Don’t Be Hasty: Get A Surveyor

Hiring a professional surveyor before you buy could be the most important decision you’ll make. Don’t be hasty, get a surveyor. When it comes to boats, Peter Berman is no novice. The author of Outfitting the Offshore Cruising Sailboat, Berman has 45 years of cruising experience in nearly a dozen vessels of different types. Last fall, […]

Portable Fire Extinguishers

Fire, it’s among a mariner’s worst nightmares. Every vessel owner, operator, and crew member should be able to know what to do if it happens. “We’re on fire!” Words that no mariner wishes to hear, yet, it’s a phrase for which all prudent mariners need to be prepared. A few months ago I received a call […]