The PELA 6000 Oil Pump

The PELA 6000 Oil Extractor Pump is one of our best sellers here at Mailspeed Marine so we decided to take a closer look at what makes it so popular: Simple, Sturdy Design Changing engine oil isn’t anyone’s idea of fun. The PELA 6000 makes a potentially stressful job quick and easy. It’s perfect for those Read more

Want to WIN a £500 Marine Bundle?

This competition is now closed. To keep up to date with future competitions and promotions, please subscribe to our newsletter.   We are giving away a whole bundle of amazing marine goodies worth £500. This includes a Musto BR2 Offshore Jacket, a Henri Lloyd Exceed Jacket and a Charter Lifejacket. All you have to do Read more

The best deck shoes for 2017

It’s that time of year again! Time to ditch those winter shoes and look for something more suited for the hot weather. But what are the best deck shoes in 2017? A good deck shoe should be comfortable, practical and built using quality materials. They should also look good! In this helpful guide, we will bring Read more

Choosing the right life jacket

Choosing the right lifejacket is fundamental when it comes to keeping you alive and increasing your survival time in the unfortunate event of an accident. The Maritime & Coastguard Agency point out that accidents can happen at any time in any weather, but well-fitted and maintained life jackets can double your chance of survival. Lifejackets Read more

5 secrets to restoring your boat

Restoring a boat can be tough work, let alone expensive. Whether you’ve recently bought an old vessel that needs a bit of TLC, or your own boat is starting to look like it was found on the bottom of the ocean, we’ve shared 5 boat restoration secrets below that will save you both time and Read more

The best sailing jackets in 2017

A good sailing jacket is possibly the most important item in your sailing wardrobe and probably the most expensive. Therefore, you should make sure you pick the right one for you. The jacket that you need will depend of the type of sailing that you take part in – ocean/offshore, coastal/inshore or day sailing/lightweight. Here Read more

Choosing the right life raft

  A life raft is a fundamental piece of safety equipment that is used to provide emergency transportation and shelter, to evacuate people from a sinking or endangered vessel. They are partly collapsible, so are easier to store than life boats, which are solid. They are also much quicker to launch than life boats. Seago Read more

A guide to rash vests

What are Rash Vests? Also known as ‘rash guards’, rash vests are athletic tops that are made of polyester, neoprene, spandex or nylon. They protect the wearer from rashes, caused by friction or sunburn. They can either be worn on their own, or under a wetsuit or drysuit. A key component of water sport gear, Read more

Best Dinghy Boots for Sailing

What are Dinghy Boots? Dinghy Boots are special boots for all types of dinghy sailing, designed to protect your feet from the elements and allow you to move around the deck with ease and without slipping. They are usually made of neoprene which helps to keep your feet padded and insulated. Their flexibility allows sailors Read more

Everything you need to know about buying drysuits

What is a Drysuit? A drysuit is a loose fitting outfit that is waterproof. They are constructed from layers of insulating fabric, to protect the wearer from cold conditions. It protects the whole body except the head, hands and on some suits, the feet too. Musto Gore-tex Ocean drysuit Buy Now Musto MPX Gore-tex One Design Read more