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This will be a "Start to finish" thread for guidance, tips and information so no comments ( they always tend to go off at several tangents). Please read and enjoy.....sonar !
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This will be a "Start to finish" thread for guidance, tips and information so no comments ( they always tend to go off at several tangents). Please read and enjoy.....sonar !
This area is for members only.... 1 55
General
Welcome to PracticalBoating.com the place to discuss practical aspects of boating.
Youtube is now a household name so it is time for us to share boating videos in the same way! You can post a link to a boating video in here and we will be posting some of our favourites as we find them.
by sonar
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Boating and Photography go hand in hand as hobbies so we thought a dedicated forum would be good for people to show off their masterpieces ! Each month we run a photographic competition. We are delighted to have kind support of PicMagic.co.uk who are kindly providing our monthly prizes.
by sonar
18-04-2016 Go to last post
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The watercooler, scuttlebutt or what ever you want to call it, this is the place to meet and discuss general boaty stuff, we also have various sub-forums here which cover the various types of boating.
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Anything off topic goes in here as long as it does not break the forum rules!
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If you are new this forum you can meet the other members in here and introduce yourself, let us know about what your boating interests are and any other hobbies for that matter.
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As our forums grow we will keep you up-to-date with news about the site including special annoucements, special offers, promotions and competitions so it is worth checking in here regularly!
by sonar
26-03-2016 Go to last post
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We have just set this new section up to allow people to write reviews about their favourite or worst boating product whether it be a boat hook or a complicated radar system, share your views here!
1 Week Ago Go to last post
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This is a members only marketplace. You must be a member to use this area.
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Boat Maintenance and Projects
In this section we discuss the practical aspects of boat maintenance, also we talk about various boating projects.
Feel free to post links to any inboard/outboard engine manuals, anything that may assist others in their endeavours...
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Discuss all aspects of GRP and gelcoat repairs here
2 Weeks Ago Go to last post
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In this forum we try not to get ourselves knotted!
by sonar
15-04-2016 Go to last post
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Post your questions and answers here as we talk about painting and varnishing boats.
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How to make your boat sparkle!
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Most boats these days have some sort of gadget or gizmo on them, mainly for navigation or safety. This is the place to talk about boating gadgets.
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Not to be confused with electronics, this is where we talk about electrical matters
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In this section we deal with all aspects of woodworking on boats.
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Here you will be able to find sub-forums for the various makes of outboard engine.
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Inboard Engines Forum (1 Viewing)
Within this forum you will find sub-forums specific to inboard engine manufacturer.
by sonar
09-04-2016 Go to last post
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Building a boat from scratch can be one of the most rewarding things a person can do, in this forum we discuss all aspects of boat building from drawing board to launch!
by sogood
2 Days Ago Go to last post
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This is the place to talk about moving boats.
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A useful addition for purchasing some of the tools and general adhesives which are used in the maintainance and building of boats Etc.....in particular a sikaflex alternative which I can recommend..........RTH
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Associated Traders Forums
Unlike most boating forums we encourage business and enterprise. We also like professional participation in the forums. The companies below are selected very carefully and offer a quality service to which members of this forum can benefit from including discounts and special offers.
We are an established INDEPENDENT chartered broker with offices located IN POOLE on the South Coast. We have carefully selected our panel of insurers because of their specialisation in both PERSONAL and Commercial Marine insurance and because of our strong buying power, we are able to offer tailor made insurance policies for Yachts, Motor Boats, RIBs and Super Yachts at extremely competitive rates BACKED BY A PROFESSIONAL AND PERSONAL SERVICE.
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GEM SERVICES (1 Viewing)
MARINE ENGINEERS, MAINTENANCE ETC
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Mailspeed Marine are probably the UK's biggest and best chandlery company....
by apjones
08-03-2009 Go to last post
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BHG Marine are one of the UK leading dealers of boats and outboard engines, based on the South Coast they offer a wide range of services, ask them a question here or look out for some of their special offers to forum members!
by Hong
07-11-2008 Go to last post
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Peter Leonard Marine was founded in 1970 by Peter Leonard, who now enjoys over 35 years of marine experience and a vast knowledge of most marine systems. The team will be posting lots of useful advice as well as many special offers and promotions here so please take a look!
05-02-2015 Go to last post
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Based on the South Coast of England, Momentum Sails manufacture quality sails at affordable prices.
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Navigation and Boat Handling
In this area we talk about using boats whether commercially or just for pleasure.
Whether you are beginner to a seasoned pro, this is the forum to discuss chartwork.
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The forum to discuss Astro Navigation
by sonar
14-04-2016 Go to last post
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Here we discuss boat training and education whether it is practical or theory.
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Whether you are pro or amatuer this forum is the place to talk about boat handling
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One of the most important considerations when going afloat is the weather, this forum is the place to discuss everything from forecasting through to weather routing.
by sonar
29-02-2016 Go to last post
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Angling Forums
Many people go afloat in boats to go angling or fishing, this is the forum to discuss all matters related whether it be sea angling or freshwater angling.
Discuss all aspects of sea angling here.
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Discuss all aspects of coarse angling here.
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