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Undersea Aquahoverer new superyacht accessory

Undersea Aquahoverer

America’s most distinguished retail catalog company Hammacher Schlemmer offers a truly unique product, the Undersea Aquahoverer. A new personal submarine is favorably designed with simplicity in mind, it makes underwater navigation as easy as driving a car. This is the easiest submersible to operate in the world because it hovers in-place without the need for adjusting ballast or managing drop ...

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Zhik Xeflex

Zhik Zeflex © Zhik http://www.zhik.com

This radiant barrier mid-layer nearly defies description. How do you make a water resistant garment that really breathes, yet reflects your own body heat back to you? Where do you find a compression resistant and extremely insulating filling that is nowhere near as bulky as the Michelin Man, yet gives you that kind of warmth and comfort? Well it started ...

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Sailing not only for the beginner from WikiHow

How to Sail a Boat

For centuries, the sea has captured the spirits of sailors and adventurers all over the world. In his poem “Sea Fever”, John Masefield claimed that all he needed was “a tall ship and a star to steer her by” to feel complete. Breaking into the sailing world can be challenging, but this article will help guide you through the ebb ...

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Maui Brilliant Sailing Sunglasses

Maui Brilliant Sailing Sunglasses

Maui Jim Sunglasses newest model gets put to the test in the Bahamas. Sunglasses are often thought of as a fashion accessory. I would argue that for sailors, they are a health necessity—and my optometrist agrees. When she first marveled at the youthful look of my eyeballs (which are, apparently, still much clearer and whiter than my calendar age would ...

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Volvo Ocean Race

Volvo Ocean Race - Future Fibres furling cables on board 8-boat fleet

Future Fibres furling cables on board 8-boat fleet Volvo Ocean Race has chosen the latest generation of Future Fibres high performance furling cables for the fleet of eight one-design yachts in the thirteenth edition of the gruelling race around the world starting in October 2017. Each of the eight identical boats will use Future Fibres TorqueLite 2.0 furling cables in ...

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NiDAR 360° air, surface, underwater privacy & security shield

MARSS security and safety systems include NiDAR™ for maritime and land-based security,

MARSS security – NiDAR is an advanced long range surveillance system protecting high value maritime and land-based assets. Powered by proprietary software, NiDAR delivers enhanced situational awareness by integrating multiple sensor and data feeds to generate a 360° perimeter security shield around the asset. Operating autonomously 24 hours a day, NiDAR monitors, detects, tracks, classifies and alerts decision makers to ...

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Windytv is now available in the App Store on iOS

Windy tv

Get Your Boards, Planes and Sails Ready! Prague, Czech Republic, November 1, 2016: The long anticipated release of the Windytv iOS app is finally here! Starting now, you can visit the App Store and download the free Windytv app directly to your iPhone. With breathtaking wind displays and striking weather pattern views, Windytv’s users will enjoy this app just as ...

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Predictwind now Offers

Predictwind now offers European high quality model for forecasting

Predictwind now offers European high quality model for forecasting PredictWind continues to consolidate their position as the world leader in forecast data by adding the ECMWF forecast model to their ensemble of top weather models. The ECMWF model (European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts) is very highly regarded by Meteorologists and top Navigators around the world. This is the highest ...

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Leatherman Tread™

Leatherman TREAD™ tool

Leatherman Tread™ tool Anytime, anywhere. The functionality of a Leatherman tool, with you everywhere. Our engineers designed multiple tools in each 17-4 stainless steel bracelet link, making usable tools like Allen wrenches, screwdrivers and box wrenches available at a moment’s notice. Adjustable to accommodate any wrist size and fully customizable with the links you need most, the Leatherman Tread is ...

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PredictWind

PredictWind

PredictWind the world leader in forecasting believe that more is better, and have taken the bold step of adding government provided forecasts to their award winning forecasting software. PredictWind has always offered their proprietary PWG and PWC world leading forecasts on their site for comparison. When the forecasts are similar users can have a higher degree of confidence in forecast ...

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