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Is the Hull on my Fiberglass Boat Too Thin?
Don't let a little daylight shining through the hull fool you -- boats are built mighty tough.
Top 5 Cruisers: Motor Yacht, Express, Aft Cabin, Sedan Cruiser, and Convertible Boats
When choosing between motor yacht, express, aft cabin, sedan cruiser, and convertible, where does the new boater start? Here are a few tips to simplify the initial selection process.
Saltwater Fishing Boats: 10 Things to Look For
Whether you plan to use your boat for trolling in bluewater big-game fishing grounds, casting in the back-country, or jigging in the bay, make sure your saltwater fishing boat has these 10 traits.
Dorade Log No. 1: Skinny Genes
Boats.com editor-in-chief John Burnham gets ready to help campaign an iconic racing yawl.
Smartboat 23: Something New Under the Sun
A radical hull shape, easily driven, means both fun and fuel savings.
Leopard 44: New Cruising Catamaran, New Ideas
The designer and builder of the Leopard 44 teamed up to create a fast, versatile cat that benefits from extensive owner feedback.
Talkin Boats with Donald Blount
The founder of Donald L. Blount and Associates talks about the high speed boats of today, tomorrow, and yesterday.
Sabre 456: An Old Favorite Refreshed
Sabre Yachts leverages the success of a previous model to create a new flagship.
Offshore Fishing Hull Shapes
Design tips to help you pick a boat shaped for your passion
Twelve Metre Sailing: Common Threads of 100 Years
For yacht-racing history buffs, this new book, The Twelve Metre Class, is a feast that won’t stop feeding.

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