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Docking: If There is No Wind or Current. Docking with no wind or current. Approach the dock slowly at a narrow angle (about 20 degrees). When close enough ...

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Docking with wind toward the dock. Approach slowly, parallel to the dock. Let the wind or current carry your boat to the dock. Shift into gear briefly if you need to ...

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Docking when there is no wind or current. Approach the dock slowly at a narrow angle (about 20 degrees). When close enough, have a passenger step on shore  ...

www.boatsafe.com/nauticalknowhow/docking.htm

It's inevitable that when conditions are at their worst, you'll have an audience. ... If the wind or current is pushing your boat toward the dock you will have to do some ... are clear of the dock, stow lines and fenders so they will not be in the way or ...

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Docking or mooring your vessel can be the most challenging of boating ... The direction of the wind and the flow of the water current have a huge impact on docking. ... you should approach the dock at a steep angle (30°-45°) and swing the boat ... Docking a boat with the wind in your face, approaching dock at a steep angle ...

www.boatsmartexam.com/knowledge-base/article/docking-a-boat

When you're looking to dock your boat, there are a few steps to keep in mind in ... If there is no wind or current, turn your boat slowly as you approach the dock at ...

www.boats.com/how-to/the-ultimate-docking-guide-how-to-dock-a-boat-with-single-or-twin-engines-joysticks-and-more

May 9, 2017 ... Can you maneuver your boat into a super-tight slip? ... Next, take stock of which way the current—if present—is moving, as well as ... Keep in mind that there's nothing wrong at this point with aborting the docking attempt if things go ... though sometimes a dock line—a spring line works best—can be used to ...

www.boatingmag.com/how-to-dock-boat

Aug 11, 2014 ... You can let us know how we did, and share your own docking tips, ... That gem is one of the best pieces of boating advice ever given. Yes, there are scenarios wherein a lot of throttle is required to dock the boat. ... Since your boat will react the same way when it's put in reverse every ... Wind and current.

www.pantaenius.com/en/news-events/news/newsartikel/news/docking-in-high-winds-and-strong-currents.html

Jul 22, 2014 ... As you attempt to ease your big boat into a small slip—typically with ... But add high winds and a strong current to the mix, and there's the potential to damage way more than ... Unlike the car you drive, a yacht has no brakes, thus opening the .... Slow and easy is usually the best way to approach a dock, but ...

www.boats.com/how-to/how-to-dock-a-boat-our-10-top-tips

Apr 9, 2013 ... Bringing your boat to the dock is both a basic skill and an imperative one. These 10 top tips will help make sure you avoid docking damage and embarrassment. ... No matter how good or bad you are at handling boats, unfamiliarity, environmental factors like wind and current, and unforeseen incidents such ...