How To Mount Fire Extinguishers In A Boat

Mounting fire extinguishers in a boat is not difficult. The main requirement is that this safety equipment is installed near potential fire hazards, is visible, and is easily accessible onboard. A boat fire extinguisher will hopefully never be used, and they can be disposed of at the end of the vessel’s life. However, if needed…

Where Should Fire Extinguishers Be Stored On A Boat?

The answer to the question of where fire extinguishers should be stored on a boat has two parts. 1️⃣ They must be easily accessible 2️⃣ The fire extinguisher’s location must be correct for the type of fire risk at that position. While Federal fire extinguisher requirements strictly control the quantity and type of fire extinguisher…

Gill OS3 Review

The latest Gill coastal sailing jackets and trousers series come in men’s and women’s models. They are sleek and modern-looking garments packed with clever features to ensure you’ll be kept dry in foul weather. 🧥 Gill OS3 Coastal Jacket Review The OS3 coastal jacket has waterproof fabric that is also breathable and durable. With safety…

[9] Things To Know About Bahamas Sailing Holidays

The Bahamas was good enough to be featured in the opening line of a well-known Beach Boys song. In that case, it should make its way onto your list of sailing holiday destinations.  Like many destinations, it has its own attributes that should be considered when planning your trip. After taking everything on this list…

The Best Watches For Sailing

A sport as old as sailing, which went unaltered for decades, is currently seeing a technological renaissance thanks to innovation in the sport. So when it comes to the best sailing watches, it’ll depend on if you are a purist (mechanical) or a modernist (digital/smart sailing watches). In my 10-year career working in the yachting…