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Kayak Fishing Tactics, Accessories Evolving

Jerry McBride hoists a bull red drum caught from his Hobie kayak fishing. Photo by Jeff Dennis

Fishing from a kayak? You bet. As the economic downturn of the past few years left some fishermen unable to afford the luxury of a traditional fishing boat, the timing was right for several kayak makers to launch a more …

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Resurgent Bonaire Sailing

Dolphin off the bow of Southern Caribbean Sailing’s Valk, coast of Bonaire

Bonaire is an island with a rich maritime past. For generations, its sailors left for jobs in the merchant marine, first on sailing schooners and then on conventional freighters. The Bonaire International Regatta came later and is now in its …

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Electric Outboard Motor For Your Dinghy

Electric Outboard Motor by Torqueedo

In our last article we examined some options for determining the best outboard motor option for your dinghy. Because of some new and improved technology, there are now alternative choices to a standard two or four stroke gasoline combustion outboard …

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Electric Outboard Motor vs. Propane Outboard Motor

Explaining the updates in Outboard Motors to the West Marine team

In this How to Buy an Outboard Motor series of articles we have looked at current offerings in the four-stroke and two-stroke outboard motor market from many major manufacturers. We have explained how they work and what the truths, myths …

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