Must-Have Boat Camping Gear

Must-Have Boat Camping Gear

Whether you beach your bow rider and pitch a tent at the water’s edge, or anchor a boat in a quiet cove and lay back for the evening, camping onboard your boat will create lifelong memories. Many explorers across the world opt-out of boat camping when they want to be free of … Read more

Common Mistakes Made While Towing A Boat

boat trailer

So, you have finally decided to take out your precious heavy cargo, the boat. However, whether you are moving to a new place or just going out for a nice day at the shore, you know just how tough it can be. A boat is not just any other cargo. It is … Read more

How Much Horsepower Do I need For My Boat?

How Much Horsepower Do I need For My Boat?

How much horsepower should your boat have? It depends on several factors, as ferlinmotor.com shows in this article. 1. Factory Limits You can find out your boat’s horsepower by considering the manufacturer’s limits. The boat’s capacity plate or owner’s manual will show you the maximum for cargo and passengers. It also indicates the absolute … Read more

Four Things to Upgrade in Your Boat

Four Things to Upgrade in Your Boat

Are you a proud owner of a boat who would like to make further upgrades to it? Like any valuable item or property, making improvements to it could increase its value. Fortunately, there are simple ways you can make your boat look and feel a bit newer or closer to your style … Read more

Preparing Your Boat for Summer

preparing boat winter

For the majority of folks, boating is not an all-year-round sport. Lots of boat owners decide to store their boats away during the colder months of the year. But once you feel that warm weather coming back, especially during the summertime, you know it’s time to get that boat back out on … Read more

How to Safely Hitch Your Boat

How to Safely Hitch Your Boat

Although many people assume all that you need when trailering a boat is by coupling the trailer to the vehicle but in actual fact, making sure you are using the correct type of vehicle proves vital. Lots of vehicles don’t allow for trailer towing. Before buying a vehicle make sure it is … Read more

Fun Things to Do While Cruising on Your Boat

a sailboat towards the sea

Boating is one of the most popular activities among friends, families, and partners these days, especially those who are looking for some outdoor thrills. It allows you to explore hidden beautiful places and freely hop from one island to another. However, over time, the usual fishing and swimming can become repetitive and … Read more

What All You Need To Know About Deep Cycle Battery

boat battery

A deep cycle battery is a lead battery that is crafted to provide maximum sustained power over a long period and run reliably and after maximum discharge, it needs to be recharged. The battery is allowed to run for a maximum capacity of 80% or more before its full capacity is used … Read more

5 Things To Consider Before Buying A Boat In California

Buying a boat is a significant life decision, and a dream come true for many. However, it can cost a great deal of money and have an impact on your life. You need to be adequately informed before making any decisions. For that reason, here are five things that you should consider … Read more

When Should You Think About Buying a New Boat?

Boating is a particularly popular activity for many and the ability to own one’s own boat allows full flexibility of when you can go out on the water. However, with that comes a whole range of costs which you might not have considered. Keeping on top of a boat’s maintenance is not … Read more

Boats Made From Unusual Materials

Boats Made From Unusual Materials

Boats are usually made from wood, iron, steel, aluminum or fiberglass. Interestingly, there are boaters who create their own out of their desired materials or scraps just to make something unique. Here’s a compilation of boats made from unusual materials. 1. Truck boat This homemade boat made headlines because of its authenticity … Read more

Interesting Facts about Sail Boats

Interesting Facts About Sail Boats

    Here in this article, we explore about the more interesting and fun facts about sailboats and sailing, A sailboat has two primary sails: a mainsail and a headsail or jib. When the wind blows from behind an additional sail can be used call the  spinnaker   Do you know that … Read more

Interesting Facts About Steam Powered Ships

Interesting Facts About Steam Powered Ships

Check out those interesting facts about steam powered ships that dominated the seas especially during the Industrial Revolution era. Scottish inventor James Watt is renowned for his improvements in the steam power and steam engine technology. He invented and patented different types of steam engine that kicked off the Industrial Revolution. The … Read more

Amazing Boat Races

Amazing Boat Races

Since the first race in 1829, there has been no stopping to sailboat racing. This adventurous and refreshing sport has a very interesting history and throughout the year, there are numerous racing events that keep the racers busy, active and competent. Let’s take a look at some of them: Beer Can Regatta … Read more

Different Types of Power Boats

Different Types of Power Boats

You may be surprised to find that there is more than just one or a couple of types of power boats. You will find many of them here in this gallery! Downeast-Cruiser These boats are familiar on the coasts of the New England region. A Downeast Cruiser consists of a head, a … Read more

Interesting Facts About Boats

Interesting Facts About Boats

For those who love boats (as well as fishing) they will definitely enjoy these interesting and fascinating boat facts: ‘The World’ is the largest privately-owned residential yacht with travels around the world. The yachts have 165 residences from more than 45 countries, and they can either live full-time or part-time throughout the … Read more

Introduction to Boating History

Introduction to Boating History

Boating is one of mankind’s oldest pursuits. Over the centuries technology has helped people to produce more sophisticated boats. However, primitive and basic vessels still exist in many parts of the world. Although the boating history dates back some 8000 years BC, the interest dates till today, in fact, the love for … Read more