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Inflatable Boat Pro Opens Second Location

There’s a new locale in town to see ZAR Formenti Boats and ZAR Mini RIBs up close and personal. Earlier this fall, Inflatable Boat Pro announced the opening of its North American flagship store in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to display …

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Mast Mount Adapts to a Wide Range of Antennas

Finding a stable, reliable platform to mount valuable antennas off a mast can be challenging. The new 4366-R Mast Mount from Shakespeare® provides a firm, robust base to install the company’s SeaWatch™, WebWatch™, WebWhip™ and stainless steel whip antennas. Built …

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New 360-Degree Camera from Garmin

Garmin’s new VIRB 360 is a compact, rugged and fully spherical 360-degree camera. The waterproof VIRB 360 is an easy-to-use camera that captures impressive high-quality video up to 5.7K/30fps with four built-in microphones to ensure everything sounds as good as …

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Whale Tail XL From Davis Boosts Performance

Owners looking to boost the performance of their outboard or sterndrive-powered boats turn to Whale Tail XL from Davis Instruments. The aluminum stabilizer and ski boat fin accelerates time to plane, reduces unsafe porpoising and side-to-side motion, and levels out …

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LED Indicator Enhances Shore Power Convenience

The ability to quickly verify whether shore power connections carry live current is a basic safety benefit to any boater. Hubbell Marine offers 30A cable sets with a high-intensity LED indicator that glows bright green when power is on. The …

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The Beast Has Arrived at Lauderdale Marine Center

  Bigger is better at the Lauderdale Marine Center (LMC). In August, the Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based largest yacht repair facility in the U.S. welcomed a massive five stories tall, 47-foot wide travel lift, aptly nicknamed ‘The Beast’. This green-colored machine …

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Boston Whaler Gives Back

Boston Whaler showed its arty side this summer with a donation of over $1,400 to the Atlantic Center for the Arts to support scholarships to the center’s Summer Art Camp. The money was raised during through the raffle of two …

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BilgeKleen

The Centek Industries BilgeKleen™ filter system automatically removes oil, gas, diesel fuel and other hydrocarbon pollutants from bilge water before it is discharged overboard. The patented system uses a filtering medium that binds to hydrocarbons and allows water to pass …

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Transom Cross Tie Cleat

The new Taco Marine® Transom Cross Tie Cleat gets dock lines up and away from outboard motors when tying off at the stern. The portable, 15° cleat, which also helps protect motor cowlings, will accommodate up to 3/4 inch dock …

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New Face at Pursuit Boats

A Miami native and MBA graduate of the city’s Florida International University is expanding his horizons in the marine industry. Les Ares, who has eleven years of sales and marketing experience in the boating industry, most recently as vice president …

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Record Breaking BVI Poker Run

Photo courtesy of Freeman Rogers

On a Sunday in late May, boats rumbled through the waters of the Virgin Islands, hitting six destinations along the way. The British Virgin Islands’ Poker run founder Nick Willis was ecstatic saying that 2017 was a record-breaking year with …

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USVI Stars & Stripes Poker Run

High-speed Scarab complete with custom sound system

It wasn’t the size of the boat, but the luck of the draw that determined the winner of the fourth annual USVI Stars & Stripes Poker Run, held July 2 and hosted out of IGY’s Yacht Haven Grande, on St. …

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Suzuki Introduces DF350A 350 HP V6 4-Stroke Outboard

  Suzuki Marine announce the arrival of their latest model, the DF350A. At 350 horsepower, this V6 4-stroke is the largest, most powerful outboard Suzuki has built to date. In development for more than three years, it represents a significant …

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Island Global Yachting Expand Their Portfolio Once Again 

B Dock at IGY’s Ortega Landing

Island Global Yachting Marinas have expanded their robust portfolio with the addition of Ortega Landing in Jacksonville, Florida. The new marina builds upon IGY’s growth strategy, as this will be its first facility in North Florida. Ortega Landing will join the company’s impressive …

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Sailboat to Trawler

Debbie, John and canine Kirby aboard AfterMath somewhere in the Caribbean. Photo: Debbie Daigle

From the salon of their 48-foot Hatteras trawler, AfterMath, Debbie Daigle and her husband, John, speak wistfully but without much regret about leaving their sailing days in the wake of twin props. “We loved sailing,” Debbie, a retired school teacher, …

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Balmar Announces Regulator Support for Lithium Batteries

Balmar Announces Regulator Support for Lithium Batteries

Balmar LLC, the leading manufacturer of onboard DC charging systems for cruising sail and power boats today announced enhanced support for the charging of lithium batteries. Balmar’s MC-614, MC-624 and MC-612-DUAL smart regulators have all been equipped with an additional …

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