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Hull shapes

Hull shapes

A list of common (monohull) hull shapes.
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Length versus speed

Length versus speed

Why is a long ship faster than a short boat? Find out!
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Trailer sailer

Trailer sailer

An overview of issues arround the trailer sailer and the use of it.
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Spot the sails

Spot the sails

What is a safe way to watch the state of the mainsail during bad weather?
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Fine for motoring dinghy

Fine for motoring dinghy

Also for the dinghy is often a license needed. How much is that fine?
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New registration certificate for motorboats

New registration certificate for motorboats

The motorboat paper registration certificate is changing in a credit card (Netherlands).
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Anemometer

Anemometer

Wind speed in Beaufort. How do you measure that and how do you recognize the different wind speeds.
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Bucket

Bucket

The water bucket is multifunctional: toilet bucket or beer cooler.
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Antifouling choice

Antifouling choice

Hard or soft antifouling? Different brands and types, and then type the water?
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Antifouling

Antifouling

The underwater hull needs to be protected due to the influence of the water. Paint is not enough?
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Watt

Watt

The electric power is expressed in Watts. Learn more about Watt.
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Volt

Volt

Tell the tale! A voltmeter on board is always useful.
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Safe cruising

Safe cruising

What are the important items that increase the general safety on the water.
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Radarreflector

Radarreflector

A tutorial about how works the radar reflector (passive and active).
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Welcome to our informative website for and by boat owners. We hope you enjoy reading, Shipnavigator Team!