Skills, Tips & Tools
Bimini tops can make a real difference in your boating comfort, protecting you from direct sun, wind, cold and rain. Depending on the type and construction, they can be easy to put up and take down for storage.
Not all antifouling paints are the same. They contain different amounts of copper, have different ways of releasing the copper, and have different binders (the material which keeps the copper in suspension.)
If you don't do this, oxidation will sooner or later dull and discolor the surface of the aluminum.
Boat Haul Out
For many, an annual haulout is the end of the boating season. Plan it all out first so it doesn't make you crazy.
Choosing The Correct Boat Hose
There can be many types of hoses used on boats and they all have specific jobs. Here's how to tell them apart and which ones to use where.
Electrical Troubleshooting: Using A Multimeter
Do you really need a multimeter? Yes! Once you understand the basics, it can save you time, money, and hassle when trying to locate the source of a power problem.
Do any boat DIY project, and you're almost sure to use some sandpaper. Which sort you pick will depend on the job at hand.