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Pop Quiz! Power & Propulsion Exam, With A Few Added Goodies


*+-Power plants are always moving forward (pardon the pun) and there is a seemingly endless supply of latest and greatest in the works; Here are a few things I spotted at the recent shows. I’m also slapping you readers with a little quiz, juuust to see if you all have been paying attention to my ramblings.

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Heads-Up Cruising: How AIS Really Works

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*+-Sometimes being a one trick pony ain’t all bad. AIS may only serve one purpose—collision avoidance—but it does it in a very smart way. After all, staying in one piece isn’t the worst thing when spending time afloat.

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Danger Down Below: Safety In The Engine Room


*+-Engine-room fires and other related mishaps are rare but by no means inconceivable. So while you’re keeping that sharp eye out for pirates and hurricanes, don’t forget also to check on your engine room.

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