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Thursday, October 16, 2014

When the owner of a Seakeeper-equipped Viking 66 approached the venerable Viking Yachts about purchasing Hull #1 of the largest boat in its 50 year history—the ground-breaking 92—both knew it would include a Seakeeper. With a whole new product line recently launched, Seakeeper, the global leader in gyro stabilization, was

tags: Accessories, New Boat Models

Friday, October 10, 2014

Repairing a head or any equipment associated with the holding tank doesn't have to be difficult or strenuous. Raritan's new Macerator Pump makes the job much easier and convenient. This pump enables owners to quickly remove it without disconnecting any plumbing by separating the holding tank waste from the pump. The innovative Raritan

tags: Accessories

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Whale is delighted to announce its latest innovation in water heating. The S360EW is an Electric Only 12V 3 Gal Water Heater unique to the marine industry. Lightweight and compact, with fast heat up and easy to install the new Whale 12 V Water Heater is ideal for use on outboards and smaller boats where access to power or space

tags: Accessories

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Large boats need large hardware. Accon Marine offers flush-mounted 12" and 15" Pull-Up Cleats designed for boats over 40', helping maintain a yacht's good looks without sacrificing performance. Cleats offer a highly convenient method for securing a yacht, but can get in the way when not in use. When ready to tie up, the user simply

tags: Accessories

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

As the potentially rough weather of fall approaches and the risks for tropical storms and hurricanes increases, a long-time leader in the global fight against chafe abrasion emerges just in time with an all-new revised product line for the small boat market. Globally recognized for over two decades as the leading manufacturer of

tags: Accessories, Boat Docks

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Great for handling routine or emergency jobs, Beckson's Handy-Mate® pumps are designed for a variety of uses. The 212PC Pump is particularly suited to remove oil from engine crankcases when it needs changing. The winterization process is easier with a Handy-Mate 212PC Pump. The Handy Mate® is made entirely of tough marine

tags: Accessories, Winterization

Saturday, September 13, 2014

After developing the most effective zero-speed anti-rolling devices ever made, Seakeeper forever changed the experience of boating. Within the short space of a decade, the company quickly positioned itself as a global leader in active gyroscopic stabilization technology. Now, it introduces the Seakeeper 5, 9, 16, 26 and 35 models.

by: Martin Flory Group

tags: Accessories

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Equipped with the right heater, boaters can enjoy every glorious day on the water, right up to the end of the season. Cabins and compartments stay comfortable even in chilly weather with Marine Coolant Heaters and Air Heaters from Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America, Inc. Offering the ultimate in vessel heating

by: Martin Flory Group

tags: Accessories, Appliances

Friday, August 29, 2014

Rancho Santa Margarita, CA - Designed to simplify mainsail handling, Leisure Furl in-Boom furling systems have made it easier and safer for thousands of sailors to get out on the water and enjoy the sailing lifestyle. To recognize the most active of these Leisure Furl sailors, Forespar is establishing a new Leisure Furl Voyager group

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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Whether chilling snacks for a quick outing or supplying auxiliary cold storage for longer trips, a portable compressor refrigerator/freezer makes an ideal travel companion. Transportable Norcold NRF fridges from Thetford Marine, available in three sizes, are easy to move almost whenever and wherever extra refrigeration is required.

tags: Accessories, Appliances