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GPH


Hand-hold fittings mounted on cabin tops and sides for personal safety when moving around the boat.
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WINCH


A device used to increase hauling power when raising or trimming sails.
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VHF RADIO


A very high frequency electronic communications and direction finding system.
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V BOTTOM


A hull with the bottom section in the shape of a ā€œVā€.
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TRIM


Fore and aft balance of a boat.
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TRANSOM


The stern cross-section of a square sterned boat.
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TOPSIDES


The sides of a vessel between the waterline and the deck; sometimes referring to onto or above the deck.
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SWAMP


To fill with water, but not settle to the bottom.
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STOWAGE


The placing of goods in a ship in such a way as to ensure the safety and stability of the ship not only on a sea or ocean passage but also while in port when parts of the cargo have been loaded or discharged. STOWAGE FACTOR
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STERN LINE


A docking line leading from the stern.
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