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The sinking of Yogi

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Photos from a Hellenic Air Force helicopter chronicling the sinking of megayacht Yogi.

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An outboard that runs on propane

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Lehr outboard engines run on propane. Propane is nontoxic, it’s not a greenhouse gas, produces no evaporative emissions, and it will not damage marine life.

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Seven Marine 557

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

The rationale for the Seven Marine 557 is that this humongous motor will take the place of two “little outboards.” Photo gallery of the Seven Marine 557 outboard engine.

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Sunreef 70 Power

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Step aboard the Sunreef 70 Power cruising catamaran with a video tour that showcases the boat’s innovative design and spacious accommodations.

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Sessa Fly 45

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

The Sessa Fly 45 combines slick styling detail with a massive flying bridge built for entertaining, check it out in this photo gallery.

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Marquis 630 Sport Yacht

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Manufacturer-produced video of the Marquis 630 Sport Yacht.

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Hinckley Talaria 48

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Hinckley’s new Talaria 48 embodies her builder’s heritage, and shows that the company is back on course. Image gallery of the Talaria 48

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Laundry Soap Battery Tote

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

How to make a battery carrier for your boat out of a laundry soap bucket.

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How to exercise an unused engine

By PMY Staff | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Sometimes I don’t have the time to actually take my boat out for two or three weeks at a time, but I do have time to run her Cummins diesels now and again. How often, how long, and at what rpm should I do this?

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Filling Batteries With Liquor Bottles

By PMY Staff | Posted April 2012 | Add a Comment

Garmin’s Tip of the Month, April 2012 Refilling my batteries tends to be a tough job because they are hard to get at. What I use to make the job easier is an empty 1.75-liter plastic liquor bottle. The plastic insert in the neck makes pouring the water into the battery cavities both easy and accurate. And to refill the bottle I simply remove the plastic insert with a screwdriver, pour in the water, and then snap the insert back on. The best part, though, is that I get to enjoy the liquor in the bottle as I empty it.

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