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PropTalk Magazine May 2023

On the Cover - Nothing says summer on the Chesapeake quite like watersports. But do you know how to tow safely? Learn more on page 40. Photo by Al Schreitmueller.

Boat Reviews: Peek the Unique
We have two reviews this month: the Veer and the Sea-Doo Switch.
By Lenny Rudow

See the Bay: Baltimore
Things to see and do along the waterfront in Charm City. By Staff

How To Tow Like a Pro
An enjoyable day of watersports starts with the driver. By Michael Vatalaro

You’re a Licensed Captain—Now What?
The second part in our three-part Captain’s License series, focusing on the renewal process and finding work.
By Capt. Michael L. Martel

Docked: How We Use Our Broken Boat
When repairs took longer than expected, this boat became an entertainment space, a refuge, vacation spot, and more. 
By Maria Bellos Fisher

It’s Not That Dismal…
A cruise through the Dismal Swamp Canal on a 17-foot Boston Whaler Montauk.
By John W. Robinson


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