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Don’t fight your boat

Toby Hodges follows a marine ‘makeover’ to replace the tired-looking winches, blocks and tracks on Tome Stevens’ ageing Trapper 500

Farewell friction

Tom Stevens upgraded his deck heardware with modern, friction free gear. How did it work? Toby Hodges reports on making a big difference at small cost

Westerly deck makeover

Can new deck gear put the sparkle back into sailing? Alison Panes found out as the winners of $5,000 worth of Harken products installed all new winches and blocks on their 17 year-old cruiser