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Lots of Flat Copper Strap in Your Boat? Think Single-Sideband Radio
Counterpoise is a familiar concept to SSB operators, but most used-boat buyers are likely to wonder what all that flat copper is for.
Brass vs. Copper Buss Bars for Electrical Distribution
Brass isn't nearly as good a conductor as copper, but it can work as long as the distances from individual terminals to the battery cable are short.
Are My Bow Thruster Batteries Getting Charged?
A couple of simple multimeter tests will tell you the condition of the batteries, wiring, and charger.
Is My Bilge Pump Working to Its Rating?
A pump's ability is inevitably reduced by real-life installation and power factors.
No Cheap Substitutes for Diesel Fuel Lines!
Engine-side fuel lines on a marine diesel are under high pressure, with specialized end fittings. Do not try to replace them with metal brake lines.
America’s Cup in Person: Worth the Trip
YachtWorld brand manager Tim Claxton went to San Francisco to see the extravaganza leading up to this year’s America’s Cup.
Safety Essentials for Go-Fast Boat Passengers
Stay safe and sound with these four hot tips.
XP-33:  Danish Delicacy
Flat hull, large cockpit, functional interior, and, finally, tiller steering again: The XP-33 marks a return to the sporty roots of X-Yachts, who look to add to the success of the X-99.
Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 469: Refined Lines
The 469 concludes the complete revamp of Jeanneau’s cruising line. Our test proved that a boat this size can be a lot of fun in light air.
European Yacht of the Year: The Nominations Are In
The international jury selected the most thrilling and promising 20 yachts in four categories for the European Yacht of the Year 2014.

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