When it comes to keeping your boat cozy, you can’t beat a cabin heater. But installing one isn’t as simple as you might think.
A bow thruster and joystick install on our Grand Banks 42 project vessel shows how attainable this technology is for today’s boaters.
This is the easiest, most common splice. Typically, it’s used to put an eye in the end of a mooring line or anchor rode.
So you’ve got a quarter guard that got torn up by a piling? Or you need to plug a hole left by an extracted through-hull? Fiberglass fabric’s the answer.
Is Your Compass Deviant?
Sometimes your compass needs repair, or loses its heading. Check it now.
It’s hot, cramped, and hard to reach, but your engine room still needs a good scrub now and then. Here’s how the pros do it.
Easy cleanup and lightning-fast dry times are just a couple reasons why Pettit’s Neptune 5 might be the next bottom paint for your boat.
Gizmo is one of the highest-tech boats of her class to be certain, but can she be more than that? Could we get her to be ecologically sound too? Find out here.
Want your varnish to shine like the July sun? Here are 10 tips to help you out.
Upgrade your windshield-wiper motor and add peace of mind to your next cruise.
Ask anyone who spends any amount of time on a boat, onboard comfort goes a long way. Find out how to make your boat even more appealing to passengers here.
Like all of your onboard equipment, your windlass requires regular maintenance in order to live a long life.
How closely should your oil match your engine?
A 1913 Matthews reminds Editor Dan Harding that smart design—like a love for being out on the water—is indeed timeless.
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Thinking of a unique name for your new boat can be tough, that's why we created a Boat Name Generator. Try it here. ▶