Category: Gear Reviews

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On Board Laundry

Drumi is a new practical laundry-washing machine that can be used on board a sailing yacht. First of all, it is small, so it does not take up much space. It is very simple to use – the clothes are washed by pressing a pedal. It does not require any electricity and uses very little water, and its parts are made of recycled materials, so it is quite ecological.

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Innovative Anchor Design from Mantus

Mantus anchors represent a new and innovative line of anchors. They dig into the seabed very quickly and hold strong strongly to it. This line comes with more then 10 available anchors, which are same in design but vary in weight – from 1 kg to 80 kg.

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MOB Light Saves Lives

MOB (man overboard) light by the English manufacturer Exposure Marine won the design award in the category of life-saving and safety equipment at this year’s Marine Equipment Trade Show in Amsterdam. This powerful torch activates when touched and thrown. Its main purpose is to be thrown to a person who fell overboard. It has a light range of 180 m and a strobe light that can reach up to 5 NM.

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Shoes and Sailing

Aqua-Go Mist G2 Performance Sailing Shoes are new sailing shoes that are designed to prevent feet from getting wet. They are made by the British manufacturer Chatham and incorporate new fast-drying materials, which also maintain the temperature of your feet, as well as drainage holes for water to disperse. They could be excellent in combination with DexShell socks.

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Windria – the Most Precise Weather Routing Application

Windria is a new sailing application that helps you plan your sailing route according to optimal winds. It is the world’s most accurate wind map. It informs its users about winds, temperature, waves, currents, pressure, etc. Windria provides information for the Adriatic, Ionian and Aegean Sea with the precision of 1 km and for the rest of the world with the precision of 5 km.

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Wireless Music on Board – Aucean

Many people wold agree that music is an essential part of our lives. We love to be able to listen to what we want wherever we want. Aucean is a stereo system that allows you to reproduce music on a yacht through smartphones, tablets and laptops. The integrated LED illumination makes this system visually attractive. Learn more in the post!

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Bavaria+ – an Excellent New Service for Yachts

A new smartphone application called Bavaria+ is an app that provides you with information about your Bavaria yacht and offers you tips about how to use different systems on your vessel. In the app’s shop, you can find spare parts for your yacht. In development is also a part that introduces users to tricks regarding handling and maneuvering your yacht. Read more!

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Smartphone App for Marine Mammals – CROdolphin_little

CROdolphin_little is a smartphone application which enables its users to send a message to a monitoring database when they spot a dolphin. The application has been designed by a team in Croatia with the main purpose of protecting dolphins in the Adriatic. Every yachtsmen or person who chartered a yacht can contribute to their protection if they get lucky enough to spot these magnificent creatures.

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Rent a Watermaker

The company Spectra Watermakers Inc. has introduced the Passport Watermaker, a new watermaker system designed to be rented aboard a yacht. Such watermakers are excellent for short cruises and sailing events. Light and practical, it is very easy to install them on every yacht. Read this post and learn more about their advantages.

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An Innovative Rainman Watermaker

Consumption of fresh water is one of the most common issues when sailing a yacht. People nowadays are not used to paying attention to how much water they spend. This can represent a problem aboard a yacht because the quantity of fresh water is limited. The Australian manufacturer Rainmaker has presented innovative portable watermakers that could solve this problem once and for all.