Like people, boats also come in many different shapes and sizes. There are now bow and stern thruster solutions for virtually every type of motor boat and sailing yacht ever conceived. Solutions not just for plastic moulded hulls either, but for wooden, steel, aluminium and carbon-fibre hulls with every kind of external design, keel arrangement and internal layout configuration imaginable.
When it comes to discussing the ‘pros and cons’ of installing and using bow or stern thrusters, the subject of noise crops up in almost every single conversation.
The signs are there! Tips and tricks available to consumers in picking out the best possible thruster brand.
Side-Power by Sleipner is proud to introduce this new base of knowledge. Here you will find articles, videos and web pages about thrusters for workboats and stabilisers for yachts and commercial vessels.