Author: Drew Frye

Living with Ethanol

E10 gasoline is now a fact of life, but its devils don’t have to be Why is ethanol problematic for marine engines but not for cars? The only noticeable difference for the family car is reduced gas mileage, the result of...

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Photos by the Singlehander

  Singlehanded sailing and photography don’t always go together. Throw in some brisk wind, maybe a tender boat, perhaps no autopilot, and capturing the moments and scenes on camera can be a real challenge. As a freelance...

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Small-Scale Solar

A simple system will keep a frugal sailor’s battery topped off When I first mentioned adding solar power to our Corsair F 24 trimaran, my boating partners choked. They envisioned a complex system, and the big dollar signs that...

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