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I thought we would see if this would work as a share point for all web links on sailing.

Seahorse Brokerage - To Add Your Listing Click on Brokerage Above. Sailing Anarchy Home Page. High Pressure Air Compressor, Breathing Air compressor, scuba air compressor. Neptuno's World Articles - Understanding SCUBA Compressors and Filtration. Neptuno's World Articles Article extracted from The Deco Stop Understanding SCUBA Compressors and Filtration Author: Ted Green Edited & Compiled: Chris Bunner Since there are a number of people on this list who have their own compressor for their own consumption or run a small operation or club, I thought it might be useful to offer some information on compressors and filtration.

Neptuno's World Articles - Understanding SCUBA Compressors and Filtration

As mentioned in the previous thread I have been playing with this stuff for 25+ years while working in and owning a dive store. The information is deemed very reliable; however pressures, components and designs may very from manufacturer to manufacturer and from model to model. The Compressor In very basic terms, here is how your $8,000 toy works. So the pump starts to vibrate because of this imbalance. The compressor system plus care and feeding In this segment I will finish up the basic description explanation and give you pearls of wisdom on care and feeding. Let’s talk about electric motors for a minute. Types of Edible Fish - General Information plus Recipes. Sailing. Sailing. Sailing Info. Noonsite: The global site for cruising sailors. The - Marine Sanitation: Fact vs. Folklore. Marine sanitation laws aren’t anything new—they were included in the Federal Water Pollution Act ("Clean Water Act") of 1977—but except on the Great Lakes they were largely ignored until the late 1980s when a new environmental consciousness began to make marine sanitation a major issue.

Whether these laws are needed or not can be debated for years. The fact is, we have them, and we’re going to have more of them. The Clean Water Act is up for renewal in Congress. Although no one knows exactly what changes will be made, it is a certainty that no existing federal laws will be relaxed. Introduction - Federal Laws - U.S. The Marine Sanitation System - Odor Control - Flush With Success Therefore, to the dismay of boat owners who find themselves forced to treat and/or hold toilet waste, the marine industry has only recently begun to pay any attention to effective onboard sewage management…boat builders have yet to address the idea that sewage holding must also incorporate sewage management.

Live Ships Map - AIS - Vessel Traffic and Positions. Discussion Forum - Index. Wind Forecasts. Canyon Lake Water Level. Current Conditions for USGS 08167700 Canyon Lk nr New Braunfels, TX. The INTERVIEW WITH A CRUISER Project. How to Tie Boating Knots. Boating Knots Welcome to Boating Knots These animated knots are primarily for boaters, but many are useful for anyone who uses rope and values safety.

How to Tie Boating Knots

Select the knots from: the index above left; the pictures above; or the Boating Usage page. Selection The selection of knots is based on many years of sailing combined with feedback and advice from several helpful captains. Boating Knot Characteristics Rope used in boating is durable and expensive and is often handling heavy loads, e.g., when berthing, mooring, towing another vessel, preparing for a storm, or managing sails. Standing End, Tail, and Bitter End Bitts and Bitter End In many knots there is Standing End - which takes the strain, and a Tail - the loose end in your hand. Mooring Lines and Names Mooring lines on large ships are nearly always made of a high-modulus polyethylene (HMPE) such as Vectran® or Dyneema®. On yachts mooring lines are more likely to be made of nylon, or polyester (Dacron® or Terylene®). SEA DISTANCES - VOYAGE CALCULATOR.