Powerboating Companion

RIB & Sportsboat Companion

Peter White

A compact, handy summary of the key things you need to know when powerboating: the perfect quick reference guide to keep onboard. Covering all the essentials: getting ready, rules of the road, launching, recovery, manoeuvring, man overboard, first aid, troubleshooting and more in a highly illustrated format making it easy to understand at a glance.
Date Published :
April 2019
Publisher :
Fernhurst Books
Language:
English
Series :
Practical Companions
Illustration :
17 Halftones, color; 44 Diagrams
Format Available    QuantityPrice
Paperback
ISBN : 9781912177202
Pages : 24
Dimensions : 8.75 X 3.25 inches
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$13.60

Overview
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A compact, handy summary of the key things you need to know when powerboating in RIBs and sportsboats: the perfect quick reference guide to keep onboard. The book covers all the powerboating essentials: getting ready, rules of the road, launching, recovery, manoeuvring, man overboard, first aid, troubleshooting and much more in a highly illustrated way. Re-designed and thoroughly updated, this second edition contains all the latest information in an easy-to-understand format – ideal for those moments when you need an answer, and you need it fast! Splash-proof and spiral bound, this little companion stands up to frequent use and serves as a great aide-memoire that will fit into your pocket or kit bag. Written by the acknowledged powerboating expert, Peter White.

About The Author
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Peter White is the principal of Seafever training and leads Honda's powerboating training. Peter is a member of the Academy of Experts and an Associate Fellow of the Royal Institute of Navigation.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Getting Ready

Rules Of The Road

Launching

Recovery

Manoeuvring

Turning Around

Mooring Buoy

Anchoring

Jetty

High Speed

Man Overboard

First Aid

Troubleshooting

Towing

Distress Signals

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