October 2011 Issue of Blue Water Sailing.
In Classic Passages, Jessica Rice Johnson writes about building a cruising cat in New Zealand as a Maryland family starts their homeward journey. In Blue Water Boats, we take a look at the Tartan 4700. In Fitting Out, blue water veterans chime in on essential cruising items. And in Captains Log, George discusses the “Roller Furling Revolution.” Also, be sure to view Bill Biewenga’s essential gear list and check out Marcia Paravia’s Pacific provisioning spreadsheet.