Every superyacht needs a name...but how do you go about choosing? While some opt for the humorous, the original or just plain weird (some of the best yacht names we've seen include Tax Seavasion, Nauti Buoy and Privacy - which is pretty unlikely, especially when owned by golfer Tiger Woods) - but with so many crafts now on the water, some yacht owners will find that their chosen name may be less original than they first thought.

The Royal Yacht Britannia sailed more than one million miles, on voyages all over the world, during the four decades it was a second home to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Royal Family. The mighty vessel, also known as Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia, is now permanently berthed in Edinburgh, where she has become Scotland's top visitor attraction.

Phoenix Hydraulic Services is one of the largest independent hydraulics companies in the UK - supplying top yacht-builders with custom hydraulic solutions.

Howards' Way - dubbed "Dallas on Sea" thanks to its glamorous characters, their lives, loves and traumas - was the BBC's answer to the American super-soaps of the 1980s. The drama series revolved around a wealthy sailing community on the south coast of England, featuring plenty of action on their luxury yachts.

The prestigious Southampton Boat Show returns for its 49th annual outing from 15th to 24th September - and it's set to be the biggest and best ever, with even more family-friendly attractions during the ten-day extravaganza. Since its launch, it has become Europe's biggest outdoor boat show, attracting thousands of visitors, exhibitors and investors.

In development since Spring 2015, the British-built and designed Oyster 118 Yacht is poised for an early 2018 delivery, following sea trials on the Solent.

Launched back in November 2003, sloop-rigged superyacht Mirabella V, designed by Ireland based Ron Holland is the biggest single-masted yacht in the world.

Oyster Yachts is the Southampton-based global market leader for cruising yachts. Known for its boats’ unrivalled performance, quality and comfort, the yachts are stylish and reliable, with each model built to order.

Completed by Hamburg-based Blohm + Voss in 2010 and refurbished in 2015, luxury motor vessel Eclipse is the second biggest private yacht in the world, with a length of 162.5m and an estimated price tag of €340m.

It was 1969 in Poole, Dorset, when one man's dream of building a new type of boat led to the international company that we know today. Now employing 2,000 designers, master craftsmen and engineers and with a global network of more than 80 retail and service locations operating in 45 countries, Robert Braithwaite founded Sunseeker Yachts. A pioneer of his era, he used revolutionary technology and materials to craft special designs for a handful of customers.

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Phoenix Hydraulics are able to offer the full design, manufacture and test service in house for manufacturing of Stainless Steel Hydraulic Cylinders:

This is our standard range of cylinders but we can make stainless steel hydraulic cylinders to whatever size you require.

All stainless steel cylinders are manufactured to the highest quality with 316 Stainless steel bodies and F51 Duplex Stainless steel rods.  Get in touch now for a quotation.  Large stocks of material for fast, cost effective turn around.  World wide delivery available.