Yachtsman's library: 12 books worth reading
Denis Korablev
  • 01.12.2020
  • 466

Yachtsman's library: 12 books worth reading

Books are not only the best gift, but also a valuable source of knowledge that contributes to the study of any science and always leaves its mark in the memory, helping to understand and find a way out of difficult situations in the future.
Interesting options for New Year's gifts for the yachtsman
Denis Korablev
  • 03.11.2020
  • 170

Interesting options for New Year's gifts for the yachtsman

New Year is a great occasion to gather in the company of friends, relatives or colleagues who are keen on yachting and congratulate them, as well as to please them with a valuable and interesting gift on the maritime theme.
An overview of 10 mobile apps every yachtsman needs
Denis Korablev
  • 14.10.2020
  • 162

An overview of 10 mobile apps every yachtsman needs

Like the vast majority of the world's inhabitants, yachtsmen are accustomed to smartphones and, whenever possible, use the functions of mobile technology for more comfortable, convenient and safe boat control.
Tips for choosing a yacht interior
Denis Korablev
  • 22.09.2020
  • 155

Tips for choosing a yacht interior

The interior of pleasure yachts should correspond to their purpose, that is, create conditions for a comfortable rest. After all, the romance of sea voyages is determined, among other things, by the qualities of the ship on which the voyages are made.
Autopilot on a yacht
Denis Korablev
  • 16.09.2020
  • 249

Autopilot on a yacht

After purchasing a yacht, you should think about choosing a high-quality and reliable autopilot, because with such a device you will be able to pay more attention to the crew and be sure that the vessel will not go off course and will come to the destination port.
Swimming in the fog
Denis Korablev
  • 31.08.2020
  • 141

Swimming in the fog

Fog is a natural phenomenon that creates high risks of ship collisions during shipping. The appearance of fog is due to the approach of the air temperature to the dew point by 3 degrees. Typically, fog extends over water or land.
How to choose the right outboard motor for your yacht
Denis Korablev
  • 31.08.2020
  • 272

How to choose the right outboard motor for your yacht

The modern powerboat market can offer a wide variety of reliable and durable branded outboard motors. Let's take a look at some tips and tricks to follow in order to choose the right motor for your yacht.
Anchorage selection rules
Denis Korablev
  • 17.08.2020
  • 140

Anchorage selection rules

The right choice of anchorage and the proper length of the anchor chain determines the peace of mind of your night's rest. Many boaters think they know where to choose an anchorage location and how to properly anchor.
How to check a diesel when buying a used yacht without starting it
Denis Korablev
  • 05.08.2020
  • 132

How to check a diesel when buying a used yacht without starting it

When purchasing a used yacht with a diesel engine, the problem of checking it arises. The fact is that the owner who "knows" the engine can distort the current problems so strongly that it will inadvertently mislead even an experienced specialist.
Guidelines for choosing reliable binoculars for a yachtsman
Denis Korablev
  • 27.07.2020
  • 135

Guidelines for choosing reliable binoculars for a yachtsman

Marine binoculars are an optical instrument that is becoming an essential tool for the sailor. The importance of binoculars on board a ship can hardly be overestimated, and in order to be able to see the most distant objects and examine small details in any weather on land and at sea, it is worth purchasing a waterproof device.
Tips for extending the sailing season (cold voyage rules)
Denis Korablev
  • 16.07.2020
  • 145

Tips for extending the sailing season (cold voyage rules)

The formation of ice cover on the reservoirs of the northern regions of the Earth stops any navigation, ships left in the water are damaged, and the conditions for traveling on a yacht at sea during this period cannot be called comfortable.
Alternative energy use on board
Denis Korablev
  • 13.07.2020
  • 165

Alternative energy use on board

A modern yacht is not just a means of transportation, but also a complex set of systems (navigation, household, electrical, water, security systems) that consume energy.
Yacht Towing Tips
Denis Korablev
  • 30.06.2020
  • 154

Yacht Towing Tips

Sooner or later, every yachtsman has to deal with the need for towing - from one end or the other. Towing accidents show that it is not easy to do, especially in difficult weather conditions and when it comes to small yachts.
What to choose: a yacht with a gasoline or diesel engine?
Denis Korablev
  • 28.06.2020
  • 187

What to choose: a yacht with a gasoline or diesel engine?

What type of engine to choose (gasoline or diesel) - modern yachtsmen argue about this, often citing arguments that turn out to be myths, nothing more. The first myth concerns safety - they say that diesel engines are more fire and explosion safe.
The use of wood in yacht building
Denis Korablev
  • 28.06.2020
  • 208

The use of wood in yacht building

In yacht building, the advantage is the implementation of structures, the choice of which is economically profitable, although the financial side of the issue is not always the main one. What material should a yachtsman prefer to build his own yacht?
How to choose a yacht for a trip around the world: highlights
Denis Korablev
  • 25.06.2020
  • 194

How to choose a yacht for a trip around the world: highlights

There is no doubt that the ideal vessel does not exist - a yacht that fits anyone and for all kinds of conditions. Some of the yachtsmen dare to travel around the world - a test to the limit of possibilities, while others prefer speed and new personal records.
8 key inventions in the history of navigation
Denis Korablev
  • 11.05.2020
  • 136

8 key inventions in the history of navigation

Over the centuries of navigation, mankind has come up with many inventions that make it easier to move around the water, navigation and increase the safety of sea travel.
Tips for choosing an anchor for a yacht
Denis Korablev
  • 11.05.2020
  • 186

Tips for choosing an anchor for a yacht

An anchor on a ship is more than an important thing, it is a symbol of hope and tranquility on the water. This attribute will determine not only the comfort of fishing or stopping in some secluded bay for diving from the board, but also, most importantly, the safety of being on a journey in the sea.
10 interesting gift ideas for a yachtsman
Denis Korablev
  • 23.03.2020
  • 177

10 interesting gift ideas for a yachtsman

It is believed that the best gift is the one that combines attractiveness and functionality. A person will definitely use such a gift, and he will benefit him in the process of professional activity.
8 ways to cook fish on a yacht
Denis Korablev
  • 18.03.2020
  • 143

8 ways to cook fish on a yacht

There are only three points of concern for those who are going to relax on a yacht trip: the weather, things (clothes, equipment) and the organization of meals on the ship.