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Hull Inspection

Whether you are putting your boat in the boatyard to repaint the bottom this spring or launching it after a winter of dry moorage, a complete hull inspection can ensure a trouble-free boating season.

Haul Ice

The leak-proof design of the Ice Mule cooler is based on the traditional dry-bag concept. The Ice Mule cooler utilizes welded seams instead of zippers, guaranteeing to keep items cold without leaking.

Toro 60

When you think Nordhavn, you probably think long-distance trawlers with paravanes, yachts that scoot along at 10 knots. Well, think again. The builder of Nordhavn yachts went against type and came out with a new kind of high-end yacht, a sportfisher that eschews the Nordhavn exterior lines and will do 30 knots.

Float Plan

Rescue attempts during a man-overboard situation require an efficient and reliable operation. SOS Marines sMRT SOS Dan Buoy Marker is equipped with an emergency electronic MOB beacon, as well as a locator beacon.

Toro 60

Toro 60

A gentleman’s sportfisher

When you think Nordhavn, you probably think long-distance trawlers with paravanes, yachts that scoot ...


MJM 50z

MJM 50z

Smart ideas from the (gasp!) sailing world translate to a better powerboat.

Old sailors never die, they just start building powerboats. And often, that is good news. There's so ...


Krogen 44 AE

Krogen 44 AE

Advanced ergonomics highlight a new model.

I’ve tested a couple of Kadey-Krogen models now, and both times the boat owners were aboard. A ...


Haul Ice

Haul Ice

Ice Mule Cooler / $49.95-$159.95

The leak-proof design of the Ice Mule cooler is based on the traditional dry-bag concept. The Ice Mu ...


Data Mate

Data Mate

IS35 Digital Instrument Display / $399

Powerboaters can assess critical vessel information on a single display with Simrad Yachting’s ...


Out of Odor

Out of Odor

SeaLand ECO Vent Filter / $120

As soon as you step onto a vessel, it’s the first thing you notice — the smell. Most boa ...


Behind the Wheel

Behind the Wheel

Polyurethane Destroyer Wheel / $90.39-$95.68

Captains can keep a steady hand at the helm with Schmitt and Ongaro’s Polyurethane Destroyer W ...


Sea Glow

Sea Glow

Underwater Drain Plug Light / $199.95

A sure and steady beam can illuminate a vessel of any size. Hurley Marine’s LED Drain Plug Lig ...


I just got a great deal on a trawler that came with a small dingy and 1995 2 hp Evinrude. I cleaned ...

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How good are computer diagnostics?

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Barbecuing: Gas or Charcoal?

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I’m getting ready to sell my boat. It has a DSC radio that I’ve registered with the FCC. ...

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How long should engines be run before leaving the dock and while cooling down back at the dock?

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Hull Inspection

Hull Inspection

Whether you are putting your boat in the boatyard to repaint the bottom this spring or launching it ...

Solid Power Connection for Fire Safety

Solid Power Connection for Fire Safety

As pleasureboats have become more complex, onboard electrical safety has become more important. Alth ...

Banking Power

Banking Power

If your boats house batteries seem to run down very quickly, or if you have to recharge them more th ...

Too Much Is Never Enough

Many boaters use their boat during their season and then leave it for many months. The question aris ...

You and Your Exhaust System

You and Your Exhaust System

Marine exhaust systems for inboard engines can be divided into two basic types: dry and wet exhausts ...

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