Systems & Propulsion

The Seoladair Easystow inflatable fender that we’ve been testing since 2008 is showing reasonable signs of wear and tear and has had the inner liner replaced (covered by warranty), but it’s still performing well.

Long-term Test Gear Updates

A look at how our top test picks hold up in the real world.

Many of Practical Sailor’s tests move from “the lab” (workshop/garage/driveway) to our fleet of test boats, where we can evaluate the top products in real-world conditions over the long haul. These long-term tests can last from two to 10 years, and we try to offer occasional updates on their status, when it’s warranted.

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