If you’re the kind of DIY sailor who prefers to do your sailboat work yourself, find ideas and sailing resources on this how to page.

A steering system with too much power can leave the helmsperson with little tactile feel for the rudder load and requires a bigger turn to give the desired steering input.
Try this adaptable vessel control panel spreadsheet to make communication easier and guide anyone using your navigation station under numerous situations.
Sailors sometimes like to pretend that our engines don’t exist, but regular maintenance, especially oil changes, are essential to making sure our engines are the fail-safe that we...
Opening up a sailboat's winch can be daunting, but following these steps will ensure that you don’t lose any parts... ~By Kelsey Bonham
Pedestals are straightforward to replace. In chain and wire systems a new pedestal from any brand can generally work with any downstream components. 
With chain and wire steering that’s in good operating condition, a few simple maintenance procedures will maximize the lifespan of all your gear and minimize the risk of any mid-sail...
A pre-boat show checklist helps ensure exhibitors get the most out of their investments in attending a boat show.
Pillows are great learning-to-sew projects! 
Piping is the perfect finishing touch to add to cushions, pillows and upholstery projects. You can add prefabricated piping to your project or make your own.