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Reasons To Avoid Craigslist Boat Shopping

March 18, 2023

As a boater, it’s natural to want to save some money when shopping for a new vessel. And with online marketplaces like Craigslist, it seems like a convenient and affordable…

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What Makes A Good Marina?

March 12, 2023

A marina is more than just a place to dock your boat. It’s a place where you can relax, socialize, and enjoy the water. But what makes a good marina?…

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Pontoon Boat vs. Deck Boat

March 4, 2023

When it comes to boating, there are many different types of boats to choose from, each with its own set of features and benefits. Two popular options are pontoon boats…

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Boat Launching Guide: How to Launch Your Boat Safely and Easily

February 27, 2023

If you’re a boater, one of the most important skills you need to learn is how to launch your boat. Launching your boat properly can help you avoid accidents, save…

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Important Boating Knots Every Captain Should Know

February 20, 2023

Boating is an exciting activity that allows you to explore the waters, enjoy the beautiful scenery, and spend quality time with family and friends. However, as a captain, it is…

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Types of Boat Motors

February 10, 2023

Boat motors are the essential powerhouse behind any watercraft. From small boats to large yachts, selecting the right type of motor is crucial for a smooth and efficient boating experience.…

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Wakeboard Buyers Guide

February 3, 2023

Wakeboarding is an incredibly fun and exhilarating water sport that’s gaining popularity around the world. Whether you’re a seasoned wakeboarder or a beginner, having the right wakeboard is crucial to…

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How To Trailer A Boat: Towing Guide

January 26, 2023

Trailing a boat can be a daunting task for boat owners, especially for those who are new to boating. Whether you’re transporting your boat to a lake or moving it…

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Marine Navigation Lights: The Complete Guide

January 20, 2023

Navigating the open waters can be a thrilling experience, but it is also a responsibility that requires preparation and knowledge. A crucial aspect of safe boating is the use of…

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How to Prevent Your Boat Motor from Freezing: A Guide for Boat Owners

January 11, 2023

Winter weather can be challenging for boat owners, especially if they are not prepared to protect their boats and engines. Boat motors are particularly vulnerable to freezing, which can cause…

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