If you have decided to get into motor sports, you will want to make sure that you have all of the gear and accessories that you need. I am not some kind of expert but I do have some experience of taking part in various motor sports such as track racing in cars and high-speed sailing in a powerboat. My girlfriend introduced me to these activities and I suddenly realised what fun it was when I had a go. It didn't matter that I wasn't very good. I hope you like my blog and that it inspires you to get out there and have some fun.
18 May 2020
An anchor windlass is something every cruising yacht will need — it's the special winch that's used to raise and lower your anchor, and choosing the right one is extremely important. One of the most crucial things to think about is whether you want a horizontal windlass or a vertical windlass. Here's how they differ: Horizontal Windlass: The motor and gypsy are configured horizontally. Vertical Windlass: The motor and gypsy are configured vertically.
19 November 2019
Deciding to become a motorcyclist for the first time involves more than choosing the right motorcycle for you. It also includes having the proper training. This training teaches you how to handle the motorcycle safely and be ready when you drive the motorcycle off the lot. One way to do this is to go through motorcycle lessons. If you aren't familiar with these types of lessons, here are some key points to know about them before you sign up.
8 July 2019
Your personal watercraft (PWC) is finally delivered, and you cannot wait to put it to the test in water. Not only does it look beautiful, but it also comes with all the safety accessories to ensure that you enjoy time in the water free of worry. However, did you know that there are accessories you can make part of your jet ski for an enhanced experience? If you did not, then you are in the right place because this article highlights some of the must-have jet ski comfort accessories that every PWC owner should have.
20 December 2018
Most smaller boats rely on outboard motors for their momentum. If yours breaks down, you could be looking at extensive repair work, not to mention a tricky trip back to shore of you happen to be caught out on the open water. Overheating is one of the prime causes of engine problems, so it's well worth knowing the common causes of overheating to ensure you can move against the issue as soon as possible.
22 February 2018
Sterndrive boats are popular for their exceptional performance in the freshwater environment. The motor design is favoured because it combines steerage and efficient propulsion into a convenient and compact package. In general, a sterndrive vessel will also perform well in the marine environment. However, the element is more vulnerable to accelerated degradation when moored in saltwater. This deterioration can be attributed to the constant contact between the motor 'legs' with saline water.