The Racing Rules of Sailing, which govern the conduct of yacht and dinghy
racing .... a copy of the rules, such as the owners and/or operators of certain
vessels. ... Two power-driven vessels approa...
Generally, a sailing vessel is privileged in relation to a power boat. ... No person
under 16 years of age may operate a motorboat of more than 15 horsepower, ...
You should always move in such a way that the operator of the other vessel can
see ... Meeting: you are approaching another vessel head-on; Crossing: you are
It exits through an orifice located near the cylinder head (see Figure 2.1, no. ... Do
not use tainted oil; Keep clean and dry ... As a boat owner or operator you should
know that the "recommended gross load capacity" that can be safely carried in
the hull concerned: ... Motor too far from waterline; vessel will tend to tap su...
Every pleasure boat operator who must give-way to another vessel, that means
the ... The operator of a pleasure sailing craft shall take early and substantial
action to ... vessel operator in any situation, the operator should sound five short
blasts. ... Meeting: Head On: In the diagram above, two vessels are meeting head
A sailing vessel that is partially underwater under conditions of restricted ... What
Should a Motorboat Operator Do When Approaching a Sailing Vessel Head-on ...
Nothing in the rules of the road shall exonerate the operator of a vessel from the
consequences of ... should not use cross signals (i.e., answer one blast with two
blasts or two blasts with ... When meeting head-on, or nearly so, either ... When
two sailing vessels are approaching one another, one of them shall keep out of
8 Overall length - Refers to the length of a vessel, not including motor or ...
Should you own a boat that was built prior to the Federal law mandating capacity
plates or ... Trawlers and large sailing vessels are displacement vessels. Planing
... Outboard motors consist of a power head, midsection (exhaust housing), and
Oct 14, 2015 ... Never assume the operator of another boat will observe the rules. ... All boats
should use sound signals in restricted visibility to alert others ... A vessel must
always be navigated on the starboard side (right) of a ... Animated image
showing boats approaching head on ... Sailing boats and power-driven boats
In addition, you should check each life jacket for proper fit. ... your shoulder or has
the life jacket ridden up and is in the way of moving your head? ... The operator of
the vessel is required to keep the system in operating condition. .... display those
lights prescribed for a sailing vessel, but it they do not, they shall have read...
Boaters who fail to carry a Pleasure Craft Operator Card* can be fined a ... getting
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