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May 25, 2020 at 9:00 am
Keeping your boat clean and looking good isn’t just a matter of pure vanity, it’s also an important part of basic boat maintenance—knowing how to clean a boat is imperative for […]
Safe Boating During COVID-19
May 18, 2020 at 2:39 pm
Boating safety is always—always—a critical consideration whenever you push off the dock, but with all the recent issues regarding COVID-19, many people are wondering if boating is considered a safe social distancing […]
May 4, 2020 at 4:01 pm
Successfully launching a boat for the first time is an exciting experience for any new boat owner. After you learn how to properly launch a boat, you’ll be able to […]
outboards
March 25, 2020 at 10:59 pm
By BoatTEST.com We’ve all seen the boat yard’s trusty barge moving boats and get around powered by an old, small outboard engine. They’ll run a long time if treated right. […]
dog boating
March 25, 2020 at 10:56 pm
By BoatTEST.com But do they still need to take a boating course and have an operator’s license? We’re told that we can’t bring dogs on beaches, into stores or restaurants. […]
VHF radio
March 25, 2020 at 10:53 pm
A VHF radio is a critical piece of safety equipment that should be on board every powerboat, and knowing how to use it could save the life of you and your passengers, so […]
Fall Gear
March 25, 2020 at 10:51 pm
Autumn has arrived, but there’s still plenty of boating season left. Here’s a selection of gear to enhance your safety, comfort, and fun — afloat and ashore. Small But Mighty […]
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March 25, 2020 at 10:50 pm
By BoatTEST.com Frustrating Fasteners. We’ve all been there: you choose the correct socket, wrench, or screwdriver, apply pressure, and… snap! Off comes the head. Broken bolts and screws are a […]
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March 25, 2020 at 9:20 pm
By Boatingmag.com I’ve been in the path of more hurricanes than I recall the names of. A few come to mind: Bob, Georges, Floyd, Isabella, Charley, Frances, Jeanne, Katrina, Wilma […]
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March 25, 2020 at 9:18 pm
By boatus.co Whether setting out for a day, week, or longer, you need a well-stocked first-aid kit on board. Here are the essentials. No matter the type of boating you […]