because there simply were no production powerboats capable of crossing oceans. Author Robert Beebes book showed for the first time how to cruise under power, covering boat design, engine selection, outfitting, and operations. The result was the birth of a new market, served by a whole new industry of power cruiser designers, builders, equipment manufacturers, and magazines.... 107a8, 113, 139, 165; winds and no need for, 269 Airex foam core boat construction, 249, 250 Airmail communication software, 172, ... during, 100, 101, 105a6 anchoring sails, 364a65 anchors: manual retrieval of, 162, 313, 364; selection of anchors and chain, 360a61; ... audio and TV systems, 141, 168 Austin, Bob, 368a69 Australasia, 252 Australia, 252, 272 autopilots: APE ( autopilot extraordinaire)anbsp;...
|Title||:||Voyaging Under Power, 4th Edition|
|Author||:||Robert P. Beebe, Denis Umstot|
|Publisher||:||McGraw Hill Professional - 2013-01-16|