How to make the 5 essential Sailing Knots
Jun03

How to make the 5 essential Sailing Knots

This great video shows you how to tie five of the most useful sailing knots: Zeppelin Bend Constrictor Knot Round Turn and Two Half Hitches Rolling Hitch Cleat Hitch We don’t always tie as we should, and this lovely couple teach us with their videos the best knots for every situation. We recommend you to visit their YouTube channel, there you will find more videos about knots! Don’t hesitate to watch the video, you...

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How boats are built?
Jun03

How boats are built?

Maybe you had asked yourself before how something so big and perfect had been built by humans. It is true that there are many different types of boats and its construction depends on the size and its purpose, so let’s see some examples: This is the first time-lapse of a cruise ship construction. It was filmed by Max C. Moos, and believe that it is worth to watch the full video. Take a minute to thing about the dimensions of the...

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How to make super easy paper boats?
Jun02

How to make super easy paper boats?

If you are looking for something to entertain your children, this is the right place. You might have shared your boat passion with your children so Origami is an inexpensive option to have fun and spread their creativity while you are spending some time together. Check out this DIY tutorial of how to make easy origami boats. Have fun!   This is the most known way to make paper boats, but if you want a little challenge you may try...

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How do boats float?
Jun02

How do boats float?

As the water is a liquid impossible to compress, its high density enables it to exert a lot of pressure. This explains why do boats float. Boats are heavy but they are also very large so it occupies a huge volume, so the pressure is pushed outward in every direction and spread across a wide area. The ship floats when the weight of the ship pulling down and the upthrust pushing up are equal and opposite forces. Archimedes’ Principle:...

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