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Comments Off on Mast Up or Mast Down Winter Storage? Our Tips.

Mast Up or Mast Down Winter Storage? Our Tips.

Our recommendation: Remove the mast every three years unless circumstances require more frequent mast-down storage. Mast-up storage can save many hours in dismantling and reassembling rigging and electrical wiring. Since mast-up storage is quicker and a lot less work, total annual hauling and storage expenses are usually somewhat less compared... Continue reading
Comments Off on So Your Boat Has Trim Tabs?  Some Tips on How to Use Them Most Effectively.

So Your Boat Has Trim Tabs?  Some Tips on How to Use Them Most Effectively.

A trim tab presses down on the water coming off the transom, lifting that side of the boat — effectively changing the running surface to suit changing conditions.  Independently controlled trim tabs compensate for differing loads and hold the boat’s attitude in crosswinds or crossing seas, easing the captain’s job... Continue reading
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THE KINGMAN COMMUNITY CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE!  PLEASE HELP US TO HELP OUR LOCAL COAST GUARD SERVICEMEN AND WOMEN!

“As a lifelong boater, I can’t think of anything more frightening than being far away from shore in a disabled boat.  I hope you’re never faced with an emergency on the water, but if you are I can guarantee you’ll never forget the relief you feel the moment you see... Continue reading