Current issue highlights: Review of the Beneteau First 285. The Cheoy Lee Offshore 33 ketch is our feature boat.
Speaking seriously: Spotlight on these "life aboard" articles: flopper stopper, managing the icebox, and how to make room for one more dinner guest in the cockpit. Also: cloud formations; fundamentals of stability, part 2; replacing the stern tube; designing and making your own dodger and bimini; navigation technology; deflecting tacking tangles; and a clever diesel-vent burp suppressor.
Lighter fare: Photos of our readers' boats; narrowboat cruising on English canals; growing up with boats; make your own automatic anchor light switch; shield your onboard computer from vibrations; use a turkey pan to catch engine drips; and enchanting a wife into loving the next boat.
Next issue delivery
July 2016 issue
Print: June 20-24
Digital: June 22
Newsstands: June 28
September 2016 issue
Print: August 22-26
Digital: August 24
Newsstands: August 30
What's New At Good Old Boat
Our Facebook Grows!
Good Old Boat has almost 6,000 Facebook friends, fans, and followers and the list is growing every day. Thanks for "liking us," as they say and for being part of our community of sailors. Facebook.com/goodoldboat
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!
Choose your style
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.
Still can't make up your mind? How about a khaki cap with a denim bill?
Or all three. Make a fashion statement! See them all on our Logo Clothing page.
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?