• What Can You Do?

    Have you ever read a hot and heavy romance novel? I haven’t either (no judgment toward those of you who have if that’s your thing), but that’s where my mind immediately went when I saw the word “romance” in the title of Mary McKSchmidt’s book Uncharted Wa

  • What Do We Do In The Spring?

    I’ve observed more than my fair share of errors people make when getting boats ready for the spring launch. I am quite sure that everyone has a few stories that have “happened to others.”

  • Monsters of the Deep Part Two

    It’s said that for over 250 years, the local Ojibway have talked about a giant reptilian creature stalking the mouth of the Serpent River. To this day, it’s reported that locals at the mouth of the Serpent River still believe a giant serpent lives in a ca

  • Monsters of the Deep Pt. One

    Maybe you’re a seasoned Great Lakes boater with nothing to fear—nothing that’s water-bound and serpentine, anyway—and you’re reading this with eye rolls and shakes of your head. But after doing some digging, it has to be said there are enough locals who a

  • A New 26-Knot Contemporary MotorYacht

    Pick a beautiful spot and savor life aboard the Summit 54.

  • You Just Need One Good Excuse

    I rarely go to the movie theatre anymore, not that I was ever really into the whole silver screen experience anyway. I’ve never been compelled to be the first one in my circles to see a new release, but rather I’m the type who has no problem waiting for i

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    SeaSucker Turns Mere Fisherman Into Offshore Warriors

    Not everyone is a pro tournament angler, but with SeaSucker's Offshore Warrior Set, they might as well be.

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    Quick Release Hangers

    Quick Release Fender Hangers from Accon Marine utilize an innovative design that literally makes setting the fenders a snap.

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    Underwater Hull Cleaning Kit

    From the dock, deck or dinghy, it's easy to eradicate these tough, pernicious bottom-growing critters to achieve a clean, slick hull that's 30% faster and delivers as much as a 20% fuel savings.

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    An Effective Way to Social Distance

    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. Shurhold has a Clean-N-Simple Tip to help sanitize the boat.

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    New Bertram 50 Launches With Webasto Onboard

    For over 50 years, Bertram Yachts has set the standard for luxurious, high-performance offshore sportfish boats and its recently launched Bertram 50 is no exception.

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    AirWave Marine VHF & AM/FM Splitter

    Traditionally, each onboard radio requires a separate antenna. Saving space, time and money, the VHF & AM/FM Splitter from AirWave Marine connects both devices to a single dual-band antenna with crystal-clear performance.

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    Ready to Boat Launches on Boaters University

    Ritchie Navigation's innovative educational program Ready to Boat has launched on Boaters University, an AIM Marine Group property.

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    Kappa Speaker Pioneers With Sound and Technology

    Ready to rip on the open seas, the Infinity by Harman 6-1/2" Kappa coaxial marine speaker combines stunning visuals with high power handling and sensitivity.

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    Verify Connections With Ease

    An innovative UL- and CL-listed Twist-Lock Circuit Tester from Hubbell Marine speeds up checking shorepower connections by using simple LED visual codes to indicate electrical circuit conditions.

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    MiniShockles from Davis Instruments are bungee cords on steroids.

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    BoatUS Spring Commissioning Checklist

    BoatUS has a Spring Commissioning Checklist to help boaters start the season right, along with a new YouTube Spring Fitting Out video library that shows you how to do some basic tasks.

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    Buying Boat Insurance: The Fine Print

    As boat owners prep for the season, it’s time to dust off the boat’s insurance policy and grab a magnifying glass to read the fine print.

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    Keep Gear Accessible Yet Safe

    Eye Straps and Lacing Hooks from Beckson Marine are the convenient anchor points for equipment-wrangling shock cords and netting containment solutions.

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    Shared 2020 Priorities for Great Lakes

    In advance of this week’s annual Great Lakes Day in Washington, D.C., a broad coalition, released a set of shared priorities for restoring the Great Lakes.

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    Hella LED Work Lamp

    A multipurpose light bar makes the most of limited exterior space aboard. Hella marine offers a powerful, versatile workhorse in its Sea Hawk-470 Combi LED Lamp.

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    A New Level of Adaptability

    With OceanLink from Veratron, it's easy to connect and monitor multiple vessel and engine analog/digital inputs and share data with other devices via NMEA2000.

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