Page 1

Gear Bags Galore

Every sailor needs a good gear bag. Whether you're schlepping your kit across town or around the globe, you want a quality carry all. Here are some favorites from APS. All of the above are durable, and each choice has special features that cater to the sport. Visit to view a larger variety of waterproof and water-resistant bags. Style Descrtiption H2581 Harken Squall Bag RF4002 Ronstan Wet-Dry Gear Bag HLY55028 Henri Lloyd Storm Barrel 85 PG49340 Patagonia Black Hole Duffel 60L PG49345 Patagonia Black Hole Duffel 90L ZHBAG150 Zhik Regatta Duffel Bag MSAL331 Musto MW Dry Backpack MSAL330 Musto MW Dry Carryall

Features Entirely Waterproof, Exterior Mesh Glove Drying Pocket Internal Waterproof Compartment Tough Tarpualin Fabric, Large Capacity Storage Water-resistant, 2 Inner mesh Pockets, Backpack Straps Water-resistant, 2 Inner mesh Pockets, Backpack Straps Comes with removable Dry Bag, Backpack Straps 42L Capacity, Guaranteed Waterproof Dry Bag 52L Capacity, Guaranteed Waterproof Dry Bag

Color Black Black Yellow Black Black Black Black/Gray Black/Gray

Size L x W x H Price 22" x 11" x 11.5" $132.00 26" x 11" x 13" $42.46 24" x 14" x 12" $69.00 23.5" x 13" x 11" $99.00 38" x 13" x 13" $129.00 24" x 13" x 13" $169.00 11" x 7.3" x 17" $75.00 24" x 12" x 12" $89.00

Ronstan Windshift Sunglasses

APS Pro Splicing Kit

Specifically designed for sailors, the Brand New Windshift polarized sunglasses use a high quality photochromic amber lense that darkens in the light. The lenses have been treated to repel water so it's easy to see if there's a lot of splash. Best of all: They float! Available in White or Black frames. RF4040 White/Blue $99.00 RF4041 Black/Gray $99.00

APS Pro Splicing Kit

This complete kit comes straight from the workbench of our expert riggers who do it every day. That's right, it's not your Johnny Daysailor kit - these are real tools you will have forever. Kit includes high quality Felco shears, needles, whipping twine, Marlow tape, a splicing needle (makes burying line easy), a Sailmakers' palm, and a set of super handy Selma tubular fids (no pusher rod needed) all packed in a easy to carry Harken bag. You will have all the tools you need to make 12-strand eyes, high tech eye splices, the dreaded double braid eye splice, and wire to rope splices. Think of those light air evening beer can races you'll sail next summer while you hunker down near the wood stove making your new light air stripped spinnaker sheets. Have fun! RIGKIT $165.64

Samson Splicing Instructions DVD

Splicing Manual by Samson

In the marine rigging world, they say variety is the splice of life! Enter this handy manual. Complete set of splicing and repair instructions for most ropes Samson carries and most 3-, 6-, 8-, 12-, 16-strand, Round Plait and Double Braid ropes. Descriptive instructions and detailed illustrations provide the end user with clear steps for easily splicing your rope while in the field. 158 pages. SM996006 $20.22


find more info and shop 24/

Now you can watch the Samson Master Splicers at work while following along and creating the same splices. Samson's Splicing DVDs focus on how to create the most popular splices with a step by step description of the splice in action. Available in a two-DVD set. SM9960090 $40.00

Making Eye Splices DVD

Frustrated by hazy directions for making eye splices? This DVD is the answer. Rigger Brion Toss shows you how to easily eye splice in this 140 minute, two disc set. Includes modern Spectra lines as well! RHVMI105D $29.95




Gill Regatta Master Watch II

This lightweight watch has everything you need. Featuring a countdown timer, button lock (to ensure no accidental synchronization), and a full screen mode for easy visibility in the final countdown, it will simplify your starts. Bonus features include a digital compass, backlighting, a calendar, alarm, as well as a dual time zone function for those sailing internationally. That's right - it's great for travel regattas, too. DGW011 $175.00

Aquastar Match Race II Watch

This easy-to-use sailing watch features a digital display of countdown and time of day. Five circles provide a unique visual countdown aid. To eliminate confusion on the water, each button has a single purpose. A stainless steel face and synthetic band create the perfect styling for every day use. ASMR8010 $152.00



Ronstan Clear Start Series

Ronstan sailing timers and watches cover an array of styles, sizes, and functions. With all aspects of race timing covered plus everyday watch modes, there is a Clear Start™ model to enhance every sailor's onwater performance. All Clear Start watches feature a shock resistant construction, stopwatch, countdown timer, countdown repeat, and sync function. The stainless steel Regatta Watch is a great-looking watch with a backlight feature that you'll sport on and off the boat. The Race Timer boasts oversized buttons, a large display screen, and an elasticated strap that can even fit over your foulies. Clear Start is a race timer with numerous race functions. RF4036 Regatta Watch $121.51 RF4030 Race Timer $102.00 RF4031 Clear Start Watch $55.21

Musto Wash Bag

This is one of the most popular bags in our store! Why? Because it makes a great gift, and it's just plain useful! An expandable compartment with organizer sections, rubberized handles, and a metal hanging hook keep you organized when you travel. MSAL308 $35.00

Suunto Elementum Ventus

One of the most sophisticated sailing watches available, the Elementum Ventus is elegant and functional. Monitoring pressure with a built-in barometer, the watch makes it possible for you predict upcoming weather according to easy to read graphs displayed on the watch face. It also has a 3D compass, race countdown, and all other features a sailor needs to play the elements to his or her advantage. Three color options include White, Gray, and Tan Leather. SUSS01452_ $899.00-999.00

Gill Wash Bag

The perfect gift for the traveling sailor, this fully equipped wash bag has a trifold design with a hanging hook for convenience. Multiple internal pockets and mesh compartments mean you'll be ready for life on the go. Includes a large main pocket with an elastic retainer for larger items. DGL011 29.95

Zhik Regatta Backpack

This pack is perfect for any sailor and has the versatility you need on the go. Featuring a removable waterproof bag, a 15.4" laptop compartment, a fleecelined pocket to protect your phone/camera/ipod/or sunglasses, it can also expand should you need a little extra room to stash your gear. ZHBAG50 $95.00

DaKine Patrol Backpack

The Patrol is an excellent sailing bag. It features a padded notebook computer sleeve, a fleece pocket for sunglasses, cord port for MP3 player headphones, and a seperate insulated compartment for cooling beverages. If that isn't enough, the pack has a removable seam sealed wetsuit bag that can clip onto the outside of the bag for storing wet clothes. DK8140025 $80.00

Musto Evolution Backpack

Stylish and practical, this pack has a 20L capacity with 3 separate zippered compartments. Plus, there are carry handles on both ends that make it easy to grab when you need something quick. Available in your choice of black or white. MSAS068 $72.00

customer service... m-f:

Seahorse Magazine

A subscription to Seahorse Magazine is a gift that keep on giving. This publication has been developing for over 25 years into a powerful international forum for debate and influential opinion regarding everything Performance sailing. It includes in-depth racing coverage, expert commentary, and overviews of the latest and greatest sailing technology, techniques, and star race teams. Visit to take advantage of a special "friends of APS" rate!

9 to 5 est...800.729.9767


Holiday Catalog  

Page 8 Holiday Catalog 2011

Read more
Read more
Similar to
Popular now
Just for you