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Monday, March 15, 2021

Considering soft new furnishings for your cabin of comfort? Read these tips to make the most out of your home away from home from Freshwater Gills

by: Laura Gills

tags: Accessories, Spring Commissioning

Monday, February 22, 2021

Love to fish? Love to go fast? Love an adrenaline rush? Check out the Buddy Davis at Lake & Bay Yacht Sales.

tags: Accessories

Sunday, February 7, 2021

Treat your canvas like the work of art it is with the help of Great Lakes Boat Top.

tags: Accessories, Boat Cover, Canvas & Upholstery

Friday, December 4, 2020

Lowrance, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, announced today the most powerful EliteTM series fishfinder/chartplotter available – the new, Elite FS. The latest introduction in Lowrance’s line-up of mid-range fishfinder/chartplotter displays, the Elite Fishing System (FS) combines a full line-up of

tags: Accessories, Fishing, Navigation

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Even the most skilled boater has experienced damage to their vessel at a raft-off, at the dock, or just tying-up to a fellow boater. Big Bumper Company has developed the ultimate protection for your boat with these inflatable bumpers. Boat owner Cal Miller saw a real need for a better solution to traditional fenders and, together

tags: Accessories, Gift Ideas

Friday, November 27, 2020

The following are accessories that have earned a position aboard my own Great Lakes boat this past season—with one exception: I’ve got a good watch that keeps on ticking despite dunkings (in fact, I never take it off) and can’t yet justify the cost of a new one. But if I did, the Garmin timepiece included here would

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Retrofitting, Accessories, Navigation

Monday, November 23, 2020

Bolt Depot began as a family-owned hardware store in the 1940’s. Due to the number of garages and fishing vessels nearby, it had a strong focus on marine and automotive fasteners. The store earned a reputation on the south shore of Boston for stocking an unusually wide variety of nuts and bolts. Fast forward and today Bolt

tags: Accessories, Retrofitting

Thursday, November 19, 2020

Shallow water auto-anchoring systems have been popular with boat anglers since the introduction of the Power-Pole and Minn Kota’s Talon more than a decade ago. Both have their own unique features, attributes, and following among shallow-water anglers and have become practically standard equipment on bass boats and coastal

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Accessories, Fishing

Wednesday, November 18, 2020

Keys, wallets, phones... when you’re out on the water, you need a safe, secure place where your valuables won’t disappear with a splash. And why is it that there never seems to be a cup holder for a cold beverage where you need it most? TGA’s cup holders are the ideal solution. They easily hold two large drinks and

tags: Accessories

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