SAIL Magazine and the Boston Sailing Center come together to teach the square knot, a common knot that is commonly missued, as well as the sheet bend, which is a better alternative for binding together two lines
Month: December 2020
Episode 1 in my boating for beginners series Two knots you can’t live without and a bonus knot at the end! Historical reference is from an article by Steve Nicolini.
#282 Join us as we enjoy the fruits Sao Miguel has to offer. It’s actually a quick stopover as we prepare for our journey to Madeira. It’s only a 3-4 day sail but we want it to go smoothly. We’ve been sailing for over 5 years now and would you believe it, we may be
This week I get Athena’s fridge up and running using Technautics CoolBlue. That’s going to be one spiffy fridge! Technautics website: http://www.technauticsinc.com/ Drake Paragon (Drake and Mo) YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/drakeParagon Their CoolBlue video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tdekyv8bmdA 00:00 Introduction 00:30 This week’s goal 01:40 Technatics CoolBlue 03:10 Kitchen island 04:17 Holding plate 05:21 Compressor 06:20 Mounting location 08:53
One of the best things about boating is the fact that there are many boats designed for many different activities. For the majority of boaters, a general purpose craft that serves as a fish, ski, and picnic boat is ideal. To help you narrow down your search, ask yourself how you plan to use the
Backing your trailer down the ramp can be one of the most intimidating parts of boating for new boaters. In this video I will walk you through how to learn to easily back your trailer up so your first time at the ramp will be a breeze.
This video starts out amazing with the longest white/pink sand beach we have ever seen but it takes a turn for the worst as we attempt some downwind spinnaker sailing to St. Martin. Let’s just say it was an EPIC FAIL and we ended up ripping our sail and breaking a stanchion… 20% off everything
I finally finish bringing the LPG installation aboard my boat up to code. YouTube channels mentioned in this video: The Corsair: https://www.youtube.com/user/dubaidd1
#281.5 Interview with Sven Yrvind Song Credits: 00:00 Good Lee & Andrew Rothschild – 24 04:00 il-lo – Ybbs 07:40 Faodail – Out of Sight 11:25 – 11:30 Sture Zetterberg – Walking on Cloud Nine (Instrumental Version) [Epidemic Sound] 11:31 Faodail – Out of Sight (cont.) 11:39 Koresma – Northern Lights (Owsey Remix) 14:42 Desmond
A flat-bottomed Thames barge is hardly built for seagoing – yet this crew sailed the 87ft Venta to Sweden and back View from the sprit Back in the 1960s when the last Thames sailing barges were coming out of trading, a few were taken by bold individuals as yachts or houseboats. The best of them
Wichard’s Couteau de Sauvetage (top) Gill’s Marine Tool (below); From splicing lines to emergency escapes, the right knife is an essential piece of safety equipment in any sailor’s kit. So how do you go about choosing a knife that’s appropriate for you? There are many features to consider, so let’s get down to the nuts and
http://www.startedsailing.com Alex Schulte, sailing instructor for the Washington Sailing Marina, explains the basics about sailing. I DO NOT OWN THE COPYRIGHT TO THIS VIDEO!
http://tulasendlesssummer.com/shop-tula/ We had some amazing sailing conditions minus a few squalls to sail from the Dry Tortugas to Key West and then on to Marathon. As we left Key West we sailed through a TON of anchored shrimp boats seeking refuge from the northerly winds. It was definitely a cool scene! Support our videos through
This episode was brought to you by Antlos #BetterOnBoard Book your adventure http://www.antlos.com/slv Yep. We sailed more than half way around the world so that we could get to one of the most un touched and magical places on earth. Riley finally speared his first Dogtooth Tuna. We are a couple of very happy little
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If you are racing a displacement boat and see a strong tidal stream on a start line but think you can simplify the situation to, say, two knots pushing you over the line, then you are probably missing something vital, writes Mike Broughton Not all startlines have an even tide flow. The RYS line in
There’s plenty to do while cruising the pristine waters of the U.S. Virgin Islands Photo by Sarah Skeie Adams Steady breezes, clear blue water and plentiful bays where you can grab both a mooring and a good rum punch—the U.S. Virgin Islands are heaven on Earth for sailors of all stripes. They’re also the perfect
Yacht Spearax Presents Our Big 2019 Scottish Sailing Liveaboard Trip Episode 6 In This Episode: The Anchorage of Eilean Thinngarstaigh, Loch Claidh Sailing To Loch Meriveg (Loch Mharabhig) Storm-Bound in Stornoway Across The North Minch To Loch Laxford Credits: Mapping (c) OpenStreetMap contributors (openstreetmap.org) CC BY-SA SRTMV3 TERRAIN DATA (www2.jpl.nasa.gov/srtm) MapOut iPad app (https://mapoutapp.com) historic
Merry Christmas to all of you! Today at our Sailing Yacht Refit we do a full exterior boat tour of our fixer upper soon to be liveaboard sailboat. Welcome aboard our Steel Yacht! ? THIS IS DAWN HUNTERS SEASON #1 EPISODE #46 ➡️ S1E46 ⛵WANT TO KEEP VIDEOS COMING? SUPPORT OUR PRODUCTION HERE: ⛵https://www.patreon.com/Dawn_Hunters (SUPPORT
The largest Ovni by far has been announced, and although precise specifications are yet to be released, the first details of the Ovni 650 are certainly eye-catching This 65-footer incorporates many of the developments first seen on the Ovni 400 that was launched 18 months ago and reviewed in Yachting World earlier this year. These
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