The Adventure 40 specification for the rudder and steering gear, as well the self steering the boat will be equipped with as standard.
Most production cruising boats are fitted with inadequate DC electrical systems. Let’s fix that.
Inspection, repair tips and replacement cycles for offshore cruising boat running rigging.
The true size of the Adventure 40, her sailing capabilities and the type of cruising she is for, as well as information on the hull and deck construction.
Tips and hacks that will be useful no matter what part of an offshore cruising boat we are maintaining.
The WS500 alternator regulator was a great option for cruisers a year ago. It’s even better now. Here’s why.
Inspection tips and recommended replacement cycles for offshore cruising boat standing rigging, hydraulics, and vangs.
Dismastings are dangerous voyage enders for cruising boats. Doing this inspection of spars, steps and chainplates will reduce the risk substantially.
With a team in place and a designer chosen for the Adventure 40, it’s now time to share and discuss the detailed specification.
Colin sails the newest model from Boréal, builders of ocean-going cruising sailing yachts.
Simple tips and hacks that will make getting alongside easier, even in current.
John went racing on a big Swan and learned a lot about asymmetrical spinnakers, accompanied by a big piece of humble pie.
A relatively inexpensive testing rig that every boat owner should have and use regularly.
Backing our boats into a confined space is difficult enough normally, but what if we need to do this with current and wind? John explores how to, and when not to.
It’s easy to spend big money on our boats but still miss little details that will have big consequences once we go to sea.