Confident Powerboating: Mastering Skills and Avoiding Troubles Afloat by Stu ReiningerConfident Powerboating: Mastering Skills and Avoiding Troubles Afloat by Stu Reininger

Confident Powerboating: Mastering Skills and Avoiding Troubles Afloat

byStu Reininger

Paperback | June 2, 2008

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A practical how-to guide to handling andavoiding powerboat problems andemergencies

With no secondary method of propulsion, poorerstability profiles, and enough speed to getthemselves into trouble fast, powerboats are far moresusceptible to emergencies than sailboats. ConfidentPowerboating addresses your safety concerns, providing a detailed guide to avoidingproblems, coping with difficult situations, and respondingto emergencies effectively. Also, each section containsseveral anecdotes of problems encountered andresolved (or not).

Stu Reininger is a marine consultant and contributing editor to MotorBoating magazine, reporting on boat handling and seamanship. Previously, he served as senior editor of Boating, Power & Motoryacht and Marine Log. Holder of a USCG 100 ton Master’s license, he has worked as a delivery skipper with seven transatlantic crossings. H...
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Title:Confident Powerboating: Mastering Skills and Avoiding Troubles AfloatFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:9 × 7.3 × 0.35 inShipping dimensions:9 × 7.3 × 0.35 inPublished:June 2, 2008Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0071482571

ISBN - 13:9780071482578

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