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The Knot of Love: Celtic Heart Knot

By Jan C. Athenstädt / last year

Even though sailors are renown to be tough guys, most of them do have a romantic side. Why else would the Celtic Heart Knot exist? The decorative knot, also know as “knot of love” is the perfect maritime ​gift for Valentine’s Day. For both male and female sailors…

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Stripped Screw? Try This Simple Trick!

By Jan C. Athenstädt / last year

The head of ​a screw is stripped and you want to get it out? Instead of buying special tools or drilling it out you should try a rubber band first. It can help you remove a stripped screw in no time. ​The Trick With the Rubber Band If a screwdriver does not hold anymore in […]

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How to Apply Interlux Perfection 2-Part Paint

By Jan C. Athenstädt / last year

Want to get a brand-new looking boat? ​In this tutorial we show you how to paint your ​boat with the 2-part ​Interlux Perfection system. The paint can be applied to all fiberglass surfaces and even to wood, steel and aluminum if you prepare it right.

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DIY Ozone Generator – Get Rid of Bad Boat Odors

By Jan C. Athenstädt / last year

​Does the cabin of your boat have this typical “musty” smell? This is most likely caused by ​moldy areas behind ceiling covers or in your cushions. In the long term, you should make sure to avoid the cause for this problem. But there is also a quick and easy short-term solution: build a DIY ozone […]

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