Boats

Boats

10 Types Of Rudder You Should Know About Updated 08/2022

A rudder is a steering device used on boats. It is usually attached to the stern (back) of the boat by a horizontal arm called a “rudder post”. The rudder is shaped like a wedge and it is this shape which allows it to effect a turning movement of the boat.  A boat without a […]

Boats

The 5 Most Popular Types Of Lifeboats Updated 08/2022

Boaters often refer to their boats as their “home away from home.” For many, it is the only place they can truly call their own. A lifeboat is an integral part of every boater’s survival equipment. It is used to evacuate the boat if necessary and keep the boat dry and free from water damage.  […]

Boats

8 Types Of Keels You Should Know About  Updated 08/2022

A keel is a long wooden or metal structure that is used to keep a boat on the water. If a boat has no keel, then it will simply float on the water until the wind or the current pushes it away from the coast. But, if the boat has a proper keel, then it […]

Watercraft

All About 9 Common Types Of Sailboats Updated 08/2022

A sailboat is a boat that uses sails instead of an engine or oar to move forward. Sailboats were used in ancient times but now they are only used by a few people. In general, sailboats are used by yachtsman and pleasure boats. In this article, we will talk about the different kinds of sailboats. […]

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Types Of Boats – A Complete List You Will Need Updated 08/2022

Boat buying can be a real pain. There are so many different choices and so many different options that it is easy to become overwhelmed. However, if you know the types of boats available and what you should be looking for, the process of finding the boat you want will be much simpler.  In this […]