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Thursday, September 24, 2020

Back in the 80s, I lived in the Florida Keys working for The Key West Citizen newspaper and fishing out of what was then called Boog Powell’s Anglers’ Marine, owned by the former MLB star and Miller Lite pitch man (“Less Filling” v. “Great Taste!”) of the same name. Boog had a part-time welder and

by: Dan Armitage

tags: Boating 101, Cleaners

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Exposed to the elements, outdoor fabrics tend to get exceptionally dirty. Replacing them for cosmetic reasons is expensive and unneeded when they can look like new again with the Fabric Cleaner & Protectant Kit from Iosso Products. It includes everything needed to remove a wide range of stains and prepare the fabric for years of

tags: Cleaners, Gift Ideas, Accessories, Boat Covers

Sunday, July 26, 2020

The Kanberra Group mission consists of two interactive ideals. First: to develop and deliver innovative air quality solutions to the public with the ultimate goal of improving their health. Just as importantly, Kanberra aims to educate individuals on the importance and benefits of improving the quality of the air that we breathe and

by: The Kanberra Group

tags: Cleaners

Friday, July 24, 2020

For over 2,000 years, boatbuilders have chosen teak for its strength, rot resistance and exceptional beauty. Over time, however, it collects dirt and turns grey from weather and sunlight. Whether applied to small trim pieces or an entire deck, Iosso Products Teak Cleaner restores the wood's lustrous glow. It cleans naturally without

tags: Flooring, Cleaners, Decorative

Monday, March 30, 2020

From cotton duck to modern acrylic textiles, all outdoor fabrics collect stains and eventually begin looking old and tired. Scrubbing with water and mild detergent may remove some of the surface dirt, but organics such as mold, mildew and algae need to be handled differently so they won't grow back. What's needed is biodegradable Mold

tags: Canvas & Upholstery, Cleaners

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

With large public events being canceled due to concerns over coronavirus COVID-19, boating is perhaps the most enjoyable way to spend time with immediate family while still social distancing. Even away from the crowds, there are still everyday germs to contend with on a boat. Shurhold, the leader in marine cleaning and maintenance

tags: Safety, Cleaners, COVID-19

Friday, November 29, 2019

Enhance the life of a boater that you love! Here are some perfect ideas for making sure the next gift-giving occasion is smooth sailing. Many have special pricing with Great Lakes Scuttlebutt-specific coupon codes. Make sure to use them before checkout! Scroll to view, or click to jump right to each item. Dry Tote by Bitter End

tags: Books & Charts, Cleaners, Clothing & Shoes, Electronics, Gift Ideas, Paddleboards, Water Toys, Accessories, Boat Club

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

For years, RMR Solutions, LLC has developed and manufactured the most cutting edge and cost-effective products revolutionizing the commercial mold remediation industry. As experts in mold and mildew, RMR-86M Marine Mold & Mildew Stain Remover has quickly become the go-to marine product, giving it a reputation as the stain remover

tags: Cleaners, Environmental Impact

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

XPS is introducing a new line of care products that have been expertly engineered to extend the life of all types and brands of boats - from aluminum to fiberglass and canvas to vinyl – XPS has developed the right formula. Dealers that carry any BRP brand will be able to use all 21 of these new products providing customers with

tags: Polishes & Waxes, Canvas & Upholstery, Cleaners

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Many owners mistakenly use strong generic soap on their boats, thinking harsh equals effective. Nothing could be further from the truth. It instead removes any previously applied protective products, makes it difficult to rinse, and pollutes the environment with chemical runoff. Brite Wash from Shurhold is different. Safe to use on

tags: Cleaners, Environmental Impact

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