Articles & Content
Ordering Battcar Systems
How to order Battcar systems: determine system size ( AA, A, B, C, Switch T-Track.
How to order Harken winches: choose drum material, speed & style.
Ordering Midrange Blocks
How to order Midrange blocks: determine block size and type (mainsheet, genoa, spinnaker, mastbase, running backstay, vang).
Choosing a new winch gives you a few questions to answer, here are the key things to consider!
Fine-tune Systems for Mainsheets!
Why are fine-tune systems useful for mainsheet performance? Dr. Harken explains all...
Harken Sport: sailing glove sizing
Dr Harken Clinic: block and traveler maintenance…what’s the big deal?
Less maintenance = more friction = less efficiency
Ratchet blocks...they don't just go click!
Ratchet blocks are becoming an essential part of any boat’s equipment. Dr. Harken explains...
Self-Tacking Jibs: Why, How, and What to Watch Out For
There is a trend to fit self-tacking jibs onto older boats. This is easily done, but requires some thought. Here are my tips for three basic arrangements!
Reeving 6:1 Purchases
How should a 6:1 purchase be reeved? You will be delighted to hear there is a trick!
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