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Boating Terminology: Parts of a Boat and Common Phrases to Know as a First-Time Cruising Guest

By Becky at Dockwa, 3/20/19 1:30 PM

Whether you're hopping aboard for your first cruise or want to brush up on your boat terminology (LOA, anyone?), this cheat-sheet will help you to decipher some on-the-water lingo. Read on to familiarize yourself with some of the more frequently used words and phrases, translated into every day English. 

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Lighthouse Uniform Yacht Club Catalog
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Our Service Dress Uniform Packages begin at $339.95 and increase with striping for officer positions.  
Here is the link for our Service Dress Uniforms: Lighthouse Uniform Yacht Club Service Dress Uniforms click here


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Gull’s Nest Imports http://gullsnestimports.com

The Storm® All-Weather Safety Whistle is the loudest whistle on the market. Its unique patented design allows it to be heard under water, up to 50 feet, because the sounding chamber forces all water to be purged when the whistle is blown. Made in the USA. It's perfect for divers, lifeguards, and for recreation! Creates a clear, high frequency sound, with a power rating over 75% greater than other referee and safety whistles.
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Transportation Worker Identification Credential
First issued by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in October 2007, the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC)® is a biometrically enabled card credential mandated by the Maritime Transportation Security Act (MTSA) of 2002. Administered by the U.S. Coast Guard and TSA, TWIC is a security measure designed to limit unescorted access to secure areas of regulated facilities and vessels. Eligible individuals must undergo a security threat assessment to determine that they do not pose a security threat to be granted unescorted access by facility and vessel owners oroperators. Click here for more info.......

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Kidde recalls Fire Extinquishers with plastic handles due to failure to discharge and nozzle detachment: one death reported.
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Designated Port Area South Boston Report

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Boating Safety for all ages
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