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Weight-less Anchoring Gallery

Posted March 2008 | Add a Comment

After many seasons of raising his 35-pound CQR anchor with an old-fashioned manual windlass, the owner of this Downeast cruiser got tired of cranking. So he decided to equip her...

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Wonder Board Gallery

Posted March 2008 | Add a Comment

You PMY readers are never satisfied. From the time you take delivery of your latest boat, you're thinking about just two things: the next one you're going to buy or ways to...

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Bye Bye, Blisters! Gallery

Posted March 2008 | Add a Comment

A bad case of blisters can penetrate the skincoat and go deeper into the laminate.Except for one dispiriting little detail, the boat was exactly what I'd been looking for. She was...

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Land of Smiles Gallery

Posted March 2008 | Add a Comment

I cannot imagine how the crew felt behind the galley door.It was about 7:30 at night off the eastern coast of Phuket, Thailand, and I was sitting at the regal dining table onboard...

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Our Big Build Gallery

Posted March 2008 | Add a Comment

Rebel, a sistership to Canyon Runner. After the crew sea trialed her in eight-footers, running her at 30 knots, it was convinced this hull would be the right offshore platform.For...

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Van Peteghem Lauriot Prevost's Noah Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

The problem with catamarans is that they all look like, uh, catamarans. But French design firm Van Peteghem Lauriot Prévost puts a twist on the concept, creating a stylish...

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Lightweight Heavyweight Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

When most people think of Dutch yachtbuilding, they certainly think of high quality, but they also likely recall the names of some of the largest privately owned vessels in the...

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Bold Ambition Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Even though other European explorers had reached China by the time Marco Polo, his father, and his uncle had done so in the late 13th century, the colorful tales the young...

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Master Class Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Peter de Savary is a larger-than-life entrepreneur with a cigar to match. Well-known in his native UK, even after all these years, as the man behind his 1983 America's Cup...

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Mixing Business With Pleasure Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

Lürssen's KismetI nibbled on a pineapple skewer as the rain fell in a hush against the gray hull of Kismet. At 223 feet LOA with a beam of 42 feet and towering 66 feet to the...

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Family Room Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

As the oldest of eight children, Rich Frain grew up looking to find his own space. "We lived in a 1,500-square-foot house," he recalls. "I can't remember ever taking a shower...

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Fun and Games Gallery

Posted February 2008 | Add a Comment

It was midway through the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, and I stood in the Trinity Yachts tent, waiting to tour its newly christened megayacht Mine Games. By all...

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Kindred Spirits Gallery

Posted January 2008 | Add a Comment

At most yards the first step in building a yacht involves rolling out fiberglass mat or cutting huge sheets of metal. At Lazzara Yachts, however, it all starts with pasta.From...

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Glory Hallelujah Gallery

Posted January 2008 | Add a Comment

She was impossible to miss. While nearly 100 other megayachts were tied stern-to along the quays in Monaco, and while some of them were more than double her length, Ocean Glory...

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Stern Shot Gallery

Posted December 2007 | Add a Comment

Use the data in this E-Series display to find the location of both the photo (waypoint) and the boat. E-mail your answer to sternshot@powerandmotoryacht.com by October 15, 2008,...

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Bring 'em On Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

Elizabeth Ginns BrittenIt’s true what they say—dogs really are man’s best friend. They're always happy to see you when you get home, they’re never in a bad mood, and as long...

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2007 Fort Lauderdale Boat Show Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

The Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS) is this week, and our editors have it covered. Here, straight from the show, we're giving you a look at the newest boats,...

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Langford's Love Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

When Frances Langford, the stunning songstress who famously crooned, "I'm in the Mood for Love," first met her husband, Ralph Evinrude, the two didn't talk Hollywood. They didn't...

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A Thousand Feet of Feadships Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

Despite having owned more than 200 boats, ranging from a 19-footer to a 172-footer, in practically every make and style you can think of, Jim Moran decided in 2004 that he wanted...

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S Is for Spectacular Gallery

Posted October 2007 | Add a Comment

When you pack your bag for a trip to Dubai, it's just as well to include, along with your sunglasses, passport, and gold credit card, some suspension of disbelief. Nothing quite...

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The River Rats of Ramadi Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

For coalition forces Ramadi is the most dangerous city in Iraq. The capital of sprawling Al Anbar province in western Iraq, the city lies 65 miles west of Baghdad. Ramadi is the...

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A Hint of Charter Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

I had used the C word. And now the sommelier was rabid.It was sometime between glass number seven and glass number nine on the tasting menu that I innocently, if perhaps a bit...

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Natural Law Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

On the southwest corner of a small Greek island called Symi, there is a harbor surrounded on two sides by wild brush and on the third by a sprawling monastery. The ornate, 18th-...

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Man of the Hour Gallery

Posted September 2007 | Add a Comment

Southeastern Canada is definitely an off-the-beaten-course destination, one that bursts with harbors and history from the border of Maine up to Newfoundland and beyond. In other,...

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Renaissance Men Gallery

Posted August 2007 | Add a Comment

Paul BrouMiller Marine's Bimbo (left) and Mike Miller.Mike Miller and his brother Bimbo don't mess much with advertising and PR. So I first got wind of their Florida Panhandle...

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