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Logbook: Summer Reflection

Logbook: Summer Reflection

Dan Harding reflects on leaky impellers, the too-short days of summer and the moments with family when it finally all comes together.

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Boats

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Brooklin Boat Yard 32 Center Console

Sometimes the simplest boats are the most beautiful; this is certainly the case with the svelt, wooden Brooklin 32. Come take a closer look.

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Elling E4 Motoryacht Walk-Through Video

This motoryacht from Dutch-built Elling is especially unique. Check out this one-of-a-kind yacht with an engine that's easy to miss.

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Life Proof 50 Walk-Through Video

1,800 hp + yacht amenities + hull that can cut turns like a PWC + rugged construction demanded from the U.S. Coast Guard = Nothing not to like about the Life Proof 50.

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Grand Banks 60 Eastbay Walk-Through Video

Grand Banks Debuts the New Face of the Eastbay at the 2022 Newport Boat Show.

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VIDEO: Absolute Navetta 75

A modern iteration of the 73, the 75 Navetta is loaded with features that should appeal to an international audience. Dan and Jeff climb aboard the new model at the 2022 Cannes show.

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Sunseeker 100 Yacht Walk-Through Video

Sunseeker Debuts the Impressive 100 Yacht. Modern styling, miles of glass and a master stateroom you don't want to miss, discover all this and more aboard the Sunseeker 100 Yacht.

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VIDEO: CLX96 Walk-Through and Sea Trial

The first in what will become a line of crossover yachts, the CLX96 from CL Yachts ushers in a new era for a storied builder.

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Behind the Scenes: Building the 2022 Cannes Yachting Festival

Editor-in-Chief Dan Harding sneaks into the Cannes boat show as it's being put together. Watch your step and enjoy this first tour of this world-class venue.

Cruising & Destinations

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Seakeeper Ride Sea Trial and Review

In an exclusive first test, Dan Harding reveals how the Seakeeper Ride will usher in a new era of stabilization—for the masses.

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Beneteau Swift Trawler 48

Our editors learn firsthand how fast a strict itinerary can be tossed overboard as they attempt to cruise to Bimini on a Beneteau Swift Trawler 48.

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Waypoint: Portland, Maine

Lighthouses, fine eateries, art are among the many things that make this Down East destination hard to walk away from.

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Waypoint: Provincetown, Massachusetts

As the second-smallest town on Cape Cod, with a population of just 3,000 year-round residents, Provincetown makes up for its small size with an oversized zest for life.

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Tactical Custom Boats’ Adventure 44

Tactical Custom Boats’ new model is called the Adventure 44. To pull off three different activities in one day, “adventure” is absolutely the imperative word.

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Waypoint: St. Michaels, Maryland

Tucked away on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, the quaint town of St. Michaels is a cruiser’s oasis with a picturesque harbor, a historical waterfront and modern amenities.

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Waypoint: Lewes, Delaware

Lewes, Delaware, triggers a rumination on two kinds of boating: retracing tracks to a familiar harbor, or throwing lines for a new adventure.

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Frontier of Firsts: Cruising in Alaska for the First Time

A summer spent cruising in Alaska offers a lifetime of first experiences for charter guests and crew alike.

Electronics

Maintenance

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New Rules of Fire Fighting on Boats

“It was like a fire-breathing dragon.” Fire on the water is no joke. Learn how to prevent, prepare for, and respond to, a worst-case scenario.

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Seakeeper Ride Sea Trial and Review

In an exclusive first test, Dan Harding reveals how the Seakeeper Ride will usher in a new era of stabilization—for the masses.

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How to Keep Your Boat’s A/C Running Strong

The ElectroStrainer from ElectroSea not only protects the raw-water conduit but also keeps the strainer basket free of growth.

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How to Remove Water Spots on Your Boat

Tips and tricks for some of the best ways to remove water spots and keep your boat clear of them.

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How to Change a Boat’s Name

Changing a boat’s name often leaves ghosts of the old letters behind.Follow these tips to exorcise them, and avoid the wrath of King Neptune.

Propulsion

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