Practical Boating

28 07, 2015

Take it easy Nicola! – We’re not coming after all!

By |2017-06-28T11:26:04+00:00July 28th, 2015|Practical Boating|

As the shapely bulge of East Anglia disappears astern it's a long way to anywhere northwards, and this is why Lowestoft, at the northern extremity of our own local sailing area' (Yarmouth being beyond the mindset due to its lack of provision for

10 05, 2012

How to preserve your updated chartlets from getting ruined.

By |2012-05-10T14:42:28+00:00May 10th, 2012|Practical Boating|

Peter Jones has a suggestion as to how to stop the ink running on the update overlays for your charts.   The file is quite large, but you can download it here [button text="Download Pdf here" link=]

1 03, 2012

White Diesel in 1970’s Engines

By |2012-03-01T15:07:17+00:00March 1st, 2012|General and Club News, Practical Boating|

Following all the debate about red diesel and what happens with the tax men (UK and European), Roger Peck has applied a chemist's view to the consequences of changing to road diesel for our foreign jaunts: In our boat we have not used red diesel