×

Login

forgot your login?

Technical Support Articles

ADVANCED STRUCTURAL TESTING

 How durable is your boat... really?

CATALINA DIRECT'S SAILS

Information about sails we are proud to offer to our fellow sailors. 

CORROSION;
EXORCISING THE DEMON

Quite possibly the single greatest enemy your boat will encounter, and what to do about it. 

ELECTRICAL KNOWLEDGE

Update or maintain your boat's electrical systems. 

HATCHES AND PORTS

Servicing the hatches and ports on your Catalina. 

INBOARD ENGINE INFORMATION

The care and feeding of the iron genoa. 

INSTRUMENTS

Testing suspect components for problems and replacing certain sensors.

INTERIOR; FINISHES AND HARDWARE

Details regarding your boats interior finish and specialty hardware

KEELS;
FIXED KEEL REPAIR AND MAINTENANCE

Is your keel smilling more than you are?

KEELS;
RETRACTABLE KEEL DESIGN AND MAINTENANCE

A revolution in trailerable sailboat design. 

MIDSHIP MOORING CLEATS

The greatest aid to docking you never knew you needed. 

MOTOR BRACKET HISTORY OF DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT

Years of experience and feedback have yielded a reliable and functional design. 

PUMPS, PLUMBING, & PROPANE SYSTEMS

Important information about pumps, valves, and fittings.

PROP & SHAFT INFO

A guide to the essential information about the final link in the auxilliary engine chain. 

RUDDERS AND STEERING GEAR

The rudder is far more than a plank in the water! 

SPARS

Masts, booms, and the things that make them work.

STANDING RIGGING

Important information to help keep the mast pointed skywards...

WEBSITE AND ORDERING

Why don't all of my parts arrive within a week of ordering them? 
 

Articles

Sailing Terms 1
 Volume 1:  A to C
Sailing Terms 2
Volume 2: D to I
Sailing Terms 3
 Volume 3: J to R
Sailing Terms 4
 Volume 4: S to Z