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    Video: Whitbread 60 Blueprint back in the water!

    —March 25, 2015

    Today we re-launched Whitbread 60 Blueprint and re-steped her mast. Check out the video!

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    Video: Two Clippers Launched

    —March 9, 2015

    Clipper 60 Taeping and Serica are relaunched back in to the River Hamble ready for commissioning!  The sailing season is about to begin!

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    Copper Bottomed

    —February 25, 2015

    We’re just in the process of antifouling our boats with special biocide paints – these days a carefully controlled substance, which contains copper particles as well as other chemicals designed to stop the weed and slime growing on the underside of the boat and slowing them down.  It’s a relatively quick easy job compared to…

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    Video: Update from the refits

    —February 4, 2015

    Here’s a little video updating you on some the work going on during the refit.

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    Theory: How boats sail into the wind

    —January 20, 2015

    It’s useful to know how a sail boat works if you want to use it effectively.  In the days of the Tall Ships, in it’s simplest form the boat would be pushed along by the wind hitting the sail from behind and push the boat forward.  So when the wind was favourable, from behind or…

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    Video: Mermerus’s 80ft mast transported by road from Lymington to Hamble

    —January 12, 2015

    How do you get an 80ft mast from Lymington to Hamble by road? A really, really long trailer! Check out today’s video as we follow the mast home. Massive thank you to Crispin and his team (and very long trailer) from Portacraft – www.portacraft.co.uk


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Blue Box Sailing
Hamble Yacht Services
Port Hamble
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