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Lighthouses of the World
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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...
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Practical Boat Owner's Sailing Around The UK and Ireland
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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...
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Worse Things Happen at Sea
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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...
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Adlard Coles Logbook HB
Adlard Coles Logbook HB
This logbook is not only a convenient place to keep all the specific notes that need constant referral during a long voyage, but also a sailing record of the boat, ports visited, interesting sights, and people invited aboard. This revised edition includes new material relating to the advent of GMDSS. Hardback 144 Pages
£17.99 inc VAT
Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual 4th Edition 2017
Boatowner's Mechanical & Electrical Manual 4th Edition 2017
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.. Publisher: Adlard Coles NauticalISBN:
£59.95 (VAT exempt)
Boatowner's Practical and Technical Cruising Manual
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Boatowner's Practical and Technical Cruising Manual
The Complete Handbook for Coastal and Offshore Sailors
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The Boat Maintenance Bible
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The Boat Maintenance Bible
Refit, Improve and Repair with the Experts
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Fast Fixes for Your Boat
Fast Fixes for Your Boat
 Fast Fixes for Your Boat Better than swapping ideas with the owners of the boat in the next marina berth, this handy book will be a godsend to all boaters looking for simple solutions to everyday problems. Keeping a boat (whether sail or power) in a damp, corrosive environment (i.e. water) leads to all sorts of issues: rust, mildew, UV degradation, crazing, bad smells, staining, and worse. 1001...
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PBO Electrics Afloat
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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.
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The 12 Volt Bible for Boats
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 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,...
£24.95 (VAT exempt)
Boat Owners Illustrated Wiring Handbook
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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
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
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Replacing Your Boat's Electrical System
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,...
£19.95 (VAT exempt)
50 Ways to Improve Your Powerboat Driving
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50 Ways to Improve Your Powerboat Driving
This is a book about practical powerboat driving. It is about the techniques that can only be picked up from experience - practical ways to make your driving safer, easier and better. The techniques described are suitable for boats operating at speeds between 20 and 100 knots, both large and small. This book starts where the textbooks finish. You may have learnt the important basics of powerboat driving,...
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Competent Crew 5th Edition
Competent Crew 5th Edition
ust what the new crew member needs to digest before he sets foot on board. This best-selling textbook covers all the theory and practical aspects of the RYA Competent Crew course. Many diagrams and full glossary of terms. PB.156 Pages
£12.99 inc VAT
Complete Rules Book 2017-2020
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Complete Rules Book 2017-2020
Author: Bryan WillisPublisher: Adlard Coles NauticalISBN: 9781472936202Edition: 2017-2020 This bestselling pocket-sized racing rules book is unique in covering the rules by race situation. It explains the rules affecting each part of the race course, from the start line, round the marks and on to the finish line, and the clear diagrams show which boat is in the right or the wrong. The entire 2017-2020...
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Complete Yachtmaster - 9th Edition
Complete Yachtmaster - 9th Edition
T 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...
£25.00 (VAT exempt)
 
First Aid at Sea
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First Aid at Sea
PRODUCT DETAILS Part Number: MED0440 Scale / Size: No ISBN / MPN: 9781408105993 Publisher: Adlard Coles Nautical Author: No Edition: No Format: No
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Reeds Knot Book
Reeds Knot Book
All boaters need to have a repertoire of reliable knots and splices they can call upon in many situations, both on board and at the dockside. This handy pocket guide, part of the bestselling Reeds Skipper?s Handbook series, is a quick aide memoire for experienced sailors, but also provides novice sailors with all they need to know to master the most useful knots and splices they will need on a regular...
£7.99 inc VAT
Reeds Splicing Handbook
Reeds Splicing Handbook
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 pocket-sized guide to all rope splicing techniques. 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...
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Southern North Sea & Eastern Channel Tidal Atlas
Southern North Sea & Eastern Channel Tidal Atlas
Covers the area from the Solent and Cherbourg to the Wash and Den Helder. Stream diagrams and tables gives useful information for passagemaking , based on High Water Cherbourg. Softcover.
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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 rope, and follow...
£20.00 inc VAT
The Boat Data Book 6th Ed
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The Boat Data Book 6th Ed
Author: Richard Nicolson, Ian NicolsonPublisher: Adlard Coles NauticalFormat: Paperback, 212 pages The Boat Data Book is a treasure trove of invaluable information for boatowners, designers, builders, surveyors, chandlers and anyone maintaining their own boat. This seventh edition has been updated throughout and is now in colour for the first time. It contains more tables of lengths, widths, weights...
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The Crash Test Boat
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The Crash Test Boat
From the people behind the UK's leading sailing magazine for cruisers comes Crash Test Boat, a dramatic documentation of controlled sailing disasters which has the potential to save the lives of each and every seaman who buys it. Crash Test Boat is unique in its field, with no other title on the market aimed at explicitly revealing at first hand what happens when a boat encounters a major disaster....
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Understanding Weatherfax
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Understanding Weatherfax
Explains sources of weatherfax images, receiving equipment and software, types of weatherfax charts, interpreting synoptic features, world weather patterns, personal forecasting, tropical storms etc. Appendix lists fax stations, frequencies, callsigns and schedules. B/w photos and drawings. PB. 118pp.
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Pass your Day Skipper
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...
£12.95 (VAT exempt)
 
Pass Your Yachtmaster
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)
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...
£19.95 (VAT exempt)
 
Complete Yachtmaster - 8th Edition
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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...
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Day Skipper Exercises for Sail and Power
Day Skipper Exercises for Sail and Power
Day Skipper Exercises for Sail and Power This companion to Day Skipper for Sail and Power by the same author contains practice question and test papers with fully explained answers on all parts of the Day Skipper course  whether sail or power: chartwork and tides pilotage and passage planning  seamanship, anchorwork and ropework  rules of the road A free practice chart is...
£18.95 (VAT exempt)
The Boat Cookbook
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The Boat Cookbook
For anyone with a tiny galley kitchen, there's good news: no more bland leftovers aboard. These delicious and easy recipes, all made with minimum fuss and maximum flavour, will allow you to spoil yourself in harbour and keep things simple at sea ? not to mention rustle up a mean rum punch. With handy ideas on setting up the galley, a lazy guide to filleting mackerel and tips for hosting the perfect...
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Team Spirit
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Team Spirit
Team Spirit is a gripping account of a race on the edge, and a young skipper's determined journey to victory. The Clipper Round the World Yacht Race is the ultimate long distance challenge - a 35,000-mile circumnavigation of the globe, contested by amateur crews in identical racing yachts - and the winners are those who keep their focus the longest. The 2010 winner was 28-year-old Brendan Hall and...
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Deadliest Catch "Desperate Hours"
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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 - 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 fishermen's terrifying real life adventures, with additional stories and background information...
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Do Whales Get The Bends
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Do Whales Get The Bends
Using a question and answer format, this entertaining narrative addresses 101 general interest questions about the sea, sea life, seabirds and man's relationship with the sea. Where does seawater come from? How big can waves get? Why do we get seasick? How do flying fish fly? Why do icebergs float? Inspired by questions raised whilst the author was guest lecturer on cruise ships, this fascinating and...
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Waterways Past & Present
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Waterways Past & Present
Discover the stunning waterways of Britain in this unique photograhic 1st Edition record of the magnificent and varied waterways heritage. The book covers 40 transitional years which follows Britains Inland waterways transformation from a thriving commerical transport system to the varied and beautiful cruising network it is today. hb 158 pages
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