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Current issue highlights: Lancer 27 PS review, Westerly Pageant 23 review.

Speaking seriously: Weather watch: Weather maps, part 2; Fundamentals of stability, part 1; Out-of-date flares; Sail power (generating electricity via the prop shaft); Maximizing headroom; How sailing can pay its own bills; Fresh salads without a fridge; Wobbly winches; Ramblings about dinghies; Installing air conditioning; another way to stay cool.

Lighter fare: He was talked into a boat; Reflections: Midges en masse; Simple solutions: WiFi on the hook; Quick and Easys: Tiller tamer and Shroud telltales; Product launchings; The view from here: A prescription for health.


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May 2016 issue
Print: April 18-22
Digital: April 20
Newsstands: April 26

July 2016 issue
Print: June 20-24
Digital: June 22
Newsstands: June 28


What's New At Good Old Boat

Our Facebook Grows!

Good Old Boat has almost 5,500 Facebook friends, fans, and followers and the list is growing every day . . . particularly while we're busily posting our long list of tips (with your help)! Thanks for "liking us," as they say and for being part of our community of sailors. Facebook.com/goodoldboat

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Good Old Boat on Twitter What can you say in 140 characters or less? Plenty. We post on Twitter too: @GoodOldBoat.com.

We've posted our 100th Life Aboard Tip!

We've done it! Have a look at our Facebook page: Facebook.com/goodoldboat. We started a quest to post 100 Life Aboard Tips and have accomplished that mission! Thanks to all who submitted their tips. Our combined experience is awesome indeed; together we are an incredible sailing resource!

Canvas Bucket tips

Come visit our Facebook site and our Twitter page to see the lists as they develop. While there, please add your own tips or email your ideas to karen@goodoldboat.com!

Choose your style

Blue ball cap

Because it's so popular, we have been offering our classic denim ball cap for just about forever. But now it comes in khaki too. Same cap . . . new color.

Khaki ball cap

Still can't make up your mind? How about a denim cap with a khaki bill?

Or a khaki cap with a denim bill? See them all on our Logo Clothing page.

Ball cap, Khaki bill

Or all four. Go ahead. Make a fashion statement!

Ball cap, denim bill

Choose your cap each day based on the mood of the moment or perhaps to complement the day's sailing attire. Or wear one when you're doing boat projects (the stickier and oilier the better) and another for "dress occasions"! Perhaps something for all the members of the crew?


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