United States Power Squadrons®

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Fuel and Boating CoverFUEL AND BOATING

Discover what every boater needs to know about gasoline and diesel fuel, including computing and evaluating fuel consumption, caring for your fuel system, and fueling a boat safely.  Learn how to handle fuel safely and to respect its lethal potential.  Learn how to avoid running out of fuel. Each student receives a full color Student Guide for the seminar.

What's Included?
  • Practice environmentally safe fueling
  • Control and prevent “oily waste” discharge
  • Know the differences between gasoline and diesel engines
  • Understanding torque, horsepower, transmissions and propeller issues
  • Measure and predict fuel performance
  • Employ special “rules of thumb”
  • Calculate range and distance
  • Recognize fuel problems

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