Knowledge Base

Knowledge Base

Knowledge Base

Anchor Swivels Improve your Anchoring All Round

Anchor Swivels Improve your Anchoring All Round

Understand options for using stainless steel anchor swivels between anchor and chain to improve anchoring for sailing boats and yachts. Why use an anchor swivel when anchoring your sailing boat? How might it help you and what options do you have?Simply put, an anchor swivel attached to a marine anchor allows…

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WeKnow Dyneema Soft Shackles

WeKnow Dyneema Soft Shackles

Learn about Dyneema Soft Shackles for use on a sailing boat or yacht, with the WeKnow Guide from Pro Marine Store. Revolutionising on deck stainless steel shackles are the new breed of SK78 Dyneema soft shackles from SeaQure, in association with Pro Marine Store UK.  But what are Dyneema soft shackles…

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WeKnow Dinghies

WeKnow Dinghies

Here you can find out what goes into dinghy design and materials. We discuss Hypalon versus PVC, and other aspects of modern dinghies, so you can make an informed choice about which one is right for you

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Launching WeKnow Guides

Launching WeKnow Guides

Here you will find an ever-growing series of product and installation guides aimed at improving your knowledge of what we sell - We call these WeKnow Guides.  Additionally, we also offer free and friendly advice on all matters boat and marine over the phone.  Please feel free to call us…

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WeKnow Waterproofing

WeKnow Waterproofing

Find out about the world of waterproof certification to help you choose the level right for you

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WeKnow Epoxy

WeKnow Epoxy

We discuss working with epoxy resin from a DIY boater's perspective.  We discuss various techniques, as well as the guidance given by West System Epoxy, our preferred supplier of epoxy resin

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WeKnow Life Jackets

WeKnow Life Jackets

This guide focuses on the types and uses of modern life jackets, including foam based, and CO2 inflated models.  You will learn how these are triggered, and what to expect from each system

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WeKnow Rope

WeKnow Rope

Here we discuss types of rope and their uses.  You will learn how to choose the correct rope and what to look for in a good quality rope.  We will also discuss the various splicing options that we offer in-house, including eye-splices and splicing onto chain


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