Helm

What does "Helm" mean?

Today it means: Steering position or means of steering.

The helm is the means by which the vessel is steered and can be by wheel, tiller or even a joy stick. Or it can be used to refer to the position on the boat, i.e. "at the helm" or "on the helm".

   

By SailingQuiz October 2019   Category: Sailing Terms              



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