Useful Links

Sailing, Cruising, Boating, Diving, Supplies, Etc
This list is my own, and is my no means all inclusive. No endorsement of any site or organization is implied.
They are sites that have turned up in my own searches and/or research.

Please, if you hit a dead link email me at george@stateham.com and I will fix or remove it.

Equipment & Shopping
AAA RF Products
Advanced Marine Inflatables
APS On Line Store (apparel, hardware, etc.)

Atkins & Hoyle (hatches, davits, etc.)
Balmar (High output alternators)
Bestboatwire.com (marine wire)
BoatNumberPlate.com
Boat US
Boaters World
Boatzincs.com
Bosun Supplies (SS hardware)
Bottom Siders (cushions)
Caribe Inflateables
Celestair
Nav Equip
DockSide Radio
E-Marine (Isotherm dealer)
Force 10
Four Winds Wind Generators
Freeantennas.com
French Creek Marina (good Volvo parts inventory)
go2marine.com (marine supplies)
Gebo (hatches and portlights)
Harken
ICOM Radios
Imtra Marine Lighting
Isotherm
Jamestown Distributors
Kollmann Marine Refrigeration
Landfall Navigation

Mad Dog Outfitters
Maine Parts Express (Volvo Penta Parts)
Moor Electronics
Para-Anchor
Pecision Temp (hot water heaters)
Plasteak (vinyl teak & holly look flooring)
Pro-Dec (plastic screw covers_
Port Networks (wireless booster)
Racor (filtration)
Raymarine (Autohelm/Raytheon)
RParts (rifirgeration parts)
Quivira (after market & hard to find parts)
Sailing Supply

Sailomat (self-steering)
Scanmar International (self-steering)
Schaefer Marine (hardware)
Seaward Products (Stoves)
Soda Club
Speedtech Instruments

Survival Safety (collision avoidance radar)
Trans Atlantic Diesel (Parts Distributor)
Ultimate Marine Products

Volvo Penta Online Store
Welcome-Aboard.com
West Marine
Whale Marine Products
 
Captains
Skipper George

Destinations
Latitudes Mexico

Weather
Accu-Weather
ICW Weather
NWS
NOAA Geostationary Satellite Sever
NOAA Weather Bouys
Passage Weather
United Kingdom Metoffice
University of Michigan Weather Links
Weather Channel
Weather Underground

Wind Finder
WxAdvantage

Gulf Stream
Jenifer Clark

National Data Buoy Center
Current Velocities in the Gulf Stream
Ocean Remote Sensing

Sun and moon rise
Naval Oceanographic Portal

Databases
Tide Predictions

World Ocean Database

 

References & Navigation
Bellingham Chart Printers
Blue Water Books & Charts
Boatdir.com
Capn Voyager
Cruising Guide Publications

Maritime Museum (NC)
Maritime Safety Information

NOAA Booklet Charts
Paracay.com (books and gifts)
Richardson's Chartbooks & Cruising Guides
USCG Docs Inquiry
Yacht Survey On Line (Lots of repair info)
Bosch 38B Water Heater Service Bulletins

Skipper's Exam Links
Captains Quest

Complete Study Guide
eHow
Gross Tonnage calc.
Merchant Marine Info Center
Online Tests (Boatingsafety.com)
Questions
Requirements
USCG Licensing & Documentation
USCG Navigation Center

 

SCUBA
Diveguide.com
PADI

Short History of Diving
Other Boats
Barbara's Joy
Born to Cruise
Cookie Monster
Discovery
Grateful Attitudes
Margareta

Moonsail
Patience
Priorities Change
Ruby
Queen Jane
Seas The Day
Windom
Winnie W

Ship Finder

Sail Makers
Banks Sails
Doyle
Hood
North
UK
Jeckells
Training
Boat Safe
Maritime Institute

EPRIB Resitration
NOAA EPIRB Beacon Registration
 

Knots
Animated Knots by Grog

Knot tying videos

Periodicals
By-The-Sea (on line mostly power boat magazine)
Cruise News
Multihulls
Practical Sailor
Sailing World
Soundings
The Sailing Company (publishers, Cruising World & Sailing World)
 
ICW Information
Cruisers Net
ICW Weather
Services
Deaton Yachts
Bock Marine
Hurricane Boat Yard

Jarrett Bay
Northwest Creek Marina
Sailcraft
Triton Marine Services
Voyager Mail Forwarding

Whittaker Creek
Charters
Catamaran Company
Cruzan (Charters)
eBare
Moorings

Sunsail
Other Links Pages
FHYC Useful Links
Johns Boat Links (Mother of all lists)
Seminar Useful Links
Marine Wayponts.com
Modem Sites
Farallon Electronics
SCS - Pactor
Spezielle Communications
TechYact.com (Pactor modems and cables)
 
Forums & Associations
Cruisers Forum
Cruiser Log
Iboats.com
Multihulls Forum

Sailnet
Salty Southeast Cruisers Net (Claiborne Young)
Seven Seas Assc.
Women on Board
 
Yacht Clubs
Black Beard Sailing Club
Capital Yacht Club
Coquina Yacht Club
Fairfield Harbour YC
YCA
Miscellaneous
Boat Shows
Nautical Trivia (board game)
Sailboat Design Ratios

 
Brokers
2 Hulls
Catamaran Company
NavigaotorYacht Sales

Neptune Yacht Sales
Yacht World
Email Options
Inmarsat
SailMail (SSB eMail)
SkyMate (email)
Winlink