Painting and protecting your boat hull features a story on picking the right bottom paint for your boat to protect the hull from underwater growth.Bottom paints differ in cost … [Read more...]

A checklist for boating season

As the weather warms up and the boating season begins, The Daily Herald features a handy checklist getting your boat ready. Tip include how to take your … [Read more...]

The Octopus yacht arrives in Shanghai

The Shanghai Daily reports on the arrival of the The Octopus, a 127-meter-long yacht owned by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.The Octopus features extras … [Read more...]

A look at the Galactica Yacht features a profile of the Galactica Yacht, built by Heesen yachts.The Galactica is a 164-foot semi displacement vessel, featuring a cruising … [Read more...]

Yacht launched after 30 years of work

The Herald Online in South Africa reports on the 30 years it took for a father and son to build a boat.John Lochhead and his father started working on … [Read more...]

Garmin purchases boat autopilot company

The Kansas City Star Reports that GPS manufacturer Garmin Ltd is buying Nautamatic Marine Systems, an Oregon based company that builds autopilot systems … [Read more...]

Using a bowling pin to catch the big fish

Can use use a bowling pin to catch fish? According to an article on, you can.If you paint and cut a bowling pin the right way, you can … [Read more...]

The “anti-Buffett bill” might restrict boat music volume levels

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What kind of music goes with boating? Do you play rock and roll, hip-hop, or do you just like the sound of the engine and the water?If you are boating … [Read more...]

The worlds biggest private yacht is under construction

Looking for a boat that has seven decks worth of space, 15 staterooms, room for a helicopter or two, and can carry your own private submarine? All this … [Read more...]

Cleaning up boat polution with new engines

As the popularity of boating and number of boats has increased, so has the problem of boat pollution. A story in the Kansas City InfoZine reports challenge … [Read more...]