LED lighting, soundproof, Sailor's Solutions Inc.      
Marine Calculators
Hull Speed
Maximum Speed of a Single-Hull Displacement Boat

Hull Speed = 1.34 * (LWL)1/2
  
What's your boat's length of waterline in feet?  
 

Boat Speed
If your speed log is disabled, you can calculate the boat's speed by determining the time it takes for a wood chip or other floating object to pass from the bow to the stern. If you want to retrieve the object, attach a string to it.

Boat Speed = (60 (sec/min) * 60 (min/hr) * length of boat in feet) /
( 6076.1 (feet/nautical mile)* seconds for chip to pass)
How long is your boat in feet?
How long does it take for a light object to reach the end of the boat in seconds?
 

Sail Area Displacement Ratio
This ratio indicates how fast the boat is in light wind. The higher the number the faster the boat.
10-15Cruiser
16-20Cruiser-Racer
21-24Racer
> 24Performance Racer

Sail Area Displacement Ratio = Sail Area / ( Displacement Volume )2/3
Displacement Volume in Cubic Feet = Weight in Pounds / 64
What is the area of your sail in square feet?
How heavy is your boat in pounds?
 

product<br>image
Portable LED cockpit and anchor light with daylight sensor and cigarette lighter plug
Be safe - Light up your cockpit and keep an extra anchor light on board Doubles as a cockpit/ utiltiy light
$34.95
product<br>image
Lifeline AGM Deep Cycle Marine Battery
12 Volt (Size)24 (Capacity)80 Amp Hr

Charges deeper, faster and without maintenance!
Will not spill or leak!
$279.95
product<br>image
Signal Mate 3 NM LED Anchor Light with Photocell that Turns light on at Dusk and off at Dawn
Compact and rugged Designed for many years of operation Made in USA!
On Sale Now. MSRP $246.00, Now $199.95!
$199.95
product<br>image
Coolnet Sailboat Hammock - Unique 3-point design sets up fast and stores easily
If you want a really nice place to lounge or sit you need this hammock! that you can rig in a few minutes
$169.99
product<br>image
No-OX-ID A Special Electrical Grade Conductive Grease and Contact Lubricant
Use on all electrical contacts to prevent corrosion. Rated number one by "Practical Sailor" Dec. 2010
$12.95
product<br>image
CrewLight™ Flashlight - 4 Duracell® batteries included

The ultra bright pocket light!
"Toughest and Brightest" - Practical Sailor

$19.95
product<br>image
Signal Mate 3 NM LED Anchor Light
Compact and rugged Designed for many years of operation. Mounting bracket included Made in USA!
On Sale Now. MSRP $224.00, Now $185.00!
$185.00
product<br>image
SmartLock outboard motor lock for engines to 35/40 HP (with clamp screws).

Keep your engine safe from thieves!
$79.95

Go to top of page.