Practical Boat Owner

New Gear

Electromagnetic speed and distance log

e’re all familiar with the problems of fouling rendering the paddlewheel of speed and distance logs useless once the boat has been afloat for a few weeks. Until now alternatives have been prohibitively expensive, but that has changed with the latest product from NASA

Stai leggendo un'anteprima, registrati per continuare a leggere.

Altro da Practical Boat Owner

Practical Boat Owner3 min lettiPolitics
VAT And Customs Clarification For Recreational Boaters
Email news editor Laura Hodgetts at pbo@futurenet.com, tel: 0330 390 6738 A consortium of British and European marine organisations, including the RYA and British Marine, has published a set of eight scenarios to help boat owners unravel the complexi
Practical Boat Owner2 min letti
Dromor Discovery 3000/3200
£8,000-£25,000 INTERNATIONAL USED BOATS � EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN This design was hugely popular in charter fleets throughout the eastern Med from the late 1980s to the early 2000s and remained in build for almost 20 years. It was based on a design fro
Practical Boat Owner2 min lettiTechnology & Engineering
Pod Drive
A development of the electric outboard, the submersible motor is either fixed to a mounting under the hull, or to a steerable through-hull shaft. Some can even be mounted on the rudder to act as a directional thruster. The power cable is usually fed