Reference Companions

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  • The Crew's Pocketbook by Tim Davison

    The Crew's Pocketbook by Tim Davison

    £11.99
    The ideal companion for anyone new to sailing, or those looking to remind themselves of the essential skills. Written in a friendly and approachable way, it assumes no nautical knowledge and uses diagrams and photographs to demystify the art of sailing.

    1 in stock

  • Diesel Companion by Pat Manley

    Diesel Companion by Pat Manley

    £7.99
    A compact, handy, on-the-water reference guide containing all the essential information about keeping your marine diesel engine running for when you need it most: the perfect quick reference guide to keep onboard.

    1 in stock

  • Electrics Companion by Pat Manley

    Electrics Companion by Pat Manley

    £7.99
    This is a handy, quick reference guide to boat electrics. It covers formulae, tools, anodes, protection, multimeters, soldering, AC power, testing, wiring, batteries, connections and power consumption. 

    2 in stock

  • First Aid Companion by Sandra Roberts

    First Aid Companion by Sandra Roberts

    £7.99
    This concise book covers most of the first aid emergencies you will come across afloat, including drowning, unconsciousness, external bleeding, immersion, hypothermia and more.

    1 in stock

  • Nautical Calculation Companion by Alastair Buchan

    Nautical Calculation Companion by Alastair Buchan

    £7.99
    This companion contains every calculation you need for coastal and offshore navigation. It includes all the frequently needed (but often forgotten) equations and formulae you need afloat. Each topic is followed by a worked example to show you how it should be done, and line drawings help you understand the process. 

    2 in stock

  • Navigation Companion by Tim Davison

    Navigation Companion by Tim Davison

    £7.99
    This book tells the navigator how to find out where they are and how to proceed to their destination. Navigation is one of the cornerstones of cruising and this book covers the essentials for easy on-board use.

    2 in stock

  • Passage Planning Companion by Alastair Buchan

    Passage Planning Companion by Alastair Buchan

    £7.99
    This is your guide to writing a clear, easily understood, logical passage plan. Topics covered include routing, pilotage, points of departure, landfalls, weather, tides, currents, safe havens, lights, communications, watch keeping, safety, rations, fuel supplies, stowage for sea, and crew briefing.

    1 in stock

  • G62 RYA Boat Buyers Handbook

    G62 RYA Boat Buyers Handbook

    £9.99
    Whether its personal watercraft, motor or sail boats, racing or cruising, the RYA Boat Buyers Handbook is written to assist either first time buyers or experienced traders buy their ideal boat regardless of whether it is new or secondhand

    1 in stock

  • G91 RYA Pocket Guide to Sea Fishing Baits

    G91 RYA Pocket Guide to Sea Fishing Baits

    £6.99
    This handy little pocket guide goes through the different types of sea bait and how and when they should be used to ensure that the right type is being used to catch the right species

    1 in stock

  • Racing Rules Companion 2021-2024 by Bryan Willis

    Racing Rules Companion 2021-2024 by Bryan Willis

    £7.99
    Bryan Willis’ Racing Rules Companion is the invaluable pocket reference guide to the essentials of the racing rules, updated for the latest 2021-2024 Racing Rules of Sailing.  Every racing sailor should have a copy! It will build their knowledge and make them more confident on the race course. 

    5 in stock

  • Reeds Crew Handbook by Bill Johnson

    Reeds Crew Handbook by Bill Johnson

    £7.99
    The Reeds Skipper's Handbook, now in its 6th edition, has been a bestseller since first publication 20 years ago. Now for the first time, here is the Reeds Crew Handbook for skippers to hand to new and aspiring crew. It will give them all the essential knowledge they need to undertake the tasks traditionally handled by crew aboard any size of yacht

    2 in stock

  • Reeds Knot Handbook - A Pocket Guide to Knots, Hitches and Bends

    Reeds Knot Handbook - A Pocket Guide to Knots, Hitches and Bends

    £7.99
    All boaters need to have a repertoire of reliable knots and splices they can call upon in many situations, both on board and at the dockside. This handy pocket guide, part of the bestselling Reeds Skipper's Handbook series, is a quick aide memoire for experienced sailors, but also provides novice sailors with all they need to know to master the most useful knots and splices they will need on a regular basis when going to sea.

    1 in stock

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