Guidance Notes

Resources


http://www.pbo.co.uk/expert-advice/tips - a useful resource for the DIY boat owner covering everything from varnishing techniques to boat restoration

Guidance Notes

The marina team regularly answer questions from customers on a range of issues covering such things as; how best to moor their boat, how to set up a mast for removal and how to prepare for winter storage (amongst many others). At JWD Marina we thought it would be useful to put together a resource whereby owners can easily find answers to some of the most common issues. Over time we hope to be able to add to this page and would welcome any feedback from customers.

Below you will find a number of our guidence sheets in pdf format:

Just click on the icons to download the required guide.

pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 1:
MOORING LINES, FENDERING & CLEATS
pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 2:
BERTHING
pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 3:
MAST REMOVAL & STEPPING
pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 4:
PREPARING FOR WINTER AFLOAT
pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 5:
PREPARING FOR WINTER ASHORE
pdf GUIDANCE NOTE 6:
UNDER COVER STORAGE

If you have a video or additional information that you think should be included please forward a link via the contact page. 

 

Information on boat handling

These useful short videos provide some excellent guidance on boat handling covering a range of topics from the effects of prop walk through to picking up a mooring. Although the videos mainly feature yachts many of the techniques presented and discussed are transferable to the operation of motorboats:

youtube 32x32 Prop walk and its effect on boat handling
youtube 32x32 Reversing across the wind
youtube 32x32 Boat control going astern
youtube 32x32 Short-handed berthing using a bow thruster
youtube 32x32 Springing off and onto the pontoon
youtube 32x32 Tidying lines
youtube 32x32 Leaving a raft
youtube 32x32 Pivot Points (Part 1) – Berthing
youtube 32x32 Pivot Points (Part 2) – Berthing
youtube 32x32 Effect of Tide on Berthing
youtube 32x32 Effect of Wind on Berthing

British marinas federationthe yacht harbour association Memebr of superyacht uk

 
blue sea marina management


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