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Reeds PBO Small Craft Almanac 2016 ** Last One **
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Reeds PBO Small Craft Almanac 2016 ** Last One **
In a practical handy format the Reeds PBO Small Craft Almanac contains many unique features for small craft sailors and represents excellent value for money. Meticulously researched, this popular almanac contains a wealth of information presented in an easy to find, quick reference manner for practical on-board use. The Reeds PBO Small Craft Almanac covers the whole of the UK and Ireland and the west...
£5.00 inc VAT
Adlard Coles Pocket Log Book
Adlard Coles Pocket Log Book
This is a handy-sized logbook, ideal for slipping in the pocket on deck to jot down the essential facts whilst underway. In a convenient spiral binding with neat rounded corners and a splashproof cover, both skippers and crew will find it perfect for noting down the essential information on passage prior to transferring it in expanded form to the main logbook at a later point.This is a well designed,...
£7.95 inc VAT
Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual 3rd Edition
Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual 3rd Edition
The most comprehensive and indispensable DIY and repair and maintenance manual for boat owners ever published - it will pay for itself several times every season. Covers electrical systems, engines, electronics, steering systems, generators, pumps, cookers, winches, spars and rigging. HB. 320pp. Publisher: Adlard Coles NauticalISBN: 9780713672268
£49.95 (VAT exempt)
 
PBO Electrics Afloat
PBO Electrics Afloat
PBO's Electrics Afloat Based on the award-winning series in PBO magazine, this book has several unique features. A four-page fold-out illustrating a yacht's complete electrical layout, it is the only full-colour illustrated book on boat electrics we know. It has a list of the world's leading marine electrical websites, trouble-shooting table and much more. Large format PB. 112pp.
£24.95 (VAT exempt)
The 12 Volt Bible for Boats
The 12 Volt Bible for Boats
This has become a favourite reference book for basic electrics on boats. Everything the average yachtsman needs to know on installation, trouble-shooting, and maintenance of the circuitry and batteries aboard. PB. 174pp.
£14.99 inc VAT
Maintenance & Repair for Diesel Engines
Maintenance & Repair for Diesel Engines
Adlard Coles Maintenance & Repair for Diesel Engines The aim of this book with its detailed step-by-step colour photographs and diagrams is to enable every owner to fix their diesel engine with ease. Troubleshooting tables help diagnose potential problems, and there is advice on regular maintenance and winterising and repair. Jean-Luc Pallas's enthusiasm for passing on his knowledge, as well as...
£24.95 (VAT exempt)
 
Maintenance & Repair for Outboard Motors
Maintenance & Repair for Outboard Motors
Adlard Coles Book of Maintenance & Repair for Outboard Motors The aim of this book with its detailed step-by-step colour photographs and diagrams, is to enable every owner to fix their diesel engine with ease. Troubleshooting tables help diagnose potential problems, and there is advice on regular maintenance and winterising and repair. Jean-Luc Pallas's enthusiasm for passing on his knowledge, as...
£24.95 (VAT exempt)
Boat Owners Illustrated Wiring Handbook
Boat Owners Illustrated Wiring Handbook
Boatowners Illustrated Wiring Handbook A practical user-friendly manual for all on-board electrical projects, from fixing loose connections to installing new equipment or re-wiring the entire boat. Both AC and DC systems covered, and key specifications are detailed in quick-reference tables. You never knew it was so straight-forward ! PB. 320pp.
£49.95 (VAT exempt)
Outboard Engines
Outboard Engines
Author: Ed Sherman Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Format: HB 160 pp This book is ideal for owners and operators of motorboats, working boats, ribs and patrol boats, and enables the reader to save both time and money by doing their own engine maintenance, repairing minor problems and diagnosing those which need expert help. HB 160pp
£18.99 inc VAT
 
Replacing Your Boat's Electrical System
Replacing Your Boat's Electrical System
The third in a series of Adlard Coles highly practical, hands on, step-by-step photographic manuals, Replacing Your Boat's Electrical System fills a gap in the market for the DIY boat builder and repairer, and for owners of older second-hand boats. The electrical system on a boat is crucial for the operation of all manner of useful as well as critical equipment, yet a simple failure or weakness can...
£19.95 (VAT exempt)
Confessions
Confessions
Confessions - Yachtsmen Own Up to their Sailing Sins This pick of the pack from 20 years of the much-loved YM column The Confessional. A light bedside read, designed to fill one with the comforting thought that many other yachtsman are equally as incompetent (or unlucky) as oneself. 2000. PB 96pp
£9.99 inc VAT
Deadliest Catch: Desperate Hours
Deadliest Catch: Desperate Hours
Deadliest Catch: Desperate Hours The Deadliest Catch is the hit TV series featuring the harrowing struggles of fishermen on the wild and freezing Bering Sea ù it's the perfect storm but for real. This is the only book on the series backed by the Discovery Channel, and it features exclusive photography alongside vivid personal accounts of the fishermenÆs terrifying real life adventures, with additional...
£14.99 inc VAT
 
Disasters At Sea
Disasters At Sea
Disasters At Sea Dag Pike draws on his experience as merchant navy captain, fast boat navigator and boat safety tester for RNLI lifeboats to focus on a wide range of disasters at sea. He compiles a wide range of accounts of yachts, motorboats and commercial vessels running into difficulty as a result of poor navigation, fog, miscalculation, human error, weather conditions etc and analyses in a readable...
£19.99 inc VAT
Ever wonder why we do it
Ever wonder why we do it
Author: Mike Peyton Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Mike Peyton is the nautical world's best known and much loved cartoonist. For years he has made his mark, contributing witty, well executed and poignantly funny cartoons to the yachting and boating press, poking fun at seafarers of all types and capturing in his distinctive cartoon style their often eccentric and idiosyncratic ways. Now here,...
£9.99 inc VAT
Further Confessions
Further Confessions
Further Confessions Another selection from the much-loved column in Yachting Monthly magazine, where readers own up to embarrassing but educative misadventures in their boats. Cartoons by Peyton. A good chuckle all round - but also a feeling of "there but for the Grace ......" PB 96pp
£9.99 inc VAT
 
Left For Dead
Left For Dead
Left For Dead (Paperback) The Fastnet Race is the world famous yacht race from the Isle of Wight to the Fastnet Rock off the Southwest coast of Ireland and back. The race of 1979 began in perfect weather conditions but within 48 hours, the deadliest storm in the history of modern sailing struck off the south coast of Ireland. By the time it had passed, the havoc caused was immeasurable. Even more...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)
Lighthouses of the World
Lighthouses of the World
Lighthouses of the World This book is a beautifully presented panorama of over 150 lighthouses from 56 countries all around the world, all of which are accessible and many of which can be visited. From lighthouses boldly beaming their lights from clifftops, to those clinging to the edge of cliff faces, this is a spectacular and unusual celebration of lighthouses from every continent. This is a wonderful...
£13.99 (VAT exempt)
Magic of the Swatchways
Magic of the Swatchways
Magic of the Swatchways Classic writing from MG, doyen of the East Coast of England. Has inspired potterers and cruising men for more than half a century, and though the man is dead his writing is his immortal memorial. PB. 240pp.
£12.99 inc VAT
 
Worse Things Happen at Sea
Worse Things Happen at Sea
Worse Things Happen at Sea "Worse Things Happen at Sea is the long-awaited follow-up to Jake Kavanagh's hugely popular Ups and Downs of a Lockkeeper. This time turning his humorous eye to the scrapes people get into when let loose on open water, Jake has us chuckling, blushing and recognising ourselves or fellow crew coming unstuck in the maritime mayhem he highlights with his witty pen and captures...
£8.99 inc VAT
Going Foreign For The First Time
Going Foreign For The First Time
Author: Barry Pickthall Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Format: PB 144 pp Many reasonably experienced coastal sailors (and motorboaters) find the prospect of sailing their boat to the continent appealing yet daunting. There are so many additional aspects that all need to be taken into account and complied with that it can seem a forbidding prospect. This highly illustrated, accessible and...
£14.95 (VAT exempt)
Practical Boat Owner's Sailing Around The UK and Ireland
Practical Boat Owner's Sailing Around The UK and Ireland
Author: Roger Oliver Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Format: PB 160 pp The book will be highly practical as well as narrative, enabling anyone reading it to follow in the author’s footsteps (from any starting point in the UK). A unique selling point is that the author is in his 60s, sailed around the UK solo and did it all in day sails (so no intrepid overnight stuff) — the obvious...
£19.99 inc VAT
 
The Complete Day Skipper - Skippering with Confidence Right From the Start
The Complete Day Skipper - Skippering with Confidence Right From the Start
Author: Tom CunliffePublisher: Adlard Coles NauticalFormat: HardbackPages: 208Dimensions: 246 x 171 mm The Complete Day Skipper is a totally practical hands-on manual that covers the RYA Day Skipper syllabus in a way that reflects a skipper's growing experience at sea, beginning with yacht handling under power, moving on to boat husbandry and sailing skills, and from there to the realistic use of...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
Complete Yachtmaster - 8th Edition
Complete Yachtmaster - 8th Edition
The Complete Yachtmaster has been a bestseller since first publication and has established itself as the standard reference for Yachtmaster students as well as skippers of all levels of experience.In this fully revised eighth edition, Tom Cunliffe brings together all the essentials of modern cruising in one volume. Subjects include an analysis of what makes a good skipper, the theory and practice...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
The Illustrated Boat Dictionary in 9 Languages
The Illustrated Boat Dictionary in 9 Languages
The Illustrated Boat Dictionary in 9 Languages is a first - annotated illustrations arranged by topic allow quick communication when something goes wrong abroad. Centred around clear, full colour, annotated diagrams in each subject area, the dictionary makes it easy and convenient to translate between nine languages (English, French, German, Dutch, Spanish, Italian, Danish, Portuguese and Greek)....
£18.95 (VAT exempt)
 
Pass your Day Skipper
Pass your Day Skipper
Arranged and highlighted to make revising easier and now updated and expanded for the fourth edition. New material includes passage planning, safety, anchoring, GPS plotting for fast craft and ropework. Since the first edition was published, Pass Your Day Skipper has helped thousands of students through their shorebased Day Skipper course. Throughout, the theory is set in a practical seagoing perspective,...
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
Yachtmaster for Sail and Power
Yachtmaster for Sail and Power
ISBN / Part No: 9781472925497  Author: Alison Noice Format: Hardback, 256 Pages Edition: 19th November 2015   Yachtmaster for Sail and Power is a major reference book that has proved invaluable for the many sailors following the RYA Coastal Skipper/Yachtmaster Offshore course. This highly respected and refreshingly practical study guide covers the whole syllabus in detail, all illustrated...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
Yachtmaster Exercises for Sail and Power
Yachtmaster Exercises for Sail and Power
ISBN / Part No: 9781408122853 Author: Alison Noice Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Format: PB 128 pp \"This companion volume to Yachtmaster for Sail and Power provides further navigation practice for anyone studying for the RYA Yachtmaster syllabus and for Day Skipper. It is packed with exercises and answers, including over 50 model plots and comes with a free practice chart for plotting...
£19.95 (VAT exempt)
 
Pass Your Yachtmaster
Pass Your Yachtmaster
This book is an out-and-out crammer, whose aim is to help students through their Yachtmaster exam. Both concise and comprehensive, it covers all the essentials of the RYA syllabus, arranged and highlighted to make revising easier. PB 112pp. Author: Fairhall & Peyton
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
First Aid at Sea
First Aid at Sea
First Aid at Sea This quick reference book provides first aid at a glance for medical emergencies at sea. Keep to hand for medical help when it matters and prompt, to the point assistance. Simple steps which are easy to follow and could save lives. Colour photographs. Spiral bound. 27pp.
£10.95 (VAT exempt)
Splicing Modern Ropes
Splicing Modern Ropes
Author: Jan-Willem Polman For any seafarer, splicing rope is an essential skill. But the traditional 3-strand rope is fast disappearing. So how do you splice braided rope? This is the definitive guide to this crucial skill. Most of the techniques are quite easy to master – and also fun to do. See why splices are better – and stronger – than knots or shackles for joining or shortening...
£20.00 (VAT exempt)
 
Instant Weather Forecasting
Instant Weather Forecasting
Instant Weather Forecasting Bestseller over 20 years. This provides 24 full-page colour photos of typical cloud formations with easy to follow tables which enable the user to foretell with reasonable accuracy whether it will rain or blow, not change much or clear up soon. Good cockpit companion.
£9.95 (VAT exempt)
Instant Wind Forecasting 3rd Edition
Instant Wind Forecasting 3rd Edition
Instant Wind Forecasting 3rd Edition Instant Wind Forecasting is a quick reference guide for all who work or play outdoors whether dinghy, coastal or offshore sailors, fishermen, motorboaters, farmers, golfers, walkers or pilots. It will help them make meaningful predictions based on the look of the sky and the feel of the day. This book is the perfect companion to Alan Watt's international best...
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
 

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