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Mustang Survival PFD

By | Posted September 2006

Let's start with the automatic-inflating PFD. The one from Mustang Survival, approved for commercial use, is top-notch. We tested it in the Hudson River and can confirm that it is...

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West Marine Belt Pack PFD

By Elizabeth Ginns... | Posted September 2006

If you want something a little less heavy-duty, consider one of these two models, which I found to also be completely comfortable. The $75 Manual Belt Pack PFD, part of West...

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Latest & Greatest: August 2005

By | Posted August 2005

It’s no secret that swordfish, certain tuna, and many offshore groundfish are in far shorter supply

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Latest & Greatest: July 2005

By | Posted July 2005

Dining out is an essential element of any passagemaking journey or extended cruise. But on occasion you

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Latest & Greatest: June 2005

By | Posted May 2005

“Fifty percent of the people are honest, 25 percent are dishonest…The remaining 25 percent

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Latest & Greatest: May 2005

By | Posted April 2005

Wanna add a personal touch to distinguish your yacht? Or perhaps you want to make your guests feel extra

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Latest & Greatest: April 2005

By | Posted March 2005

As I write this, senior editor Capt. Patrick Sciacca is standing behind me, explaining

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Latest & Greatest: March 2005

By | Posted February 2005

Stay Cool Fishing is fun, but sitting under the blazing sun waiting for a bite or

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Latest & Greatest: February 2005

By | Posted January 2005

Boatbuilders are always trying to make yachts sleeker and more luxurious, and while the

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Latest & Greatest: January 2005

By | Posted December 2004

In the market for a new boat but aren’t sure what kind suits your needs? With so many

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Latest & Greatest: December 2004

By | Posted November 2004

It’s been said that kids today aren’t as interested in boating as their elders were

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Latest & Greatest: November 2004

By | Posted October 2004

I’ve always had lousy drinking water on my boat and have tried many filters, but none eliminated

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Latest & Greatest: October 2004

By | Posted September 2004

I’m an advocate of protecting your skin from the damaging effects of the sun. Even so,

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