N.B. – A revised article may follow in due course, based on a session led by Andy Rigby at the 2017 Cruising Conference.
If you own a self draining boat such as the MK II SD, Wayfarer World or MK IV then you will have to conduct a dry buoyancy test. The procedure is illustrated on the Parkstone Wayfarer web site.
The illustration is of testing equipment as shown on the Parkstone Wayfarer web site.