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Friday, October 9, 2015

That phrase sums up the newest product available for relaxing in the water. We are Tom and Taunia Rogers, and our patented, ballasted product keeps your drink safe in even the roughest water conditions. The Floatinator was born four years ago on our vacation.

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Friday, May 15, 2015

You have seen it or maybe it has happened to you, a dock or mooring line frayed to the point of snapping. Or a gorgeous new finish marred by a scratchy fender and spring lines. Maybe you’ve even lost some lines or worse yet, your boat that was tied to an old wooden or concrete dock. Whatever the case what did you do about it?

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Friday, April 17, 2015

The Dometic Cup Cooler is the first open-top thermoelectric refrigerated cup holder for boats. It replaces standard 4-inch (102 mm) cup holders. It is large enough to accommodate standard aluminum cans or 20-ounce bottles of water or soda. There is an angled bottom insert that keeps beverage containers in constant physical contact

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

We have a new product now available for 2015! It's an adjustable internal pile guide. We made it adjustable on assembly of a dock so that size can range to accommodate literally any size piling within the adjustable range of our holder that adjusts from 9-3/4" all the way up to 18-1/2". We also invented a new design of roller assembly

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Thursday, March 5, 2015

Light and sound always make for a good show. Now boat owners can bring both to their deck with the MB Quart Nautic Waketower Speakers available from Prospec Electronics. Both the 6-1/5" NT1-116 and 8" NT1-120 are available with or without a unique RGB LED lighting system, combining the best in audio and visual. Both models use the

by: Martin Flory Group

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Securing equipment is super simple with Quick Fist and Super Quick Fist from Davis Instruments. These rubber clamps are ideal for stowing or transporting tools, keeping gear firmly in place better than hooks or plastic clamps. Quick Fist cinches tightly and will stretch rather than break. Terrific for marine use, neither model will

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

Dangerous situations occur wherever water and electricity meet, especially when mismatched electrical systems are involved. Superior quality products can help prevent disaster. Known for its consistent attention to detail, Hubbell Marine's YQ230 Intelligent Y Adapter is ideal for when a boat owner with a 50A, 125/250V requirement

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Seakeeper, the leader in marine gyro stabilization, reported record growth in 2014. The Maryland-based company is privately held. Shipments of gyros increased 46% over 2013 as more boat manufacturers added Seakeeper as standard and optional equipment on new builds. A sizable portion of its sales also came from refits. Additional

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Monday, January 12, 2015

Boating season will be here before you know it. With that in mind we at Merco have a goal of providing you the best service and quality manufacturing on all dock building products you will need to be ready for the boating season. Whether you’re a homeowner, yacht club, or large marina, we provide all the best made products

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Monday, January 5, 2015

As SmartPlug's reach continues to expand, more boatbuilders are taking notice. Now the company's revolutionary shore power solution is available on Boston Whaler's 420 Outrage model. The renowned boatbuilder has evaluated SmartPlug's products and will install them under their special instructions program when requested by customers.

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