July 30, 2012
Boat Test Monday

Boat Test Monday: Berkshire 223SLX Premium BP3

It's Boat Test Monday! Every year, we meet up with some of the top manufactures in the pontoon and deck boat world to test their newest models. All of
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July 27, 2012
News

Address those steering problems early

Despite the widespread use of hydraulic steering, its maintenance is often overlooked until a problem develops. Boat owners may not always take the ti
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July 23, 2012
Boat Test Monday

Boat Test Monday: Tahoe Sierra 2585 RC Elite

It's Boat Test Monday! Every year, we meet up with some of the top manufactures in the pontoon and deck boat world to test their newest models. All of
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July 20, 2012
Feature

Install Bimini Tops Made Easy

The proper bimini hinges can provide boat owners a simple way to install and remove bimini tops. Accon Marine's 410 Quick Release Bimini Hinges offer
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July 16, 2012
Boat Test Monday

Boat Test Monday: Hurricane SunDeck 2400 OB

It's Boat Test Monday! Every year, we meet up with some of the top manufactures in the pontoon and deck boat world to test their newest models. All of
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July 14, 2012
News

Stainless prop a good fit for smaller boats

Pontoon owners looking for high performance can check out the stainless steel Express Propellers from Turning Point Propellers that are designed for 4
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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A Shotgun Marriage?: Ethanol and old Outboards

Ever since E10 gasoline (gas containing 10 percent ethanol) became widely available several years ago, the nation's largest recreational boat owners g
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Backup Camera: Americam

I tow a lot so I just couldn't resist adding a backup camera to my truck; at least that's how I was able to justify it to my wife.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Gini McKain

Celebrating America: Holiday Fun on Don Pedro

It's all about the kids, family and friends on this Fourth of July weekend-all ten of them for the Dickey family.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Dan Armitage

Cruising to Kelleys: Lake Erie Island Homecoming

To my surprise, the dreaded pounding never surfaced, nor did any spray breach the beam.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Roy Sparks

Docking Line: Buoyrope

The hardest part about this BuoyRope is describing what the main use really is.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Katie Burke

King Compromise: A Family Boat with a Heart for Fishing

Coming to a mutual agreement on a new boat can sometimes be a difficult thing for a couple.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Survinng Generations: 50-Year-Old 'Toon Discovered in Arkansas

When Aloha Pontoons, a widely respected name in boat manufacturing, held a contest to find the oldest Aloha in existence, it is doubtful anyone expect
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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The Hull Truth: A Look at What's Below Our Decks

Nautical history has great tales of people powering boats with only wind or handmade oars; some evidence dates these stories back to B.C. times.
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July 12, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Yamaha Invades Monroes: A Lesson in Dependibility

As media, we often get the early jump on boat models being released, significant changes being made, as well as the opportunity to test engines that m
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Bart's Reaches Milestone: Showroom reflects original farmhouse

Bart's Water Sports began in 1972 in North Webster, Ind., in an old farmhouse on the edge of town.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Cayman Pontoons: A cross between adventure and relaxation

The Cypress Cay Cayman will awe you with its stylish lines and blend of functionality and flair.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Feel The TREMOR

AIRHEAD TREMOR's unique wrap-around horseshoe shape is shaking up the tubing world!
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Forum Member Spotlight:BigKahuna: BigKahuna

Our forums are a great place to meet new people who enjoy the same passion that you do.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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From the Forums: Excerpts from recent PDB forum exchanges at www.pdbmagazine.com A Newbie Needs Our Help

Most of you can probably remember your first `toon: all the information that went into making sure it was the right model for you, and how it made you
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Dan Armitage

Hot Surface Action

We had nudged the family `toon atop the gradually sloping shale bank of the inland reservoir, selecting the secluded spot for a mid summer cookout on
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Livin'n On The Edge

The ability to stay put when necessary is an important aspect of boating.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Marine Bluetooth Receiver

The latest stereo to join the Milennia brand, Prospec Electronics introduces the MILPRV21.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Mirror Design Improves Vision And Safety

Boaters with a water skier or wake boarder behind them can now keep an eye on them without having to look away from where they're headed, thanks to a
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Online PDB Poll Results All Water Toys

Towables seem to be a favorite among pontoon and deck boat owners, but what other water toys are popular?
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Outboard Coverage

Progressive Insurance recently introduced a new coverage for boaters called Propulsion Plus.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Remembering Harold Schrock: Boating industry leader dies at the age of 97

Harold A. Schrock, a true pioneer and industry, passed away on May 12, 2012 at his home in Syracuse, Ind.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Sea Tow Launches Free Mobile App

Sea Tow Services International, Inc., the world's leading professional marine assistance organization, announces the launch of the Sea Tow App.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Stay On The Water: Don't let a cast slow you down

Breaking an arm or a leg is a terrible experience to say the least.
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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The Paddleboard Craze

What's SUP?
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July 11, 2012| Published in the July 2012 issue
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Brady L. Kay

When The Hero Needs A Hero

I wouldn't call it a guilty pleasure because after all I am helping other people, but when I'm on the water I love to be the hero to someone in need.
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July 09, 2012
Boat Test Monday

Boat Test Monday: Monsoon Cyclone 20

It's Boat Test Monday! Here is our review of this 2012 model. Every year, we meet up with some of the top manufactures in the pontoon and deck boat wo
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July 05, 2012
PDB Tested
Brady L. Kay

PDB Tested: Wrangler Rugged Wear

First of all, if you name your clothing line "rugged wear," it better be tough enough to withstand the use and abuse that most outdoorsman tend to dis
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July 03, 2012
News

4th of July boating tips

Planning on spending the day on the water? Sounds like fun. But keep safety a number one priority for you and those around you. There are a few things
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