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Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The M Series Mercury RIBs are the perfect tender for your yacht. Built by the same company that produces Airship RIBs (Adaptive Composites), the M Series might be a step down in terms of size but certainly not in quality. Every part on the M Series RIBs is designed and built right on the shores of Lake Erie in Vermilion, Ohio, using

tags: Dealerships, Inflatable Boats

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Evinrude, a global manufacturer of marine engines headquartered in Sturtevant, Wisconsin, recently received the ‘Business Friend of the Environment’ award presented by Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce, the state’s chamber of commerce and largest business trade association. Evinrude was recognized for their

tags: Awards, Engines, Environmental Impact

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Chevron Products Company, a leading provider of premium aftermarket fuel additives, engine oils, lubricants, coolants and related products, recently introduced its new Techron Marine Fuel System Treatment formulated specifically for gasoline-powered boats and the harsh marine environment. Following extended development and testing,

tags: Do It Yourself (DIY), Fuel Treatments, Service & Repair, Winterization

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), the Bay Point Marina in Marblehead earned Ohio’s first platinum Ohio Clean Marina certification, which is now the highest certification available in the state. Bay Point Marina is the first marina statewide to participate in the new tiered certification structure

tags: Marina, Awards, Dept of Natural Resources, Environmental Impact, Lake Erie

Monday, October 8, 2018

On my way to meet up with the crew from Coastal Craft and their factory in Gibsons, I can’t help but feel a bit nostalgic. Being a proud Canadian, there are three things that I loved growing up: hockey, the outdoors, and the Beachcombers. For anyone oblivious to the Beachcombers, it was a Canadian TV show that ran for 18 years

by: Stephen Jackman

tags: Canada, New Boat Models

Friday, October 5, 2018

Is your boat your favorite summer destination place? Perhaps your boat is your “true” home? There is something special about being on the water, but finding that right boat for you can be a project. And even when you do, most likely she’s going to need some work to make her yours. One of the big advantages of

by: Laura Gills, Owner of Freshwater Gills

tags: Accessories, Decorative

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Since the inclusion of Edson’s ComfortGrip in the PowerWheel in 2003, countless hands have been saved from rough days out on the water. However the wheel isn’t the only place where boaters grab to keep themselves steady while underway. Introducing Edson’s iconic ComfortGripTM️ now in 8” and 12”

tags: Accessories

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Clemons Boats is proud to announce that we are now the stocking dealer for Albermarle - “The Carolina Classic” - for the entire Great Lakes region! The matching, high customer service values of Albemarle as a boat manufacturer and Clemons Boats as a dealer make this a great partnership, one that will be able to provide

tags: Dealerships, Fishing, Great Lakes, Lake Erie

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Many marinas offer a variety of amenities to give their customers the best docking and boating experience possible. From security measures to basic system checks to onsite service teams, marinas are able to give their boaters peace of mind that their vessels are taken care of. The NAUTIC-ON(TM) Smart Boating System enhances many

tags: Electronics, Service & Repair, Software & Apps

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

I have been a boater all my life — from small fishing boats to pontoon boats, jet-skis and jet boats to a sailing career, and multiple powerboats ranging from 23’ to 65’ — and, as a publisher of a Great Lakes boating magazine, I get all kinds of additional, great opportunities to enjoy our waterways. Even with

by: Erik Kyle, Publisher, Great Lakes Scuttlebutt

tags: Lifestyle

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