Your First Powerboat, Paperback / softback Book

Your First Powerboat Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

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Navigate the hazards of boat ownership with absolute confidenceNext to your house, your boat may well be the biggest investment you ever make.

Buying and owning a boat involves one baffling decision after another.

Yet informed, impartial guidance is almost impossible to find--until now, that is. This essential manual provides a method to the madness of boat buying and ownership, plotting a straight course through an ocean of confusion while it answers such questions as:Why fractional ownership often makes senseHow to avoid buying a boat you'll never useHow to identify the Goldilocks boat--not too big, not too smallHow to choose a powering optionHow to negotiate the best deal on any boat-new or usedHow to be your own surveyor, and why even a new boat may need a professional surveyWhy you should finance your boat even if you have the cash, and where to find the best loansHow to calculate the total cost of ownership before you buy!


  • Format:Paperback / softback
  • Pages:240 pages, 10 Illustrations, unspecified
  • Publisher:International Marine Publishing Co
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  • ISBN:9780071496735