Boat Painting Tips

boat painting

Summer is here. Your boat is still on the trailer in the back yard. Or on stands in the boat yard. You're staring at the topsides. They're dingy and faded … [Read more...]

VHF Radio Know-How Can Save Your Life

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Back in the day, a boat with a VHF radio on board had to have an FCC license, and anyone who used the radio was required to use the boat’s call sign … [Read more...]

Grady-White Freedom 192: Good Thinking

Grady-White 192 Freedom

There’s a reason why Grady-White stays at the top of the charts, as this versatile, well-planned little Freedom 192 demonstrates. It's a 19-foot dual-console … [Read more...]

Pontoon Boat Roundup

Cypress Cay LE250

People who do their boating on lakes and other inland bodies of water have long known something that coastal boaters have only recently begun to find out: … [Read more...]

Gelcoat Maintenance: Time to Shine

After the hard work of restoring and shining your gelcoat, you can stand back and be proud. The topsides are protected and looking good.

Like a lot of other boaters all over the country, especially the northern parts, we're itching to get on the water this summer, and we're collecting the … [Read more...]

Buying a Boat? Where Will You Keep It?

Rack storage can be efficient and cost-effective. Make sure the operators are responsive to haul and launch requests..

Boatbuying can be accompanied by a sort of weird, narrow-focus fever, and it’s common for fever-bright buyers to get way down the purchase path without … [Read more...]