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Power & Motoryacht Magazine  
September 2002 issue • Click here for August 2002

COVER STORY
Natural Evolution

Millennium introduces a fast 80-footer—find out what else makes this vessel deserving of the name Superyacht.
By Capt. Ken Kreisler • Photography by Michael Berman

DEPARTMENTS
Lead Line
Welcoming Aboard

FYI
Paying the Price for Murder, Remaking a Mint, and more

Spectator
Fexas’ rendezvous with the devil

Latest & Greatest
Mase gensets, Spectra watermaker, Magellan GPS, Icom digital SSB, Speedblade scraper

Maintenance Q&A
Servicing an oil cooler, getting rid of bugs in diesel fuel, voltage-drop tests

Electronics
Contemporary electronics at work

Cruising
Point Judith Pond, Rhode Island

Power Trip By George Petrie
It may not be a bird or a plane, but the Hunt 36 Harrier did feel like a speeding bullet while our editor was sea trialing her.

Hard Core, and More By George Petrie
Henriques improves upon its tradition of building serious fishing machines by adding some creature comforts to the new 35 Flybridge.

Space Case By Richard Thiel
PMY Exclusive: The Carver 360 Sport Sedan may very well be the tallest one in her class and has more living space than you could imagine.

SPECIAL CONSTRUCTION SECTION
Seeing Is Believing By Diane M. Byrne
Benetti named its new line of semicustom fiberglass yachts the Vision series, and Patricia fits that description on many levels.

Peace and Quiet By Capt. Bill Pike
Find out how Pacific Mariner builds boats that are quiet and virtually vibration-free.

Oops, You Feel Something? By Capt. Patrick Sciacca
A collision with a barge last summer taught us a lot about the strength of our company boat’s hull and how Riviera, her builder, makes boats.

Born Again By Capt. Bill Pike
A famed trawler yacht’s road to recovery after a disastrous accident becomes an obsession to some and an inspiration to many.

Baby Onboard By Diane M. Byrne
If toddlers are a handful on land, imagine them on a boat—but one couple learns how to mix cruising and the Terrible Twos.

This article originally appeared in the April 2003 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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