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    Seattle Homecoming: Clipper teams ready to tackle the North Pacific

    The most eagerly anticipated stage of the Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race got underway today from Qingdao, China, ahead of a grueling test covering over 5,500 nautical miles across the North Pacific Ocean towards Seattle. Generally referred to as ‘The Big One’, the ...

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Maintaining an AutoProp propellor

This post is a bit more technical and more for other sailors interested in propellers. Hopefully it may come in handy someday for those with AutoProps, because there isn’t a whole lot of community info on them that I could find. We have an AutoProp propeller on our boat. It’s like a MaxProp, which is […]

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Nemo gateway – easy NMEA networking for your boat

Connecting marine electronics together is an important goal for modern boaters. Many different ways exist to do this, but most require gateways or direct connections to larger equipment. Once you have them connected, configuration and being able to use all the data effectively from as many devices as possible is usually the next challenge. The Nemo […]

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‘Visit Seattle’ takes dramatic win in Clipper Race

Visit Seattle, Skippered by 24-year-old British sailor Nikki Henderson, has pulled off a sensational victory in Race 8 of the thirteen stage Clipper 2017-18 Round the World Yacht Race, stealing the victory from PSP Logistics in the final few miles of the race to Qingdao, China Visit Seattle crossed the finish line off the coast of Qingdao at 00:04:11 local […]

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Free to a good home…

This story came across the Three Sheets transom recently and we thought we’d help get the word out to save a classic PNW vessel… FREE BOAT: 1929 GEARY-DESIGNED 50′ CRUISER MARY ELLEN DAVIS is a 50-foot (12-foot beam) bridge deck cruiser, designed by Ted Geary and built at Lake Union Dry Dock in Seattle in […]

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