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2013-04-17 23:02:15

The calendar says it's Spring, but due to cooler than normal temperatures, the water is very cold. Madison, Wisconsin (PRWEB) April 17, 2013 Cold

2013-02-03 23:02:01

SAILING WORLD magazine's 2013 award winning Sparkman Stephens 30 will be available for viewing at the New England Boat Show - Feb. 16-24, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.