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When we get communications from Vlad Murnikov, I never know what I’ll find, but I count on being surprised. Murnikov, after all, is the bright mind behind the unorthodox 82‘... » The post Speed Dreamer Vlad Murnikov appeared first on Professional BoatBuilder Magazine.
Wed, Oct 11, 2017
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On a recent passage along Norway’s fjord-strewn coast, I visited a research, development, and manufacturing faci­l­ity belonging to the well-known life raft manufacturer Viking. Its full name, Viking Life-Saving Equipment,... » The post Viking Life-Saving Equipment appeared first on Professional BoatBuilder Magazine.
Wed, Oct 11, 2017
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The recently announced collaboration of U.K.-based Fibre Mechanics and the Swiss company North Thin Ply Technology (NTPT) almost seems like Samsung and Apple working together to make better smartphones, on... » The post Thin Ply Prepregs appeared first on Professional BoatBuilder Magazine.
Fri, Sep 29, 2017
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Glen L. Witt, who marketed hundreds of boat designs, mainly for amateur builders, died June 13 at the age of 98. In his early 30s he enrolled in what was... » The post Glen L. Witt Passes appeared first on Professional BoatBuilder Magazine.
Fri, Sep 29, 2017
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Let me begin by debunking a common myth. It’s not necessary to solder a solderless crimp terminal. For more than 70 years, solderless terminals have been used on everything— from... » The post Making Reliable Solder-Free Connections appeared first on Professional BoatBuilder Magazine.
Tue, Sep 05, 2017
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