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Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Summer is around the corner, and so is boating season. We all want to get out there and enjoy the warm weather on the water. There are memories to be made, and great times to be had – which is why it is so important to remember to be safe on the water. Many of us know plenty about boater safety, from years of experience and

tags: Accessories, Decorative, Safety

Thursday, April 25, 2019

An industry leader in custom fabricated accessories, Boat Outfitters has released their latest product addressing the age-old problem of storage while on the water. Storage space on your boat is so critical, and often when you are on your boat, things get placed anywhere they can, including the top of your console. All is fine while

tags: Accessories

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Everyone loves the feeling of sand between their toes, but not when those sandy feet get on your boat! One of the most tedious tasks of owning a boat is keeping it clean, which is exactly what inspired the creation of Nauti Steps. Nauti Steps is a portable step with a built in water basin that provides boaters with easier

tags: Accessories

Friday, March 22, 2019

AMF Marine – a division of Alum Metal Fab, LLC and located in Valley View, OH – is owned and operated by Nick Shirk, an avid boater and outdoorsman. His extensive knowledge of fabrication and engineering has allowed him to expand his marine product line globally and offer many services. Swim Platforms AMF Marine currently

tags: Accessories, Engines, Flooring

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Swim Platforms makes it easy to install your own custom-fit platform. Fill out information about your boat and desired platform style, and receive a shipment with your custom platform, along with very simple instructions and all the hardware needed. 

by: Nicole Hartshorn

tags: Accessories, Do It Yourself (DIY)

Monday, March 18, 2019

Since 1859, Edson has proudly carried on the American manufacturing tradition. From pouring molten bronze to the final polish of a stainless weld, each member of the Edson team takes pride in what they do; to them, every detail counts! With a strong passion for boating, Edson’s team and its products have brought boaters around

tags: Accessories, Anniversaries, Sailing

Friday, March 15, 2019

Marine refrigeration manufacturer Frigibar® LLC featured its newest line of packaged condensing units for use in marine refrigeration and freezer systems at the 2019 Miami International Boat Show. Polar Cube™, Polar Cub™, and Polar Cub+™ packaged condensing units are the newest addition to the Frigibar®

tags: Accessories

Thursday, February 28, 2019

Lumitec, a leading designer and manufacturer of extreme environment LED lighting solutions, officially announces the launch of the all- new Razor Light Bar. Introducing Razor - the world’s first flush-mount LED light bar specifically designed for marine application. Razor is carefully designed to be easily integrated into most

tags: Accessories, Lighting

Monday, February 11, 2019

Early in my career, I lived in the Florida Keys and worked as a mate on dive, crawfish, and charter boats in the Lower Keys. A frequent challenge, when crewing offshore charter fishing boats out of the Key West fleet docked at Garrison Bight marina, was dealing with clients who came aboard hung-over from partying on nearby Duval

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Accessories, Lifestyle

Thursday, January 24, 2019

A boat is like a house – it’s never really done. And, one thing is for certain, the technology available to boaters, from navigation and safety equipment to entertainment and aesthetics, is always evolving. Whether you’ve had her for decades or this is your first season, there are always a few upgrades you can make

by: Jordan Balbresky

tags: Lighting, Service & Repair, Accessories, Electronics