SailNet Community - View Single Post - Bow in or stern in at the dock?
View Single Post
post #26 of Old 06-29-2011
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2008
Posts: 149
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Rep Power: 10
With a wheel and inboard no problem backing in, winds favorable. With an outboard and tiller I wouldn't attempt it with mine. I have a 25 Searay powerboat, too and always back in. Big difference in maneuverability. I banged my outboard on a spile backing out of my well with my C&C 24 sailboat and since then don't trust the lack of power shifting from reverse.

Last edited by ahab211; 06-29-2011 at 10:52 AM. Reason: Spelling mistake
ahab211 is offline  
Quote Share with Facebook
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome