Now, under the able pen of world cruiser Jim Leishman, Beebe’s classic Voyaging Under Power has received its first complete overhaul. This thoroughly revised. The Noah’s Ark approach. “One if by land, two if by sea.” We have all heard that phrase before. It’s a rallying call more than years old, and I believe it also. VOYAGING UNDER POWER, FOURTH EDITION, Robert Beebe, revised by Denis Umstot Abridged CONTENTS Foreward: Bill Parlatore Preface 1 Robert .
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Thanks for telling us about the problem. But sailboats are confined to narrow lanes of predominantly favorable winds, which can be unpredictable and difficult. Chapter Three Evolving the Passagemaker Concept. But sailboats are confined to narrow lanes of predominantly favorable winds – the same sea lanes sailors pwoer used for centuries.
Story and photos by Steve D’Antonio Exhaust system design There are two approaches to marine exhaust setups.
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After World War II he became interested in ocean-going motorboats. Story and photos by Steve D’Antonio. Navigation Strategy and Tactics Stuart Quarrie. Back in the s, no suitable long-distance powerboats existed. Beebe wanted to cross oceans in his slippers and robe, not seaboots and oilskins.
The design parameters he developed for long-distance powerboats are still in use by naval architects today. Return to Book Page.
Those famous tradewinds also turn most In World War II, aboard the aircraft carrier Saratoga, Captain Robert Beebe dreamed of one day retiring and cruising the world in a small boat. Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions Table of contents Historical Background of Power Voyaging. This Fourth Edition of Beebe’s classic draws on new ideas and the accumulated wisdom of today’s yacht voyaaging and experienced ocean voyagers to further Beebe’s cause and liberate thousands more from the tyranny of dry land.
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Voyaging Under Power 4. Kari Simmons rated it really liked it May 27, A Passion for Speed Paul Smiddy. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Anyone who is thinking motor cruise should read it three times.
Beebe literally had to invent modern powerboat voyaging from scratch. Beebe was a boy in the Philippines when his father gave him his voywging boat, a native canoe.
After World War II he became interested in ocean-going motorboats.
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First published inRobert Beebe’s Voyaging Under Power revolutionized long-distance cruising, encouraging powerboaters to enjoy what was once exclusive to sailboats and their crews: Those famous tradewinds also turn most oceans into one-way streets, and miss some areas of the globe entirely.
Brian marked it as to-read Feb 20, This thoroughly revised third edition is one of the most anxiously awaited boating books of the s. Chapter Twenty Social Dynamics of Voyaging. Voyaging Under Power Robert P. Boats with an Open Mind: Back in the s, no suitable long-distance powerboats existed. A big part of successfully owning and operating a power voyaging boat is dealing with engines and systems.
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