Smooth Operator In
the wake of the Hinckley JetStick, U.S. Marine and Sea Ray Boats
both introduced new systems designed to get you out of--or
into--tight spots. It's fitting that the control for
Sea Ray's Precision Pilot (to the right and above the wheel)
looks more like a door knob than a joystick, since it may well open
the way to hesitant helmsmen.
Sometimes thinking outside the box brings you even farther—like say Minorca in Spain’s Balearic Islands. That’s where the Minorca 42 Islander is built, based on a traditional Mediterranean design.
Have a closer look at her here. ▶