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Book Details Great Lakes Freighters and Crews

Book Details Great Lakes Freighters and Crews

21-Feb-2017

Ever since childhood trips to Bishop Park on the Detroit River, Frank Boles has been fascinated with large cargo ships — how they work and what the crew does. Boles fed this curiosity for years, and it eventually motivated him to write “Sailing into History: Great Lakes Bulk Carriers...
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Monster Tower Unveils HS1

Monster Tower Unveils HS1

06-Feb-2017

Wakeboard tower company Monster Tower unveiled a new universal-fit wakeboard tower, the HS1, at the Marine Equipment Trade Show this year in Amsterdam. The tower is constructed to be strong, adjustable and aesthetically cohesive. The HS1 utilizes OEM-style cast aluminum mounting bases for str...
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Escape with Collection of Small Boat Stories

Escape with Collection of Small Boat Stories

01-Feb-2017

Rainy days are no excuse to cancel maritime adventures; a new book out this March, titled “Notable Boats: Small Craft, Many Adventures,” provides a number of examples of engaging boat escapes. “Notable Boats” features a collection of 36 small boats (both fictional and rea...
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Lowrance Unveils HDS Carbon Chartplotter

Lowrance Unveils HDS Carbon Chartplotter

18-Jan-2017

Lowrance's latest addition to its HDS series packs a lot of punch into a small piece of equipment. The Lowrance HDS Carbon is the company's latest high performance chartplotter, which will be available in March. The HDS Carbon combines traditional HDS display functions with a high-performance ...
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Quick Cleat Simplifies Anchoring

Quick Cleat Simplifies Anchoring

09-Jan-2017

With the new Quick Cleat Peel-n-Stick Cleat, adding a convenient cleat to your boat does not have to be an ordeal. The Peel-n-Stick Cleat is just what it sounds like: A cleat mounted on a flexible vinyl laminate that can be stuck wherever needed on your boat’s hull. The Quick Cleat can...
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Force5 Marine Protects Vessels from Corrosion

Force5 Marine Protects Vessels from Corrosion

14-Dec-2016

RELEASE—For ship and vessel owners that struggle with corrosion caused by water, humidity, condensation, salt air and environmental contaminants, Force5 Marine works as corrosion inhibiter, lubricant and cleaner to protect engines and critical equipment and keep it in good working order. ...
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Shurhold Handle Sleeve Prevents Scratches

Shurhold Handle Sleeve Prevents Scratches

30-Nov-2016

Shurhold Industries has developed a simple new product to prevent small scratches and dings that might come with washing your boat. The new Handle Mate PDF is a durable neoprene sleeve that fits over the company’s One Handle Does It All handles. The Handle Mate PFD fits over the Shurho...
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Pettit Marine Offers Two Products for DIY-ers

Pettit Marine Offers Two Products for DIY-ers

23-Nov-2016

Pettit Marine Paint's SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment and EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer are two new products to consider when holiday shopping for boaters who like to fix things themselves. Pettit Marine Paint is a manufacturer of high performance marine coatings, and the SeaGold and EZ-Poxy product...
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BoatU.S. Offers Three Holiday Gift Ideas

BoatU.S. Offers Three Holiday Gift Ideas

15-Nov-2016

BoatU.S. is trying to take the struggle out of holiday shopping by cooking up three holiday gift ideas: An On-water Unlimited TowBoatU.S. Membership Plan, Unlimited Trailer Assist and an annual BoatU.S. membership. The On-water Unlimited TowBoatU.S. Towing Membership Plan includes 24/7 dispa...
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Volvo Penta Introduces New Engines to U.S. Market

Volvo Penta Introduces New Engines to U.S. Market

09-Nov-2016

This year at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show, Volvo Penta presented its 8-liter diesel engine and new IPS drives to the U.S. market. These products are part of Volvo Penta’s Easy Boating initiative, which seeks to optimize system performance and fuel efficiency while improving ...
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