For over 30 years, Davis Instruments has prided themselves on developing innovative products for the weather, marine, and automotive uses. Davis Instruments offers a full line of marine and boating tools and accessories suited for sailors, power boaters, fishermen, and outdoor enthusiasts alike.
Davis Marine Products
- Spar Fly Wind Indicator: This masthead wind indicator is bright red for visibility, the needle-bearing balance provides unsurpassed sensitivity.
- Newport Tell Tale Wind Indicator: Newport Tell-Tales attach to shrouds without tools, and give excellent service in both light and heavy winds.
- Black Max Wind Direction Indicators: Quickly attaches to masts and booms on most small sailboats, including Lasers and Sunfish.
- Windex Masthead Wind Indicators: All these indicators are designed with sapphire-jewel bearings and are the standard of excellence around the world.
- Davis Windex AV: This indicator is capable of mounting to most whip antennas.
- Windex 10 Sport Wind Indicator: Designed for use on small boat and dinghies.
- Windex 15 Wind Indicator: This indicator was designed for cruising and racing boats 15 feet (4.6 meters) and bigger.
- Wind-Tels Indicator Set: The port and starboard-colored vanes in this set attach to shrouds of all sizes and are even effective in the lightest of winds.
Comfort & Storage
- Sticky Pockets & Bags: feature super-strong suction cups. Available in four sizes to hold keys, sunscreen, ropes, dive gear and much more.
- Deckhand Boating Pouch: this pouch attaches to rails or lifelines conveniently and securely to hold sunscreen, keys, tools and more.
- Key Buoy: this is the ultimate key ring for boaters, when keys fall in the water the Key Buoy's self-inflating key ring opens up, releasing an air tube which inflates automatically.
- Aqua Lather: This body gel and shampoo works in all kinds of water, including salt and fresh, to leave hair and skin clean and fresh.
- Cable Covers: These cover help to protect sails and sheets from chafing, keeping them clean, and preventing wear.
- Rigging Knives: These knives combine dura-edged blades with marlin spikes, shackle keys, and screwdrivers.
- Turnbuckle Boots: Prevents sails and sheets from catching and allow for easy inspection, adjustment, and lubrication.
Docking & Fishing
- Boat Hooks: boat hooks are invaluable for launching or docking,
their threaded ends accept deck mops or brushes for maintenance chores
- Chafe Guards: prevent chafing of lines while at the dock, at anchor, or on a mooring with either a permanent or removable style chafe guard
- Fender Tenders: attach fender tenders to rails, lifelines, side windows, or cleats to simplify the hand line and relocation of boat fenders
Motors & Steering
- Doel-Fin: These hydrofoil stabilizer fins improve performance on boats with outboard motors or outdrive units.
- Cable Buddy: This steering cable lubrication system virtually eliminates wear in the inner cable, which is where most problems occur.
- Tiller-Tamer: This tiller stabilizer and lock maintains cruising course with no hands, in any weather or wind condition.
- Motor Caddy: This outboard hoisting harness makes lifting and moving cumbersome motors safer and simpler.
Quick Reference Cards
The Quick Ref Cards by Davis Instruments offer a wealth of information in a handy, colorful, and easy-to-understand format, constructed from a durable, 3-hole punched, weatherproof, high-strength plastic.
- Coastwise Piloting: Covers dead reckoning, compass readings, distance off, current and leeway corrections, and much more.
- Navigation Rules: Covers the U.S. buoyage system, inland and international rules, right of way, lights, and sound signals.
Davis Instruments offers a variety of energy efficient lights suited for a wide range of applications.
- Windex Light
- Mega Masthead Light
- Mega Utility Light
- Deck Mops and Brushes: Designed for maintenance chores and feature threaded ends for use with boat hooks.
- Slick Seam: This caulking compound works underwater and adheres to most solid surfaces and stays put no matter what.
- Universal Deck Plate Key: Suited to fit all deck plate caps and also includes shackle key, screwdriver, and bottle opener.
- FSR Fiberglass Stain Remover: This stain remover is ideal for removing oil, rust, exhaust, waterline, and transom stains from fiberglass surfaces.
- Telescoping Boat Paddles: These telescoping boat paddles are bright orange for visibility.
- Emergency Radar Reflector: Helps to let other ships see you in low-visibility conditions.