• Look Ma, No Knot!

    August 31, 2012
    News
    The unique and patented design of the ZipDock allows boaters of all experience levels to quickly and easily secure their boats to pier posts without t
  • Go Wireless with the new iBall camera hitch

    August 29, 2012
    News
    Back up, get out, look. Back up again, get out again, look again. Anyone who has ever tried to hook up a boat trailer by himself will appreciate this
  • Boat Test Monday: SunChaser 8522 LR

    August 27, 2012
    Boat Test Monday
    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
  • Boat Test Monday: South Bay 925 Sport

    August 20, 2012
    Boat Test Monday
    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
  • MerCruiser Dependability

    August 18, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Innovation is a large part of what makes Mercury Marine unique.
  • Polishing Your Pontoons

    August 18, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    As the proud owner of two pontoons, a Manitou and a Premier, you might say I've had a little experience in the art of do-it-yourself polishing when it
  • Product Test: Leather Flippa Ecotread

    August 18, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Before escaping the office for a summer boat show, I went in search for a pair of flip flops that would be both professional looking as well as comfy.
  • Product Test: Swedish Fireknife

    August 18, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Roy Sparks
    One question: where was this knife when I was a Boy Scout!?
  • Triplets On Shelbyville

    August 17, 2012
    News
    I admit I didn't know what I was getting into when I accepted an offer to take a ride on Brad Rowland's South Bay pontoon boat at the Shootout last fa
  • Be Heard!

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Falcon Safety Products, one of the leading manufacturers of safety, sport and marine signal horns, recently introduced new packaging for its Marine Ho
  • Boating Checkpoints

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Katie Burke
    Trust me when I say that PDB editor Brady Kay is glad he told me via email instead of face-to-face that I was taking over this column.
  • BRP To Begin Testing Next Generation Biofuel

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    BRP recently began a program to test butanol-extended fuel in a variety of recreational marine engines for Argonne National Laboratory, in collaborati
  • Could This be the Future?

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    In the movie trilogy Back to the Future that began in 1985 staring Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd, it predicted we'd all be flying around in car
  • Forum Member Spotlight :cwag911

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Meet cwag911, a valued forum member since 2006.
  • From the Forums

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Knowing what speed your boat is capable of and actually getting there can be two different things.
  • From the Solid Hull On Up

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Katie Burke
    For a test boat to show up with only one option installed on it, that's a pretty rare thing.
  • Gaining An Edge

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Hunters of practically any game, furred or feathered, know that most animals are creatures of edges.
  • Pontoon Boats in the Spotlight

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Brady L. Kay
    Why would anyone buy a pontoon boat when all you need to build one yourself is a piece of plywood and a few 55-gallon drums?
  • Premier On The Parade Route

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    We were having so much fun around here that we put the paddle in not once, but twice in our June issue.
  • Protect Your Smaller Outboards

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    The new Blackfin Blade Saver from manufacturer Regarding the Outdoors is specially designed to protect propellers on outboard motors less than 70hp fr
  • Rock Your Boat

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Clarion is a well-known market leader in marine waterproof audio electronics.
  • The Big 3

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Mercury Marine was the only marine engine manufacturer to receive three "Best Buy" outboard designations from Consumer Digest.
  • The Gold Standard

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    For long life and durability, navigation lights must be rugged enough to stand up to the elements.
  • Value-Driven

    August 16, 2012 Published in the August 2012 issue
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    Katie Burke
    The most valuable part of any boat is the memories that go into building a life on it.
  • West Marine Green Product of the Year Contest

    August 15, 2012
    News
    West Marineis proud to announce that it is accepting applications for its fourth annual Green Product of the Year Award. Through the award, West Marin
  • Boat Test Monday: Hampton 2485 XLT

    August 13, 2012
    Boat Test Monday
    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
  • Boat Test Monday: Qwest Adventure 7516 Cruise Deluxe

    August 06, 2012
    Boat Test Monday
    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
  • New pontoon line announced

    August 06, 2012
    News
    Another positive sign in the pontoon industry has come about. Northport Marine, the Gillett, Wis., manufacturer of MirroCraft boats, is entering the p
  • Marina Profile: Lake Raystown Resort, Lodge & Conference Center

    August 03, 2012
    News
    Set in rustic Pennsylvania, Lake Raystown Resort is the perfect getaway for those of us who need a break from the everyday rat race. "Of course, when
  • Say Y.E.S. and Go Boating from Yamaha

    August 01, 2012
    News
    A new promotion designed to give boaters a great reason to buy before the end of the season was announced by Yamaha Marine. The "Say Y.E.S. and Go Boa