Boating

Easy Riding

Checking your steering systems will solve lots of issues.

Smooth Moves

Some boats left idle over winter will discover their boats have a sticky helm. Before applying brute force, consider a simple fix-it.

One Ton Cup

Rainbow II will be back for another crack

One Giant leap for Rainbow II

The Auckland Star, 21 July 1969, had two major stories: “One Small Step for Man” and “Rainbow Wins Battle of Jutland”. Kiwis were over the moon.

Getting techy

The new way to control your electronics

Get in the CZone

BEP Marine invented a product that replaced its products - a new way to control your electronics.

What a drag

Anchor trouble in paradise

Shipwrecked in shelter

Our Australian friends on an Amel 54 snapped their anchor chain on coral in a storm and were blown onto a reef, putting a cruel end to their Pacific cruising.

VIDEO - SL33 Hydrofoiling Catamaran

VIDEO - SL33 Hydrofoiling Catamaran

Boating NZ goes for a ride on an ex-Team NZ flying machine.

McLay Cross Overs

McLay Cross Overs

Combining potnoon boat safety with the striking looks of a conventional style boat - topped of with a seriously cool paint job.

Tristram 690 Cabriolet

Tristram 690 Cabriolet

Here's the video from the review of the Tristram 690 Cabriloet from the March 2013 issue of Boating NZ.

Dufour 445

Dufour 445

From the March pages of Boating, here's a tour of the Dufour 445.

Hail the Conqueror

Tristram 701 Tristram Marine has released its new model Vanquish 701 soft top, inspired by the Tristram 741.

Learning to Fly

The SL33 hi-tech catamaran, developed by Emirates Team New Zealand, showed the world how to foil and not crap out in the death zone.

Silver Bullet

German Flyer

Deep Impact

Django Three sailors rescued when their yacht almost sank.

Righting Rules

It’s a formula as old as the America’s Cup: rule makers publish their work and designers start looking for loop holes.

This is not a drill

Olympians shine at Sail Auckland regatta

Leading the Charge

On 11 October 2014, the VOR will leave Alicante, Spain to race around the world. The boats are identical; the skippers and crews are not.

App of the Month - Raymarine

Raymarine Check out Boating's favourite app this month.

App of the Month - Marine Mate

Check out Boating's favourite app this month.

Working the Dream

Alvah Simon - Island of the Damned

Shipwrecked in shelter

Our Australian friends on an Amel 54 snapped their anchor chain on coral in a storm and were blown onto a reef, putting a cruel end to their Pacific cruising.

Keeping it Cool

Keeping it cool Keep your engine running at the right temperature to avoid major damage and you won't need to get hot under your collar.

Driveline diagnostics

Engine vibrations ruining your boating? Help is at hand.

Beat the Pong - marine toilets 101

Fresh Air - air conditioning tips for your boat

Smooth Moves

As boat owners blow the dust of winter storage from the decks and prepare for sea, some will discover their boats have a sticky helm. Before applying brute force, consider a simple fix-it.

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August 2014 Issue

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