Interior Fitting Out – Page 6

  • The Wallas 22DT kit is good for a price conscious buy at the moment
    News

    Back to basics? Not quite...

    2012-06-21T15:26:00Z

    There are two sides to the coin, says Darren Griffiths of Kuranda UK. “As much as technology moves on, there are some people who are ditching the idea and going back to the basics,” he says.

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    Engineering at its heart

    2012-06-21T15:26:00Z

    It can be a difficult subject: a true HVAC design will look at every heat load on a system. This includes heat transfer across every bulkhead, window, deckhead and deck to measure heat gain or loss.

  • Boats are being fitted for different areas, giving HVAC suppliers food for thought
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    A change of scene

    2012-06-21T15:25:00Z

    The downturn has inevitably changed the game for the onboard air-conditioning, heating and water market as the larger UK boat builders are chasing wins in very different climates – both physical and economic.

  • Large, multilayered yachts do create some interesting challenges
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    Raising the pressure

    2012-06-21T15:25:00Z

    There’s a lot more to air-conditioning system design than most people think, says Lindsay Ross of Fischer Panda “It is very much an engineering subject,” he adds.

  • Webasto was involved with the futuristic 140ft 'Adastra', which although a Chinese build “involved quite a few British designers”
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    British innovation still meeting the challenge

    2012-06-21T15:25:00Z

    British engineering, despite everything, continues to make its mark across the globe – even in the somewhat overlooked heating and air conditioning sector. Stevie Knight waves the flag.

  • Lacquered fishskin – fully sustainable and eco-friendly
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    There are no rules, but there are trends

    2012-06-06T12:15:00Z

    Design Unlimited specialises in interior design and exterior styling for custom and production yachts. They’ve worked on many well known sailing and motor superyachts and with builders like Sunseeker, Bavaria and Hanse.

  • Dry-Mat is easy to install – just cut to fit
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    Dry-Mat anti-condensation keeps bunks dry

    2012-06-06T12:14:00Z

    Condensation has always been a problem on board, especially on aluminium boats. And a major problem for all those who sleep on boat mattresses which are on boards or fibreglass is keeping the bunks dry.

  • Oceanair’s Cabinshade
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    A blind in a cassette – the Cabinshade

    2012-06-06T12:14:00Z

    Oceanair has launched a cassette roller blind housed in a simple extrusion for hatches and windows. It’s called the Cabinshade.

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    Chilling out: a market for change

    2012-02-29T17:42:00Z

    Many older boats were built with insulated fridge boxes that were originally packed with ice, and these can be easily converted in to a thermostatically controlled fridge.

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    Easy fit for the flybridge

    2012-02-29T17:42:00Z

    Dometic has also launched an electric barbeque for the flybridge. It’s got a stainless mirror polish and a fixed grid that doesn’t rattle or move.

  • SF Self Adhesive Protection Foam will adhere, protect – and leave no nasty marks
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    What price protection?

    2012-02-29T17:41:00Z

    One of the age old problems for suppliers and manufacturers has been that the owners of boats can spend a fair bit of money on very slick appliances and fittings, and of course they want them delivered with the shine intact.

  • Dometic’s stylish circular ceramic cooktop
    News

    Big ideas for small spaces

    2012-02-29T17:41:00Z

    What is pushing the development of galley equipment? Well, until now, not so much. But a few companies are trying to change that, writes Stevie Knight.

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    Marine interiors

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

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    News

    Low-power Led-Zip raises the game

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    A new 5W light that can replace a 35-50W halogen light - using as little as a tenth of the power - has just been brought to the market by Kuranda.

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    Hell for leather

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    Boyriven, supplier of interior and exterior upholstery and fitting out materials has been appointed as exclusive UK distributor of Xtreme Outdoor leather.

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    Two tough finishes

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    International Paint has launched two new products onto the market that are hardy enough to handle wet areas, such as bilges, and oily or chemical-prone areas, such as engine rooms.

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    All-in-one waste management tank

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    ITT Jabsco''s latest solution for on-board waste management has sophisticated electronic remote control and measurement facilities, complete with a heavy-duty macerator evacuation pump, and a robust 30 litre (7.5 gallon) polyethylene holding tank.

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    Taking on the vapour trail

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    Since all areas on board a boat are bound to get wet at some point, it is important that no moisture finds its way inside critical equipment and electronics.

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    Keeping the cooler cleaner

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    A new product from Spectra is an easy-fit antifouling system designed for marine air-conditioning systems that takes away the need for washing with caustic solutions.

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    The Smile of a clear conscience

    2009-03-01T12:06:00Z

    If you think keeping your boat clean in environmentally friendly way is impossible, think again.