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Monday, July 31, 2017

VersaChock, is a just-launched, new product to the boating market. VersaChock is the only removable chock tie down system of its kind. It has a very unique design that consists of multiple base brackets, which are permanently installed to the boat deck with #10 x ½” stainless steel screws (included). Once the base

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Monday, July 24, 2017

When you live for weekends on the water, your kayak or canoe is your prized possession. It’s more than a piece of gear — it’s your ticket to beautiful views, restorative trips, and the opportunity to unplug and reconnect. That’s why it’s so important to have a reliable storage system that keeps your boat

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Friday, July 14, 2017

WaterDog Adventure Gear™ (WAG) has positioned itself as one-stop shopping for dog ladders to get your best friend in and out of the water safely. There are nine models of WAG Boarding Steps™ to cover all types of boats, docks, swimming pools, and vehicles. The company will also do custom designs. "Our mission is to make a

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Friday, June 9, 2017

INCREASED BOARDING SAFETY Another advantage of the Nauti-Glide sliding mooring systems is increased safety and accessibility. By keeping your boat close against your dock, it allows for easier boarding of all passengers, crew and cargo. The Nauti-Glide mooring system allows vertical travel while eliminating horizontal travel. The

tags: Accessories, Safety

Friday, May 26, 2017

Do you worry about your boat during the week, hoping it's secure? The Nauti-GLIDE system was developed for boaters like you to give you peace of mind when you are not at your summer home. With Nauti-GLIDE, your boatcan safely weather the ups and downs of Great Lakes water levels. The sliding system increases safety and accessibility

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Fenders... no, not bumpers. They’re for your boat and the word is fenders. Fenders are something every boat must have and, in this case, bigger is always better. However, this is one area of boating equipment that is often overlooked. And, unfortunately, many boat builders and suppliers tend to provide insufficient fenders

tags: Accessories, Boating 101

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

KJM Applied Concepts announces the Nauti-Glide Mooring System, a better way to tie-off your boat. Nauti-Glide is a patented boat tie-up system that provides safe and secure dock tie-off for pleasure boats 20–60 feet. The system consists of a pair of marine grade aluminum glides with cleats that allow boats to safely weather the

tags: Accessories, Safety

Friday, May 5, 2017

Boat Fenders are one of the most important accessories any boater needs to have on their vessel. It should be the first item purchased when venturing out on any boat in any condition. They are the only protection a boat will have against docking or rafting with other boats. That is why it is important to purchase quality fenders, and

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Wednesday, May 3, 2017

It's launch time! And with it comes thoughts of weekend cruising, gorgeous mornings on the lake and beautiful summers. So what if you could simplify some of the enjoyment on your boat by adding some great tasting drinking water without the need to lug cases of bottled water on board? Imagine that hot cup of fresh-brewed coffee made

tags: Accessories, Do It Yourself (DIY)

Thursday, April 13, 2017 Erik Kyle, Publisher of Great Lakes Scuttlebutt Magazine speaks to John Adinolfe from Fin Holder and More, at the 2017 Palm Beach International Boat Show. The show was held from March 23-26 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Check out all our videos from boat shows across the U.S. in our video gallery!

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