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⇒ ^ ^ The Caribbean.
⇒ ^ ^ Central America.
⇒ ^ ^ South America.
⇒ ^ Europe.
⇒ ^ ^ Non-European Union.
⇒ ^ ^ European Union.
⇒ ^ Middle East.
⇒ ^ Africa.
⇒ ^ ^ Northern Africa.
⇒ ^ ^ Western Africa.
⇒ ^ ^ Eastern Africa.
⇒ ^ ^ Middle Africa.
⇒ ^ ^ Southern Africa.
⇒ ^ Asia.
⇒ ^ Oceania.
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Canada
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Northern Mariana Islands
Saint Pierre and Miquelon
United States

The Caribbean
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Antigua and Barbuda
Aruba
Bahamas
Barbados
Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba
British Virgin Islands
Cayman Islands
Cuba
Curaçao
Dominica
Dominican Republic
Grenada
Guadeloupe
Haiti
Jamaica
Martinique
Monserrat
Puerto Rico
Saint-Barthélemy
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Lucia
Saint Martin
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sint Maarten
Trinidad and Tobago
Turks and Caicos Islands
Virgin Islands (US)

Central America
Belize
Costa Rica
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
Mexico
Nicaragua
Panama

South America
Argentina
Bolivia
Brazil
Chile
Colombia
Ecuador
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
French Guiana
Guyana
Paraguay
Peru
Suriname
Uruguay
Venezuela

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Andorra
Belarus
Bosnia
Croatia
Faroe Islands
Gibraltar
Guerney and Alderney
Iceland
Jersey
Kosovo
Liechtenstein
Macedonia
Man, Island of
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Monaco
Montenegro
Norway
Russia
San Marino
Serbia
Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands
Switzerland
Turkey
Ukraine
United Kingdom
Vatican City State (Holy See)

European Union
Austria
Belgium
Bulgaria
Cyprus
Czech Republic
Denmark
Estonia
Finland
France
Germany
Greece
Hungary
Ireland
Italy
Latvia
Lithuania
Luxembourg
Malta
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Romania
Slovakia
Slovenia
Spain
Sweden

MIDDLE EAST

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Iraq
Iran
Israel
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Oman
Palestine
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Syria
United Arab Emirates
Yemen

AFRICA

Northern Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
Morroco
South Sudan
Sudan
Tunisia
Western Sahara

Western Africa
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Cote d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Gambia
Ghana
Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Liberia
Mali
Mauritania
Niger
Nigeria
Saint Helena
Senegal
Sierra Leone
Togo

Eastern Africa
Burundi
Comoros
Djibouti
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Kenya
Madagascar
Malawi
Mauritius
Mayotte
Mozambique
Reunion
Rwanda
Seychelles
Somalia
Tanzania, United Republic of
Uganda
Zambia
Zimbabwe

Middle Africa
Angola
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
Congo (Brazzaville)
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Equatorial Guinea
Gabon
Sao Tome and Principe

Southern Africa
Botswana
Lesotho
Namibia
South Africa
Swaziland

ASIA

Afganistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bangladesh
Bhutan
Brunei Darussalam
Cambodia
China
Georgia
Hong Kong
India
Indonesia
Japan
Kazakhstan
Korea, North
Korea, South
Kyrgyzstan
Laos
Macao
Malaysia
Maldives
Mongolia
Myanmar (ex-Burma)
Nepal
Pakistan
Phillippines
Singapore
Sri Lanka (ex-Ceilan)
Taiwan
Tajikistan
Thailand
Timor Leste (West)
Turkmenistan
Uzbekistan
Vietnam

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Fiji
French Polynesia
Guam
Kiribati
Marshall Islands
Micronesia
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Papua New Guinea
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02 – BOAT BUILDING, OUTFITTING, REFITTING & REPAIR: (Incl. DIY).
02.01 – Boat Designing Schools:
02.02 – Boat Designers: (Naval Architects, Boat Plans, Kits,+).
02.03 – Statutes & Standards: (Vessel & Equipment Requirements,+).
02.03.01 – Marine Laws & Regulations: (CAN, GBR, USA,+).
02.03.02 – Industry Standards: (ABYC, NFPA,+).
02.03.03 – Classification Societies: (ABS, LR, +).
02.04 – Boat Building & Refitting Tools,+: (Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Recalls,+).
02.05 – Boat Materials: (Qualities, Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Recalls,+).
02.05.01 – Wood: (Species, Rot; Carvel, Clinker/Lapstrake, Veneer/Plywood, Cold Molded,+).
02.05.02 – Metal: Iron, Steel, Aluminum, Copper,+. (Strengths, Weaknesses, Corrosion,+).
02.05.03 – Ferrocement: (Strengths, Weaknesses, Corrosion,+).
02.05.04 – FRP & GRP Composites: Fiberglass, Carbon Fiber,+. (Strengths, Weaknesses,+).
02.06 – Boat Equipment: (Vendors, Specs, Manuals, Reviews, Recalls,+).
02.06.01 – Steering & Thrusters: (Mechanical, Electric, Hydraulic,+).
02.06.02 – Stabilizers & Trim Plates: (Mechanical, Electric, Hydraulic,+).
02.06.03 – Dewatering Devices: (Bailers, Bilge Pumps,+).
02.06.04 – Galvanic Corrosion Protection: (Active, Anodes,+).
02.06.05 – Hull Penetrations & Openings: (Thru-Hulls, Scuttles, Skylights, Hatches,+).
02.06.06 – Deck Hardware & Equipment: (Cleats, Railings,+).
02.06.06.01 – Ground Tackle: (Anchors, Rodes, Chocks, Winches,+).
02.06.06.02 – Commercial Fishing Gear: (Pots, Nets, Lines, Winches, Reels, Rods,+).
02.06.07 – Rigging: (Rig Types, Standing Rigging, Running Rigging, Vendors, Riggers,+).
02.06.07.01 – Sails: (Sail Types, Aerodynamics, Vendors, Sailmakers,+).
02.06.08 – Propulsion Machinery: (Types, Configurations, Features, Control Systems,+).
02.06.08.01 – Engines: (Systems, Manufacturers, Marinizers, Resellers,+).
02.06.08.01.01 – Engine Mechanical (Pistons, Rods, Crankshafts, Cylinders, Heads, Valves,+).
02.06.08.01.02 – Engine Lubrication (Splash, Forced, Oil, Filtration, Additives, Oil Analysis,+).
02.06.08.01.03 – Engine Aspiration & Fuel (Natural & Air Charged; Gasoline, Diesel, CNG,+).
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02.06.08.01.07 – Engine Mounting (Hard, Soft,+).
02.06.08.02 – Engine-to-Marine Gear Interfaces: (SAE Specs, Damper Plates, Jackshafts,+).
02.06.08.03 – Marine Gears: (Reversing, Reduction; Mechanical, Hydraulic).
02.06.08.04 – Shafting: (Propshafts, Couplings, Seals, Bearings, Struts, Keys, Nuts,+).
02.06.08.05 – Propellers: (Types, Materials,+).
02.06.09 – Electrical Systems: DC & AC (Direct Current, Alternating Current,+).
02.06.09.01 – Auxiliary Generators: (Diesel, Gasoline, Natural Gas,+).
02.06.09.02 – DC-to-AC Inverters:
02.06.10 – Navigation & Communication Systems:
02.06.11 – Safety Equipment: (Life Rafts, PFDs, Firefighting Eq., Alarms, Medical Kits,+).
02.06.12 – Domestic Systems:
02.06.12.01 – LPG & CNG Systems:
02.06.12.02 – Cabin Heating & Cooling:
02.06.12.03 – Galley Appliances: (Refrigeration, Galley Stoves,+).
02.06.12.04 – Water & Waste Systems:
02.06.12.05 – Trash Disposal:
02.06.12.06 – Furnishings: (Cabinetry, furniture, Coverings, Entertainment, Weather,+).
02.06.13 – Personal Equipment:
02.06.13.01 – Diving: (Commercial & Sport).
02.06.13.02 – Fishing: (Sport).
02.06.13.03 – Racing: (Sail, Offshore Power, Powerboat, Hydroplane,+).
02.06.13.04 – Sailing: (Foul Weather Gear, Safety Harnesses,+).
02.06.13.05 – Watersports: (Surfing, Skiing, Boarding, Tubing,+).
02.06.14 – Boat Tenders:
02.06.15 – Boat Trailers:
02.07 – Marine Suppliers: (CAN, GBR, USA,+).
02.08 – Boat Builders: (w/Vessel Types, Country & Years Active)
02.09 – Boat Refitters: (CAN, GBR, USA,+) (Shipyards, Boatyards, Riggers, Repair Shops,+).
02.10 – Boat Building, Outfitting, Refitting & Repair Schools: (Incl. DIY).
02.11 – DIY Boat Building, Outfitting, Refitting & Repair: (Maintenance‚ Troubleshooting‚+).

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04.01 – Marine Surveyors: (CAN, GBR, USA,+).
04.02 – Marine Surveying Schools:.
04.03 – DIY Boat Inspections: (Pre-Survey, Pre-Purchase, Pre-Sale, Pre-Voyage, Sea Trials,+)..

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05.02 – Vessel Registry: (Documentation, Licensing).
05.02.01 – Vessel Title Companies:

07 – BOAT INSURANCE: (CAN, GBR, USA,+). (Maritime & Recreational: Coverage, Carriers,+).
07.01 – Claim Processing: (Filing, Inspection, Repair, Settling, Subrogation,+).
07.02 – Claim Cases: (Examples of Insurance Claims).

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13.01.03 – Sailing Schools:
13.01.04 – Hands-On, One-On-One, On the Water Training:
13.02 – Maritime Schools: (Ship's Master, Crew,+)
13.03 – Boating Safety: (Accidents, Prevention, Man-Overboard, Search & Rescue,+).

14 – MARINE LAWS & REGULATIONS: (CAN, GBR, USA,+) (International, National,+).
14.01 – Lawyers: (CAN, GBR, USA,+).
14.02 – Investigators, Consultants & Expert Witnesses:
14.03 – Actual Cases:

15 – DO-IT-YOURSELF (DIY):
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15.02 – DIY Boat Sales: (Buyers & Sellers).
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FROM Scrooge: "You rave about this website like it was the best thing since sliced bread. Well, I think it stinks. Sure, it has a lot of good information for boaters, and they're adding more every day, but it will probably never be finished. Furthermore, I don't even own a boat. And I wouldn't have a boat even if someone gave me one. Boats are a waste of money and time and energy and money! They're just a hole in the water you pour money into. If you gave me a boat, I'd sell it quicker then you could say Baggywrinkle. Then I'd lock up the cash with all my other money so I could keep my eye on it and count it every day. Bah humbug."

FROM Daisy: "I'm just so glad that Donald got the boat so we and the boys could enjoy boating — together. And of course all of the girls, April, May, and June, love to be on the water too, especially when that is where the boys are. Oh poor Scrooge, boating is more fun then you could possibly imagine."

FROM Scrooge: "After seeing how much fun you all have on the water together, I regret that I didn't have that much fun when I was young. I've had a change of heart, and I'm giving each of you a Lifetime Academy Membership."

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