Gear

Ronstan designer Albert Mahoney says the key to the high performance of these blocks is the design and the materials used in manufacture.

There are two gypsy options to choose from - one to suit 6mm, 7mm and ¼” chain; the other option to suit 8mm chain.

Aussie designed, multi-purpose gear carrier and comfy chair. Perfect for a yacht.

Sydney Harbour Boat Storage was highlighted in October CH, now go to its open day.

Get down to Cronulla this weekend to grab a bargain or two.

The new 171m² gennaker fills an apparent gap between the masthead Code 0 (MH0) and the J1 jib, boosting the performance of the VO65s in the process.

The fibres used in Delta laminates will include Black Technora and Carbon as the primary load bearing yarns.

Wichard's new carbon and wood knife holds its edge and won't rust - and we have a special offer for Father's Day.

Three lessons learned, two the hard way, for these numbskull fishermen

With electronics, clothing, chandlery and a host of other sailing gear, almost a third of exhibitors have said they have something for the sailing fraternity.

While the acquisition only affects the Newport, Rhode Island, headquarters, Quantum is talking with Hood-affiliated lofts around the world to discuss ways to best serve sailors in local markets.

This group feels that the time is right to branch out from Doyle Sails New Zealand to a more unified global one-brand approach.

Recent surveys yielded new content, such as navigational buoys, ferry routes, more than 3,000 obstructions and 200 new objects, including anchorage areas, beacons, buoys, mooring facilities, restricted areas and wrecks.

During a recent sea trial of the sonar display in the UK, the test boat came across a coal dredger that capsized and sank near Yarmouth.

Tailored for small to medium sized cruising boats, 3Di NORDAC transforms polyester fiber into seamless, one-piece sails that North says are "uniquely strong, beautiful and long-lasting".