Home' Afloat : AFLOAT September 2016 Contents Take monthly with water September 2016 57
Boat Command vessel monitoring
Boat Command works by monitoring your
boat’s vital systems and data. It transmits this
data to our cloud servers via cellular signal. This
data becomes instantly viewable on your smart
phone, tablet and the Boat Command website.
A low $13 monthly subscription pays for
the cellular data service. The Boat Command
device connects to the cellular network using
the latest 3G M2M technology.
Boat Command will help you protect your
boat against: Water leaks; Unauthorised entry;
Low battery voltage of house and engine;
Anchor drift; Low or high interior temperatures
and Unintended shore power disconnections.
Boat Command will instantly alert you the
moment an event happens with your boat!
Install the device on your boat, approx 3-4
hours work. Download the app for Android, iPad
or iPhone. Monitor, manage and control your
boat from the Boat Command app!
Marinetronics – contact Eddy or Peter on
0423 667 259 or at email@example.com .au
PRODUCT & INDUSTRY REVIEW
Slip your boat now and pay
later with a flexible interest free
payment plan at Sydney Harbour
Sydney Harbour Slipways has teamed
up with ZipMoney to take the bite out of
boating with our easy payment tailored to
your lifestyle and budget.
• Up to 6 months interest free with no
penalty for early settlement
• Quick & simple application
• Nothing to pay today
Sydney Harbour Slipways provides
a customer focused approach to boat
maintenance and employs a dedicated
team of shipwrights, marine mechanics and
detailers to ensure ever y job is seen through
Slipways – call
(02) 9954 3080 and
of interest free
boating to obtain a
and availability from
our friendly team or
Barnacle Busters “Protectors”
Barnacles, oysters and other marine
growth grow on the uni bellows of sterndrives,
which can cut holes in them during normal
operation. This causes expensive damage to
the sterndrive via water ingress and possible
sinking of the vessel.
Our product, called a “Protector”,
envelopes the bellows and stops barnacles
and oysters growing on them. This minimises
the risk of the bellows getting punctured and
causing internal damage to the sterndrive
during the normal ser vice life of the bellows.
Our products are not chemically treated
and therefore environmentally friendly. The
Protectors are easy to fit and fully illustrated
instructions are provided. Barnacle Busters
Protectors should be replaced annually during
routine ser vicing.
We also have trim/tilt ram and steering
ram protectors for Volvo Sterndrives which
reduces damage to the oil seals from
barnacles and take 20 minutes to fit. Our
New Zealand made products are for Volvo,
Mercruiser Yamaha and Konrad Sterndrives.
Barnacle Busters – www.barnaclebusters.
Australia’s Sailor Sunscreen has taken
off across the country and soon to be
internationally as interest in the new brand
explodes – our customers are loving it.
“ We have had a huge amount of amazing
feedback from all over the world,” says Simon
Grain from Sailor Sunscreen. “ Places I didn’t
even know our sunscreen had reached yet ...
“Australia is where we are wanting to
concentrate right now as summer approaches
and we are offering a FREIGHT FREE ‘Stock up
for summer’ promo to our existing and to new
wholesale clients in Qld, NSW, VIC and SA until
the end of September this year.
“Customers can buy online but we are
encouraging yacht clubs and boat shops to
stock Sailor Sunscreen so that we can all get our
sunscreen where we go boating this summer.”
Sailor Sunscreen – Call Simon Grain
on 0413 870 046 or go online at www.
New mooring solution now
available in Australia
Pile Ring is an industry first, one-piece
floating mooring device that is seriously strong
and unsinkable. It’s a clever and cost effective
solution to the problem many marina operators
and boat owners have, which is ever-changing
tides and unexpected tidal surges due to
storms, squalls and freak weather systems.
The provision of a safe and secure “monitor-
free” mooring facility not only reduces docking
incidents and disasters but also means lower
manpower and maintenance costs. Among
other benefits Pile Rings also reduce marine
growth build up on the piles.
With sales to notable marinas, operators,
municipals and even the US Nav y, distribution
channels are growing. Australia is the latest
region to adopt Pile Ring and Butchart Marine
Ser vices based in Sydney has recently been
appointed as sole distributor for the territory.
Butchart Marine Services – call Greg
Butchart +61 (0) 438 548 163; www.
Make Fast Mooring
w w w.makefastmooring.
com allows people to find,
rent and share moorings and
berths. Owners (marinas,
clubs and private owners)
simply list their profile, mooring details etc.
Guests can search by location, connect and
engage directly with owners via the platform.
Our website securely manages bookings
and payment. We make sure all necessary
information is captured to ensure a safe and
simple user experience. Our goal is to:
• Provide a secure, reliable and simple
platform for people to plan their journey
and connect with the broader sailing and
• Improve the commercialisation and
optimisation of moorings and berths for
clubs, marinas and private owners
• Create new revenue opportunities for clubs
and marinas e.g. new memberships, berth
sales and foot traffic for food and beverage
• Drive boating tourism
to support the $8b
per annum, 28,000
in today’s highly
and sports market.
Make Fast Mooring –
STOP barnacle growth
on sterndrive bellows!
“Protectors” for bellows
More info & Australian dealers visit:
www.barnaclebusters.co.nz email: firstname.lastname@example.org
For Volvo, Mercury,
Protectors also available
for Volvo trim/tilt and
Make Fast Mooring
team at the Boat Show.
Links Archive AFLOAT August 2016 AFLOAT October 2016 Navigation Previous Page Next Page