Monthly Archives: June 2010

Antifouling Paint for Your Boat

Last time we talked about what fouling is and what kind of creatures like to set up shop on the underside of your boat. As you’ll recall a big tool in the toolbox is the use of anti-fouling paint, which … Continue reading

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Fouling: What It is and How to Deal With It

Fouling One thing that boat owners have to deal with is the constant growth of unwanted critters (if you can them that) all over the underside of the boat–including the propellers. There are quite a few species who would like … Continue reading

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Boating News Round-up

HDTV as good as at home on yachts. Great quote: “Installing the HD7 comes at quite an expense and I know it all seems like a gross display of wealth but, hey, it’s pretty cool.” United Arab Emirates on track … Continue reading

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Boating Events and Places: Mystic Seaport

The MTOA, or Marine Trawler Owners’ Association, is an association of people who enjoy …friendships, rendezvous, cruising and ‘messing’ around in boats, and doing it with a Trawler Owners’ philosophy and outlook. One of the things that they do is … Continue reading

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Boatmakers of Nova Scotia

This month’s issue of PassageMaker Magazine has a cool piece on the boatbuilders of Nova Scotia. The article features, in some depth, several members of the Nova Scotia Boat Builders Association. These include: AF Theriault and Son. This company is … Continue reading

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