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Wed, 24 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Know what the purpose of your boat is going to be. If you live in a place about a day's drive away from the nearest sea, you're probably closer to lake resorts. The open sea or ocean requires bigger bodied boats because these can handle the tides and waves.
Sat, 20 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Summer is a great way to get your plan of owning a boat into action. Everyone looks forward to the fun summer holidays where people get to enjoy the great outdoors and engage in fun water activities. Whether you are a competitive boat owner, a seasoned fisher, or you just want to have fun with the family, having your own boat will give you a blast. Funding your boat purchase can be tricky. But it's a good thing that nowadays, banks now cater to boat loans.
Thu, 18 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400Marine air conditioner helps not only in air conditioning the boat, but also dehumidifies the inside boat environment. In fact, marine air system helps to keep your boat dry which is not only comfortable but your boat will also suffer from less corrosion. There are different types of air systems ranging from simple to extremely complicated. The simple plug and play come with portable unit that just require power. A bit complicated but fully install units need power, dedicated power, sea water through discharges and hulls and ducting. Irrespective of the type of marine air conditioner you have installed, it is very important to take proper steps in maintaining them.
Mon, 01 Aug 2011 00:00:00 -0400If you are contemplating about the possibility or idea of buying a boat then it is advisable for you to learn about some mechanics to put you in good stead for maintaining your boat. Well, you don't have to be a pro but with the little knowledge that you have, you can enjoy smooth rides out in the open sea or wherever you want to cruise. As you will come to learn, it can be quite hard to troubleshoot a boat if you are not conversant with its mechanics.
Wed, 06 Jul 2011 00:00:00 -0400Now that the summer boating season is in full swing, what have you done to protect your boat engine(s)? When you winterize your boat or yacht engine(s) for the winter, you usually change the oil and filter before fogging out your marine engine for the winter. That is great and one way to get those contaminants out and also off of the interior of your engine. But did you really?
Thu, 09 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Your prized boat may be your escape from the noisy and pressure laden modern day existence and with the latest technology powering it, the experience may be significantly better than it might have been in the past. But what about the negative aspects of the modern technology that power this experience? How does one overcome these?
Tue, 07 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Boat cover accessories are available to help protect your boat cover while in use or not in use. Boat cover tie down straps will help secure your boat cover to the boat in the lift, in storage or on your boat trailer. Boat cover storage bags will help your boat cover stay fresh and new looking while not in use. It can also prevent the cover from getting wet, so that it will be perfectly clean and dry the next time you are ready to put it on your boat.
Wed, 01 Jun 2011 00:00:00 -0400Before finding out the best way to decide on a jet ski for sale, it's crucial that you're totally aware with your brain just why you wish to get the jet ski. If you come about to become buying the jet ski for someone else you will need to get them with you whenever you buy it to generate positive you will be finding the best watercraft.
Thu, 10 Mar 2011 00:00:00 -0500It is of high importance that a research is needed while buying boats, since they are usually priced very high. Boats can cost in a span of prices, varying from $40,000 for a Catalina or even $4,900,000 for a PR.It is worth checking the Boat Importers Australia, a company which has a huge offer of marvelous types of boats. They also come in variety of price span, depending on their size and general accommodation. Having a variety in offer is a plus once you buy a boat. Most popular for sure are the boats from the lines named Benetti, Sun Seeker, Azimut, Princess or Tartain in the category of yachts.
Wed, 15 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400As apparent by the number of boats bought and sold in the boat sales, buying a boat is a hobby for lots of people.It's a wonderful way to escape the daily rat-race for a moment. It's delightful to dream about of a holiday on the water, where you have control over everything and are able to save money on sleeping arrangements to boot.
Mon, 06 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400Money worries plague everyone, but given the opportunity, imagine how great it would feel to explore a luxury yacht and also act like you could afford to buy it yourself. The peril is that you get carried away with yourself and make a bid that you cannot afford. It may not be for the Horizon, but for a two deck small luxury boat that would involve you mortgaging your home.
Thu, 02 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0400For one thing, boats for sale hardly ever happen at the price initially suggested. Whether purchasing a new or a used boat, the cost should always be negotiated. If you are the one selling the boat, keep in mind the fact that purchasers will always want to bring the price down, so your preliminary price offer for your boat should be a little more than what you will accept. In that way, the buyer will be under the impression they've been very successful when they get you to decrease your price.
Tue, 23 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400If a person owns a boat then it needs to be docked somewhere. A dock is not just ideal for boats but it is also ideal for get-together and fishing. It must be strong and stable to bear the elements. It assures a gathering place if one knows how to build it. There is no need to worry as the instructions mentioned below will explain the ways to build a boat dock.
Mon, 15 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are absolutely no complexities involved in building a wooden boat. It can be easily done at home when there are all requisite materials and tools in place. Following is a step by step guideline for completing this task.
Fri, 12 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500Sailing is one of the most relaxing fun activities that can be enjoyed doing in the hot summer season. It would be surely great to not only have the fun of sailing but the self satisfaction of knowing to build one's own sailboat. Building one's own boat also means that everything is exactly where one wants it to be because it is put over there. Following are some easy guiding steps for making a sailboat one can personally build with pride and sense of accomplishment.
Wed, 10 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500Could you image the achievement of collaboration based on French luxury clothing designer Hermes and Monaco and yacht? The Hermes Wally Yacht will tell you the answer. The yacht features latest high tech amenities, gorgeous modern design and specious living dimensions. There are a 25-meter interior swimming pool, three decks and a 36-meter beach along the back. The large solar panels covering the roof and sides of the vessel could save at least 200 tons of diesel fuel a year. The design of the hull means that the yacht uses less power at cruising speed than another boat of equal size.
Thu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Over the next several months we spent every single weekend together out in the garage working our new dream water craft. I wasn't about to let my little man operate any power tools (mom would have chopped my head off) but aside from that he was terrific help and kept our dream alive. He was so excited and would tell anybody he came across how he and his pops were building a boat together.
Thu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Unless you happen to own a boat, you may not realize how many different kinds of boat seats are available to boat owners. Boat seats are important, not only for the comfort of your passengers, but also because it would be dangerous for passengers to remain standing while navigating rough waters, or even most harbor and coastline waters.
Thu, 18 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Boating is a great hobby for families, individuals and even friends to take part in together. There's just something about hitting the open sea, or lake, at the end of a long week that makes all the worries in the world melt away. Whether it's a sail boat, a fishing boat or a skiing boat that's in question, however, safety needs to be a paramount concern. Everything from the boat itself to the boat seats should be in tip top condition to ensure that fun on the water doesn't turn into a nightmare.
Thu, 21 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500When it comes to fishing on the lake or river the ideal platform is the pontoon boat. However, this doesn't mean that all pontoon boats will work for every situation. Before purchasing a pontoon boat you will need to carefully consider the different types of fishing pontoon boats available to you. Some things to consider when making your decision include how far you need to transport the boat, how you are getting your boat into the water and what type of water you are going to be using the boat in for fishing.
Thu, 21 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500When it comes to fiberglass boat repair the first step is considering how severe the damage is. In some cases, severe damage is going to require a lot of repairs done by a professional. Although due to the mess and equipment needed for even a small fiberglass boat repair cause many to choose to have a professional to repair any damage to a fiberglass boat rather than doing it themselves.
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500If you own a boat, you are one lucky individual who can afford such pricey recreational investment. You can enjoy sailing on the sea or river with your family, friends, and loved ones. And how about the feeling of enthusiasm and joy when you go out with your friends catching and fishing under the warmth of the air and on the lovely and serene blue-water atmosphere?
Wed, 20 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Boat covers are a very important boat accessory, and are a great way to protect your pride and joy. Owning a boat comes with many responsibilities, and proper maintenance is one of them. Covering your boat when it's not in use will ensure it remains in immaculate condition at all times. This includes the time when traveling - while towing your boat it will be protected from road dust, grime, and scratches which can occur during this time. You should definitely use a boat cover when putting your boat into winter storage.
Mon, 18 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500So you have finally bought the boat of your dreams, but the dreams have become a nightmare, when you realize months later that your prized possession isn't looking that classy as when you initially bought it. So what do you think went wrong; did you make a bad investment or could it be that the type of boat cover you bought to protect it was a bad choice?
Mon, 18 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500A lot of people aspire to own their very own boat and sail up and down the coasts of the world in brilliant sunshine. It is a great activity, and it is enjoyed by millions of people throughout the world. Simply owning your own boat with many accessories is not the end though. The proper maintenance is what will keep your boat running for a long while. Take care of your boat at all times, as well as the accessories that go with it.