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Docking a Single Inboard Houseboat requires different techniques....

Houseboats are different than other types of boats on the water. This e-Lesson covers the differences and the challenges they create, as well as how to overcome those challenges to dock Safely and Easily.

70-Docking-Houseboat-SIBsmProven, step-by-step "how to dock a boat" e-Lessons from an authority on boat docking who has taught thousands—on all sizes and types of boats from Runabouts to motor yachts.

61 Pages with 62 pictures and diagrams

You will look and feel like a pro when docking your single inboard Houseboat with Doug's simplified, proven docking techniques instead of fumbling through, hoping you don't hurt the boat or your crew.


Single inboard Houseboats are the most difficult of all houseboats to dock without the right instructions!

Simple Step-by-Step Instructions on
how to Dock a Single Inboard Houseboat Bow First—
Both in your slip and at a gas dock.

  • S IB Motor 1Learn how your Houseboat handles, when docking--illustrated with easy to follow diagrams.
  • Doug starts with open water exercises in the boat docking e-Lesson, so you learn how your drive system works.
  • When finished your open water exercises, you will know what to expect as you use the wheel, throttle and shift.
  • Then, it's easy to approach a dock and dock bow first--no fear, no guessing, no hoping for the best, no jumping, no injuries, no boat hook. No shouting and no swearing--just good team work.
  • Doug's FLIPP Line™ Procedure, will make docking and securing your Single inboard Houseboat a simple easy procedure.
  • S IB Motor 2Dock your single inboard Housesboat easily and safely with a complete understanding of what to do and how to do it--especially in front of an audience.

Once you know how your Houseboat was meant to be handled, boat docking is EASY. It's just a matter of practicing Doug's proven techniques specific to your Single inboard Houseboat.

"I feel as though I know you already. I wish we weren't so far away. I don't know how to thank you for all your info so far. I think that you'll be hearing from me again. With your help I hope to be the best first mate my captain could ask for. We love the ocean and if you can teach old dogs new tricks then we can still have a wonderful retirement on the water. Thanks for being there in our time of need."

—Joan Thurston, BC

Let Doug Show You the EASY Way to dock your boat...


Doug Dawson, a 5th generation boat industry expert, knows the design characteristics of all boats and drive systems. Doug has driven, demonstrated, tested, reviewed and handled every type of boat and drive system and knows how to teach others with easy-to-follow instructions.

Dawson's Marina Limited was the largest marine dealer for Houseboats in Canada during the 60's and 70's. Doug Dawson developed and perfected handling and docking techniques for Single Inboard Houseboats and taught hundreds of houseboat buyers how to dock.

With this e-Lesson, you will learn your boat's unique dance moves and be able to waltz smoothly as one, and dock your boat with ease.


No-Risk Money Back Guarantee!

guaranteedThere is absolutely no way that you can lose-except by not taking me up on this offer. If you don't agree that this is the most impactful, eye-opening and practical information you've ever received on the subject of docking your single inboard houseboat, simply email me and I'll issue you a 100% refund of the purchase price no questions asked. You've got 30 full days to use and profit from this unique information or else ask (and receive) an immediate refund.

Your Invisible Boat Docking Instructor

No need to pay $100 plus per hour. Just download and print out the boat docking e-Lesson "Docking Your Houseboat Single Inboard" and take Doug (your invisible instructor) aboard with you. Practice as often as you wish.

Dawsons' e-Lessons aren't novels, emotional experiences or worrysome journeys of discovery, they are simple, easy-to-follow, step-by-step "how-to" boat docking instructions with illustrations.

For Only $29.00 USD (pdf version)


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Happy Boating!



Doug Dawson

P.S. You can spend your summer being frustrated and nervous docking your houseboat with everyone watching, and even worse, damaging your boat....or get this boat docking e-Lesson "Docking Your Single Inboard Houseboat" and be able to put on a show like a pro and be the talk of the dock!

P.P.S. You can't lose when you accept this no-risk offer. If you're disappointed with your boat docking e-Lesson for any reason, just let us know and we'll refund your purchase payment in FULL.


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