When trimming, we sheet the jib first, then
on the main I aim to have as many telltails streaming aft as possible and as
many telltails on the...
Thanks for the tips. Actually we are looking for any tips for sailing this boat as we are just learning her. Especially on how to trim the big...
Here is a video of a Catana 90 crossing the Atlantic and some heavy weather footage....
Here is a video of a Catana 582 sailing in gale conditions in the Southern ocean. It's interesting to see the sea conditions, the long breaking...
Went snorkeling with the mantas of Bora Bora a few days back. The full photo collection is here-
We heard stingrays like to be hand fed and get real friendly. We cut up some fish and tried it. The full photos are here-...
I have a 2003 deck windlass from France on a 58ft Catana catamaran. The winch maker is out of business. The motor has burned up and I'm trying to...
Broken whisker repair
Photos of a broken whisker stay repaired at sea
First stabilized with line
The end of the anchor chain...
Hello all- I'm putting together a photo collection of "Emergency repairs made at sea" mostly from photos I have collected along the way. The page...
This is an article on choosing hull material based on what material your willing to work with. The original and photos can be found here-...
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The Tsunami came past Tonga. Took some photos.
Luckily not much force, but the...
The one that did not work
Good question on what did and did not work.
Here is one that failed.
and then this held
Cyclone Rene went over us yesterday. 130K gusts 90 K sustained. I took a bunch of photos. In fact one of every boats mooring gear in the harbor...
I heard about the propeller shaft driven bilge pumps while doing an article about bilge pumps, but could not find one for sale.
I kept hearing...
I wrote this article a few years back and am trying to update it. It's tricks and tricks for using an AC/DC clamp amp. The original post with...
Thank you for posting
Thank you for keeping the post going.
A couple notes.
I checked on Google Books yesterday and was able to pick any...