Navigation of the site is by category structure from anchors to safety gear, under the following headings;
If your looking for a present to a fisherman you can purchase a toilet paper holder with the design of a fishing reel. This will decorate the bathroom and bring on fond memories.
There are some various fishing reel toilet paper holders on the market. . . Read More
Now were into summer down below can get pretty warm. Some of us have air conditioners, but many do not. This heat exchanger is from Sweden, but can be purchased for the US and can provide cool air to a cabin with a small carry on 12V unit..
The principle. . . Read More
This plastic label for fuel, gas, water and waste, is a simple yet effective way of designating the deck fill so you don't fill the wrong tank. Even if the deck fill fitting is labeled it doesn't stop you putting gas in the water.
The simple plastic. . . Read More
Installing a battery switch has never been easier now that BEP has brought out the EZ mount. The advantage of the mount is that the cover can be removed to access the terminals. The switch will combine well with BEPs bus bars and fuses for a cluster. . . Read More
EasyMoor is a boathook that can thread a line through a ring on a mooring buoy. This makes tying up to a morring ball a lot easier than hanging over the side.
EasyMoor works by the end of the boathook being pushed through the ring. Next the boathook. . . Read More
ACR introduced two new Coast Guard-approved distress flares at the Miami boat show in February; the Aurora Red Hand flare and the Orange Hand smoke signal.
So what is the big deal why are they of importance. The answer is they promise better shelf. . . Read More
This interesting design for a block is made from one piece of plastic. The Nub is a simple, light block which can take great loads with no moving parts and minimal friction.
A further benefit is that the Nub is cheap a pair of Nubs will cost under. . . Read More
Dr Sails is a two-component epoxy adhesive ideal for fast and flexible and underwater curing and is especially designed to repair sails.
Companies like saillrite make sewing machines so sailors can repair sails, but they are expensive and bulky, so. . . Read More
Italian Manufacturer Nettuno has this interesting telescoping folding Bimini. The arch or roll bar mounts aft of the cockpit or area to be covered. When needed the canvas is opened up and the forward bar angled down into position. The forward bar is. . . Read More
There are no hard and fast times to replace your boats standing rigging, so regular inspection will help you know when to replace any stays. At the end of the season a thorough check leaves you time to make changes, while a quick check at the beginning. . . Read More
This is an interesting quick connect from Tylaska Marine Hardware. To be able to remove a wire shroud without pulling clevis pins is a welcome boon.
The Tylaska quick connect works with wire sizes up to 1/8 inch. However plans for larger sizes are. . . Read More
An alternative to Swage Rigging Terminals are swageless terminals also called mechanical terminals.
The beauty of the Swageless fitting is it does not require specialized tools. All you need is a method of cutting the wire to length and then 2 wrenches.. . . Read More
Forward Sailing is a company at the pointed end of performance sailing. These days boat speeds have been not just been increasing but leaping upwards and crashing at these high speeds can hurt. So for protection at these speeds and to provide warmth,. . . Read More
Here is a new option for covering your cockpit against the elements. Boat Tent is unusual in that there are no poles needed to support the tent. Inflatable tubes are used to support the structure.
The tent looks like it has minimal windage problem. . . Read More
Maybe not the time of year you will run out and get his new cup holder. But think of next year when you pick up that warm beer and you might think again.
Dometic Marine is introduced the Dometic Cup Cooler, which it calls the marine industry’s first. . . Read More