Technical

Don’t Buy A Lemon

A marine survey is the detailed inspection, survey or examination of a marine vessel conducted by a certified marine surveyor in order to assess, monitor

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Antifouling Maintenance

Even though you slip your boat every 12 months, just like your engine, you need to check your antifouling every now and then to make

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The Leaking Compass

The importance of a liquid damped compass cannot be overstated, as Nic Welch narrates his experience with a faulty one.   Twenty years ago, I

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Yanu: Restoring a Piece of Marine History

When the Yanu heads out for its frequent fishing trips from its berth at the Gold Coast’s Versace Marina, it carries 40 years of history

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Cutting Through The Spin

The humble propeller is an often-overlooked boating component when you are customizing your dream boat. But it can have a critical impact on the handling

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Boat Cover Maintenance

The replacement of your boat’s clears and covers can be costly. So we asked Dianne Katra of Classic Marine Trimming for some basic advice about

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Mission Completed: 4,227 Nautical Miles Across the South Pacific

I deliver boats for a living. It’s difficult to describe what life is like on a delivery voyage across the Pacific. There is a misconception

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4 Basic Tips for DIY Boat Maintenance

It does not take much to keep your vessel in the best possible condition. By keeping your pride and joy in great working order, you

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A new lease of life for Odyssey

There are no shortcuts with wooden boat restorations. While some may see a shipwright-managed re-build as expensive, the fact is that finding an aging but

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Is your boat disaster-ready? Equipment that can save lives

For those enjoying the vast expanses of incredible waterways in this beautiful part of the world, our over-eagerness can sometimes lead to carelessness on the

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