Lines, Snubbers, and Other Gear for Battening Down Ahead of Storms (Practical Sailor)

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Lines, Snubbers, and Other Gear for Battening Down Ahead of Storms (Practical Sailor)

Can the right gear increase your odds of surviving extreme weather?

No one need lecture most sailboat owners about the profound dangers of hurricanes and tropical storms. That goes double for those whose boats are berthed in the Gulf states or along the Atlantic Coast. Much of this awareness is due to recent hurricane seasons that have been exceptionally devastating.

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http://www.practical-sailor.com/issues/34_7/features/Sailboat-Storm-Preparation-Tools_5643-1.html

Michael James
Michael James
Michael James has been with Murray Yacht Sales since 1995 and is in the the New Orleans office.

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