The Benefits of Using Sunshades on Your Vessel

Glare from the sun can cause a number of problems onboard ships and yachts like blinding the captain, making navigational screens harder to see, and overheating the interior. Transparent sunshades are a great option for reducing sun glare without compromising visibility. We sat down with sunshade-expert Peter Jones from Sola-Cure Marine Window Blinds to go … Continue reading The Benefits of Using Sunshades on Your Vessel

Why Is My Bow Thruster so Loud? 3 Common Causes of Noisy Thrusters.

  Is your bow or stern thruster too loud? Whether your thruster has been noisy from the day it was installed or if it just started getting louder over time, here are three factors that contribute to noise, and ways to solve them. What Makes a Bow Thruster Loud? The most common cause of noise … Continue reading Why Is My Bow Thruster so Loud? 3 Common Causes of Noisy Thrusters.

How Much Do Marine Windshield Wiper Systems Cost?

Imtra wiper expert Jamie Simmons discusses the factors that will affect the cost of buying and installing a boat wiper system for your recreational boat. Whenever we discuss wiper systems with boat owners, the conversation usually starts with a discussion of the owner’s boat type. Normally, boats equipped with wipers are powerboats in the mid-20-foot … Continue reading How Much Do Marine Windshield Wiper Systems Cost?

Imtra Commercial Marine Lighting

Den Haan Marine Navigation Lights Based in Holland, Den Haan Rotterdam has been manufacturing top-quality marine lighting products since the early 1920s. DHR started with tin oil-lamps that were used on ships, and have kept up with the latest technology for generations, now offering a complete range of state-of-the-art LED Marine Navigation Lights. Their LED … Continue reading Imtra Commercial Marine Lighting