How to list your boat for sale

24th June 2011

To make putting your boat for sale online as quick and effective as possible, there are a few things you need to get ready before you start. Just like going out on a boat trip, a little preparation can make things run a lot smoother. Remember the 6 P’s. Prior Planning Prevents Piss Poor Performance!

International Code of Signals – Flags

3rd June 2011

The International Code of Signals (ICS) is a system by which vessels are able to communicate effectively about safety or navigation. Signals can be sent by flaghoist, signal lamp (“blinker”), flag semaphore, radiotelegraphy, and radiotelephony.

Easy Fish Pie Recipe

1st June 2011
easy fish pie recipe

This fish pie recipe is a basic one that anyone can make. Go slowly with the sauce and don’t stop stirring! Feel free to make your own changes. Peas, boiled eggs or scallops all go well.

serves: 6 hungry fishos
time to prepare: 30 mins

Surviving Easterly 30’s designed by Allen Smith

31st May 2011

This page contains a list of surviving Easterly 30’s designed by Allen Smith with photos and contact details for some of the owners. If you would like your yacht to be added to this list or need to update your details, please contact us.

How to cook scallops

31st May 2011

Scallops are incredibly easy to cook and make for a very quick, delicious meal that you can impress your friends with. Just be careful that you don’t overcook them or they will turn into something like a rubber ball.

Keep the orange roe attached to the scallop muscle. They are tasty and make the dish more colourful. I’ve never understood why so many other countries remove them!

Translate Text into Morse Code

30th May 2011

This handy tool allows you to convert normal text into morse code. Morse code was in common use at sea from the late 1800’s to the mid 20th Century. It was, and still is a very effective (if not very common) way to communicate on the ocean. Range can be up to 50km on a clear, dark night at sea.

Wind Speed Converter

30th May 2011

This calculator is a wind speed converter that can convert six different speed units at one time. The Beaufort unit is given for a range of wind velocities, which are measured at an altitude of 10 m above plain ground in open surroundings.

Velocity Equivalents

30th May 2011

Scientific Calculator

30th May 2011

Minutes & Seconds to Decimal convertor for navigation and GPS

30th May 2011

Convertor from minutes & seconds to decimal and vice versa. Great for Navigation and GPS.