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John Adey: Technical Questions, Boatbuilding Standards and Practices
John Adey is President for the boatbuilding standards organization, ABYC, and is a trusted source of technical information for industry professionals. John grew up boating and has been prominent in the industry since 1990, with diverse experience from a yacht brokerage and boatyard, to owning a marine supply store. He and his family sail their classic 1976 Irwin ketch, a boat that he completely restored himself, including the hands-on installation of all systems.