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Some information we’d like to share with you…

SailProof supports The Seabin Project

We love the sea and want to help protecting the oceans by supporting The Seabin Project. The Seabin is a “trash skimmer” designed to be installed in the water of marina’s, Yacht clubs, Ports… to intercept floating debris, macro and micro plastics and micro fibres, but also to clean the water from contaminated organic material; it … Continue reading SailProof supports The Seabin Project

Rugged tablet for sailors: more information

As you already know, we are preparing a crowdfunding campaign to launch a rugged and waterproof Android tablet dedicated to sailors and boat owners. While waiting for the Kickstarter campaign and because we already receive many questions, we are happy to give more specifications about this tablet.   SailProof SP-08, the rugged tablet made by … Continue reading Rugged tablet for sailors: more information

Foldable and mobile solar panels

Foldable and mobile solar panels Power generation is a major problem on a ship. Different solutions exist, each with their advantages and disadvantages. There is thus a solution that meets the demand, in particular, of smaller boats, on which it is sometimes difficult to install fixed panels, whose engine does not always allow the batteries … Continue reading Foldable and mobile solar panels

Waterproofing: what should you know?

Waterproofing: what should you know? IP 44, IP 67, IPx6… In terms of waterproofing, the most common concept is that of the IP Code, where IP stands for “Ingress Protection”. This standard is an international standard introduced in 1989 by IEC (International Electrotechnical Commission). It corresponds to the degree of protection offered by a material … Continue reading Waterproofing: what should you know?