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12 Tips for Preparing for Emergencies on the Water

Boating enthusiasts, fishermen, and the yachting community share a special love for the open ocean, where the thrill of adventure and the shimmer of the sea are unparalleled. However, as beautiful as the water can be, it is also an unpredictable force that demands respect and preparedness. No vessel is...
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How to Get WiFi on Your Boat: Stay Connected While You Set Sail

In the modern age, the allure of the open water doesn't mean disconnecting from the digital world. Whether you're out on a fishing expedition, taking a leisurely cruise, or participating in saltwater recreation, the ability to access the internet on your boat is more than just a luxury – it's...
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A Guide to Saving Fuel with Your Boat

Owning a boat is one of life's great pleasures. The wind in your hair, the sun on your face, and the call of the open sea can bring unparalleled freedom and joy. But for the savvy boat owner, the cost of fuel can sometimes cast a shadow over these otherwise...
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Boat Terminology: Words You Should Know

If you own a boat, then you’re probably already aware of some basic boat terminology. You may have already discovered that knowing the right words can help you avoid confusion while communicating with your crew or when purchasing new equipment for your boat. Boating terminology can be overwhelming, but, in...
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Mastering the Art of Docking in 8 Steps

Docking a boat can be a challenging task, especially for new boat owners. However, with the right techniques and skills, you can easily maneuver your boat in and out of the dock like a pro. In this blog post, we will guide you through mastering the art of docking with...
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Navigating Different Weather Conditions on the Sea

As boat owners, the sea is both our playground and our nemesis. While it can provide us with a great sense of freedom and adventure, it can also unleash some of the most treacherous and unpredictable weather conditions. As such, it is imperative to know how to navigate through different...
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Best Boating and Fishing Apps for 2024

With modern advancements in technology, boating and fishing enthusiasts have access to a wider range of convenient and useful apps than ever before. These new technologies enhance the experience and make it easier to navigate the waters. In this blog post, we will cover some of the best boating and...
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The Best Water Toys for Your Boat

There's nothing quite like a day out on the water, and having some fun water toys can elevate the experience. But with so many options available on the market, it can be difficult to know where to start. That's why we've put together a list of the best water toys...
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The Rise of Women in Boating: A New Trend to Watch Out For

Over the past few years, more and more women have been taking up boating as a hobby or a profession. Between 2017 and 2023, the number of women browsing for boats increased by an enormous 246%. From recreational boating to industry leadership roles, women are making a significant impact in...
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Tips for Removing Barnacles from a Boat

Barnacles are stubborn sea creatures that stick onto boat hulls and can cause drag, reduce fuel efficiency, and potentially even damage your boat, which is why they are important to remove when possible. In this blog, we will look at tips for removing barnacles from a boat to keep your...
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Our Big Guide to Dock Bumpers and Fenders

Dock bumpers and fenders are important pieces of equipment for those who own boats. These tools work by protecting your boat from the dock and collisions that might otherwise cause the boat some damage. In this guide, we will look at everything you need to know about dock bumpers and...
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How to Choose the Right Dock Lights

Dock lighting is one of those things that not only adds to the functionality of your dock but also the aesthetics. Adding lighting may also help ensure other boats don’t collide with your dock in low light conditions. In this blog, we will look at dock lighting ideas, the importance...
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Mastering Nighttime Navigation: Boating at Night

Boating at night can be an awesome experience, but also one that can make even seasoned sailors nervous. There are a lot of things you need to know about nighttime navigation to make sure you aren’t stuck in dangerous or uncomfortable situations. In this blog, we will look at boating...
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How to Clean a Boat Hull and Bilge

Cleaning the boat's hull and bilge is just a part of owning one, but knowing how to do it the right way is important not only for the boat but the environment, too. Proper maintenance ensures an enjoyable experience for everyone. In this blog, we will look at how to...
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Should You Clean Your Anchor Rope?

Anchor ropes can easily become damaged by the elements, so looking for ways to keep your rope safe and clean is key. Some issues anchor rope can face are saltwater, sand, or the sun; each of these will cause the rope to break down until it is brittle, weak, and...
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