This is Jefa Steering's new alternative solution for chain/wire steering. Instead of a quadrant to run the wire, the stock has a tiller arm which is connected to the traveler on the round traveler bar. From here the traveler is connected by cable to the
Need a capstan or winch but don't want to clutter up the deck? We have popup cleats and now we have popup capstans. Sanguineti is an Italian maker of fine large yacht hardware and have the new INOX Retractable Capstans.
Nearly every time I go out on the water, I'm looking for a place to put my drink. Having a bottle of water handy or beer close at hand means you can keep operating your vessel without getting thirsty or reaching around. With the suction cups of the Liquid
This simple swivel hook can work for you in many confined places. When you need to hang something, you swing it out and when its not being used you make it flush.
- Swivels 180 degrees.
- Hook has constant torque when swiveling.
There are a lot of people it seems doing DIY jobs on their boat and canvas is one. Sailrite is one company that has been serving those people for many years. Now Sailrite has come up with a system for canvas fittings that can be installed using a standard
I see that more and more people are taking their dogs onboard. Dogs love the water and make great companions onboard. Despite this many have still not seen some of the gadgets that can be used to make a dogs life on the water so much more fun. Getting
There is a current trend in the latest sailboat designs for wider and wider hulls. Much of this is due to modern race boat design which is driving this trend. With this design feature we are also seeing dual wheel stations, which allows the helmsperson to
We have looked at many variations of the cleat. There are horn cleats, folding cleats, retracting cleats and now roller cleats. I am calling this one horn cleat V 10.2.3. Antal's roller cleat is a simple solution to the issue of open cleats snagging lines.
Outboards lifts as the name implies lift outboard engines up and down so they can be attached to a dinghy. Often they are on a tall swivel arm that projects out to get the engine away from the hull side. Otherwise you have to hold the engine away from the
The tulip series from Antal makes it possible to have one turning block to handle lines on different planes. Its not always possible to have this and there are a couple of options. Most cheek blocks can only feed a line in and out on the same plane and
Cockpit enclosures are popular with boaters who either live aboard or spend time in the cockpit in all weather situations. To find and install an enclosure it probably means you would contact a canvas maker or make one yourself. This is both time consuming
Most boats have some sort of Canvas on deck, be it a Bimini, Dodger, or Sail Cover. Canvas just like any other surface on your boat needs regular cleaning. But even with the
Still one of the best ways to keep your windshield clear at sea is a rotating outer disc that throws off water as it turn. You see cameras with the same apparatus to keep the lens clear when filming in rain and wind. You can have wiper blades like your
Pounding over waves can be jarring and tiring. Cushioned seats will help dampen the loads, but a good seat post with built in suspension will make life much more comfortable. To make a comfortable ride, you should look into a Shock-mitigation Post. One
Make your own high back bucket seat with this kit from Attwood marine. You can make your seats to your own unique design. Add the seats to any post or flat area.
Nominated at METS, Karver's new High Load Jammer is a patented design featuring 3 conical shaped jammers that squeeze's the rope tight. The line at the bottom is used to close the jammer. When you have a halyard at the desired tension pull it and the halyard
Power boats can be rough on legs, joints brain function and even your beer. Over the course of a trip in rough seas or even relatively flat days, the constant pounding take a toll on you. To help make you more comfortable sea shocks are shock absorbing