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Month: March 2019

Why is Barometric Pressure so Important?

Barometers work on air pressure. Inside an aneroid barometer there is a sealed capsule, often made if copper. Aneroid means that there isn’t any liquid involved. The main component of an aneroid barometer is the capsule or box, the capsule is evacuated (a vacuum) and the skin of the capsule is moved by the ambient…
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March 31, 2019 0

Fascinating Quotations that Still Have Meaning Today

“Any fool can carry on, but a wise man knows how to shorten sail in time. Joseph Conrad” “Sailing – The fine art of slowly going nowhere at great expense while beingcold, wet and miserable. Irv Heller” “Only two sailors, in my experience, never ran aground. One never left port and the other was an atrocious…
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March 30, 2019 0

Buying a New (to you) Boat Needn’t Break the Bank

Providing you are smart and shop around first. Dinghies are exceptional starter boats and many people sailing inland or coastal waters have fallen so much in love with their hands-on experiences sailing in general or competing that they would sail nothing else.Dinghies for children make outstanding training boats, backed with professional tuition they are what…
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March 25, 2019 0

Why Charter a Sailing Yacht in Greece?

Greece is ranked 11th among the countries with the largest coastline, estimated at 14000 (8699 miles) kilometers, with an estimated at 2,500-3,000 islands of which more than 200 are inhabited. It ranks 97th among the rest of the world’s countries according to the extent of their borders. Why Charter a sailing yacht in Greece? The…
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March 21, 2019 0

Kill Cords, not People

A ‘kill cord’ is an engine cut-out device that when used properly will save an accident from becoming a medical emergency. A kill cord secured to the wrist of the skipper will switch off the motor of your boat should the skipper fall overboard or into the boat and be rendered unable to maintain control…
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March 10, 2019 0

Impacts of Fishing Weather Forecast

Thоѕе whо аrе vеtеrаn аnglеrѕ knоw hоw tо tаkе аdvаntаgе оf thе wеаthеr whеn fіѕhіng. Hоwеvеr, аn аmаtеur fіѕhіng аfісіоnаdо саn аlѕо dо а lіttlе ѕtudу оf fіѕhіng wеаthеr fоrесаѕt аnd uѕе іt tо hіѕ аdvаntаgе whеn аnglіng. Thе bеhаvіоr оf thе fіѕhеѕ vаrіеѕ ассоrdіng tо thе сhаngіng wеаthеr. A реrѕоn wіth thе knоwlеdgе оf…
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March 9, 2019 0

New! 2019 Version of Marineforecaster Application is now live.

We are proud to announce that the very latest edition of the Free Global Weather app by Marineforecaster for seagoing enthusiasts has just been uploaded to Google Play. The renewed version upgrade is only for Android devices available at this time. The release for iOS will be delayed for a short time as there are…
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March 3, 2019 0

Νέα Έκδοση για την Εφαρμογή Marineforecaster

Θα θέλαμε να ανακοινώσουμε ότι η καινούργια έκδοση της δωρεάν εφαρμογής Marineforecaster για τον καιρό στην θάλασσα μόλις ανέβηκε στο Google Play. Η ανανεωμένη έκδοση είναι μόνο για συσκευές Android διαθέσιμη. Η έκδοση για iOs θα αργήσει μερικούς μήνες καθώς υπάρχουν κάποια θέματα με τον κώδικα που πρέπει να λυθούν. Τι καινούργιο υπάρχει: Νέος σχεδιασμός…
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March 2, 2019 0