An unprepared boat will likely break free In our experience, a boat’s success in weathering a storm is dependent 50% upon luck, and 50% upon the skipper’s preparation. This is especially true for boats at anchor or at a mooring, where a marina’s infrastructure can do little to help once... Continue reading
Each State legislative session, some legislator is convinced to file a bill trying to change the boat excise tax system, in ways which actually reduce revenues for the Commonwealth by discouraging boaters from coming here, staying here or even storing and repairing their boats here. Who wants this bill? A small subset of the Massachusetts... Continue reading
Raymarine is celebrating the award-winning Evolution Autopilot Systems by giving you the chance to win one! Evolution continues to impress the experts, being honoured with both the IBEX Innovation Award and the NMEA New Technology Award in recognition of its innovative design and features, simple installation and easy set-up. Plus, an... Continue reading
We've knocked around the idea of repowering our launch with an electric motor for some time now. As a result, we've accumulated a lot of research and we're really impressed with the Elco AC induction motors. So impressed that we've decided to sell and install them as authorized dealers. The... Continue reading
If you're considering an electronics update or upgrade for your sailboat, you should check out the new offering from B&G. The Zeus Touch (6.4 inch, 8 inch or 12-inch display) offers outstanding sailing-specific navigation features with an intuitive touch-led interface. The SailSteer sail navigation screen shows Heading and COG, Current Layline, Calculated... Continue reading
New England Boating / Boating Local posted this video on fishing last year's Buzzards Bay May striper run. It's only weeks away ....
Navionics Boating is an accurate, easy-to-use app for your iPad, iPhone or Android device that is a perfect backup for your on-board navigation equipment. The app allows you to set routes and waypoints and plan your trip at home, then carry it all on board for the trip. You have... Continue reading