Download e-book for iPad: Caribbean Passagemaking: A Cruiser's Guide by Les Weatheritt

By Les Weatheritt

ISBN-10: 157409355X

ISBN-13: 9781574093551

The chain of islands from the Virgins to the southern Lesser Antilles is among the most advantageous tropical cruising grounds in addition to the main obtainable for North American and ecu sailors. The Caribbean Sea is generally benign, however the stipulations are very various out of your domestic waters—you needs to learn how to sail with the grain of wind, climate, present, and weather, or those forgiving waters will become a punishingly tough previous sea. learn how to sail in concord with the winds and currents that encompass the Virgins, the Leewards, and the Windwards, and your Caribbean crusing event would be the reliable one you deserve.

This up-to-date 3rd variation of Caribbean Passagemaking is an pleasing mine of knowledge for the sun-soaked passage planner in addition to the dreamer again domestic. here's the complete, important heritage to aid skipper and group get pleasure from crusing the Caribbean islands.
Topics include:

  • How to accomplish more straightforward passagemaking and sail in comfort
  • Which are the secure and simple harbors
  • How to identify the elements windows
  • Prevailing winds and currents
  • Ideal apparatus for Caribbean waters

Plus a wealth of functional, down-to-earth tricks and tips.

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