Archive for March, 2013

Rheinstrom Y3 Aluminium Toilet review

The Rheinstrom Y3. The lever makes pumping very easy and keeps the shaft straight minimising seal wear. Normally I wouldn’t write about a boat toilet but when I tried to research this toilet I could find no reviews or any comments of any kind. This is very strange because Rheinstrom obviously make a very nice […]

Leica M (240) T shirt

The new Leica M. For some reason Leica have dropped the number from the name so many people are calling it the M 240 which is the camera’s in house development name. The Germans rarely do things without good reason and Leica are no exception. They have always gone their own way and I for […]

New wood technologies part two: Alpi

Clever stuff. Imitation teak. The colour and graining is convincing, only the regularity lets it down slightly. Last year I was at Mets trade show for boats. It was an impressive set up with acres of stands covering all aspects of boating. Quite by chance I came across an Italian company selling wood veneers. I […]