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T h e G ill O S 2 3 , s ty le d in th e tra d itio n a l
'fo u lie s ' fo rm , b u t in a n e w b o ld c o lo u r.

P la s tim o , U n iq u e fe a tu re s fo u n d
s p e c ific a lly o n m a rin e o u te rw e a r.

w a te rp ro o f. H ig h e r-e n d w a te rp ro o f fa b ric s c a n re sist sig n ific a n tly m o re p re ssu re th a n e n try le v e l o n e s.
T h e se c o n d p a rt o f th e e q u a tio n is b re a th a b ility, o r a fa b ric 's
a b ility to e xp e l w a te r v a p o u r. H o w a m ic ro p o ro u s fa b ric b re a th e s
is p re tty in g e n io u s. T h e fa b ric is fille d w ith tin y v o id s, o r p o re s,
a n d is c o m p rise d m o stly o f a ir. T h e se p o re s a re la rg e e n o u g h
fo r w a te r v a p o u r to e sc a p e b u t sm a ll e n o u g h th a t liq u id w a te r

fro m th e e n v iro n m e n t c a n 't g e t th ro u g h .
W a te r v a p o u r is th e n p u lle d fro m o n e sid e
o f th e m e m b ra n e to th e o th e r b y th e
h u m id ity g ra d ie n t u n til th e h u m id ity o n
th e in sid e o f th e ja c k e t is th e sa m e a s th e
e n v iro n m e n t.
D e te rm in in g th e b re a th a b ility o f a
g iv e n g a rm e n t is a c o m p le x c o n sid e ra tio n ;
re a l w o rld c o n d itio n s h a v e a sig n ific a n t
e ffe c t o n b re a th a b ility, a n d th o se c o n d itio n s d o n o t a ffe c t a ll fa b ric s e q u a lly. A
c o u p le o f fa c to rs w h ic h h a v e b e e n sh o w n
to e ffe c t b re a th a b ility a re w in d a n d ra in .
G a rm e n ts b re a th e b e tte r in w in d y c o n d itio n s th a n in d ry c o n d itio n s a n d b e tte r in
d ry c o n d itio n s th a n in ra in . A d d itio n a lly, a
ja c k e t w h ic h h a s 'w e tte d o u t' is n o t g o in g
to b re a th e a s w e ll a s o n e th a t is still b e a d in g
w a te r.
F u rth e rm o re ,
m o st
g a rm e n ts w ill sto p b e in g b re a th a b le a fte r
p ro lo n g e d e xp o su re to to rre n tia l ra in .
It is d iffic u lt to a v o id p ro lo n g e d e xp o su re to to rre n tia l ra in ,
b u t it is p o ssib le to re d u c e th e lik e lih o o d y o u r ja c k e t w ill 'w e t
o u t.' W e ttin g o u t is w h e n th e su rfa c e o f y o u r ja c k e t sto p s b e a d in g w a te r a n d in ste a d a b so rb s w a te r. T h is is n o t th e sa m e a s th e
ja c k e t le a k in g , th e w a te rp ro o f m e m b ra n e is fra g ile so it is in sid e
o f th e g a rm e n t a n d th e su rfa c e o f th e ja c k e t is p ro te c tin g th e
w w w .c a n a d ia n y a c h t in g .c a

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Canadian Yachting April 2018

At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
The Port Hole: Spring 2018
Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
Sail Review: Dufour 412
Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Welcome
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover1
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover2
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 3
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - At the Helm: Look Good – Feel Great!
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 5
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 6
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 7
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 8
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 9
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 10
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Gear and New Products: Nautical Fashions
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 12
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 13
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 14
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 15
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 16
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Club Profile: Polish Canadian Yacht Club
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 18
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 19
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 20
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 21
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Life On Board: Hogtown to Hogfish
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 23
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Let’s Sink Zinc
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 25
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 26
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Ask the Expert: Smelly boat? Keep the cabin fresh
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 28
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 29
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Power Review: Cruisers Yachts Cantius 42
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 31
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 32
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 33
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - 34
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - The Port Hole: Spring 2018
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: Canary Islands and Cabo Verde
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Travel Destination: How to be as Polite as a Canadian at Gulf Island Marine Park Anchorages
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Sail Review: Dufour 412
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Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Crossing the Line: Boating Bookcase
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover3
Canadian Yachting April 2018 - Cover4
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