The simple guide to getting on the water and motoring around
Power Boating For Dummies, Second Edition teaches you everything you need to know about buying, choosing, operating, maintaining, and enjoying a power boat, and provides expert guidance for new boaters. This is also a fantastic book for experienced boaters, because it's full of tips and ideas on improving boating skills and getting the most out of water-time with the latest tech. With this guide, you can ace your boating pilot's exam and master the techniques you'll need to stay safe and have fun out there. You'll also find recommendations on great destinations for boating trips, plus coverage of all that's new in the world of boating--touch-screen navigation, automatic docking, smart boats, and even running routes right from your iPhone. Get on board
- Choose the right boat for your needs and learn the safety rules
- Get good at piloting your boat in all kinds of conditions
- Outfit your boat with the right gear and supplies
- Discover new tech gadgets to make boating even more fun
For complete beginners who are new to power boating, as well as more experienced boaters looking for a complete reference, Power Boating For Dummies, Second Edition, is a must.
About the Author
Randy Vance is editor at large for Boating Magazine, the world's leading powerboat magazine, the premier source for the most credible, authoritative test-based boating gear and content in the marine industry. He is a lifelong boater and has made a career of writing and video presentations on boating and other outdoor sports topics.