• How Much In Funding?

    August 31, 2018
    Feature
    To help further growth in the Canadian recreational boating industry, the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) Canada announced it received $114,773 in funding.
  • Staying In ’Toon: Model Shoot

    August 29, 2018 Published in the September 2018 issue
    Feature
    Scott “Sky” Smith
    While we were attending the local DSM Magazine new issue release party, one of the editors asked if my pontoon boat was available. My first thought was why would a local artsy fashion magazine need to use my `toon?
  • What Are Nebos?

    August 28, 2018
    Feature
    While browsing through some Kickstarter pages we came across one that we felt deserved a shout out. It's called Nebos Ultralights and it's basically a very lightweight and portable sandal.
  • NMMA Certification Explained

    August 28, 2018
    Feature, Multimedia
    NMMA's Robert Newsome discusses how NMMA Certification goes above and beyond standards set by the U.S. Coast Guard.
  • Tahoe 2385 Cascade RJ

    August 27, 2018
    Feature
    Factoring in the fit and finish, color, style lines and overall design, we were very impressed with the cohesiveness of this Cascade model.
  • A Proclivity For Excellence

    August 26, 2018
    Feature
    Bonus photos from the Spotlight feature on the Crest II 250 SLC that ran in the September issue of PDB magazine.
  • Labor Day Getaway

    August 25, 2018
    Feature
    Bonus pics from our September Better Boater column.
  • Safety Tips For Labor Day Weekend

    August 25, 2018
    Feature
    The Safe Boating Campaign, a worldwide effort focused on responsible boating led by the National Safe Boating Council, shares important boating safety tips for boaters to make the most of Labor Day weekend.
  • A Malibu Pontoon?

    August 24, 2018
    Feature
    While the decision of whether to grow Pursuit’s product line in length or even types of boats is still being evaluated, it’s the Malibu side of things that has those in the pontoon industry most intrigued.
  • September Reader Submission

    August 23, 2018
    Feature
    Tom Chamberlain from Illinois posted this bird’s-eye view pic to show a different angle of how we enjoy spending our summers.
  • The Family Pleaser

    August 22, 2018
    Feature
    Bonus photos from the TAHOE 1950 that ran in the September issue of PDB.
  • Veranda Is Expanding

    August 22, 2018
    Feature
    Veranda Luxury Pontoons announces the purchase of a 377,000 square-foot manufacturing facility, formerly General Cable plant in Hot Spring County, Ark.
  • South Bay 925 Sport RS9 DC 3.0 +

    August 20, 2018
    Feature
    It has a very updated and modern feel to it and words like “dream boat” came to mind as we went in for a closer look.
  • Snap-Tool Multi-Key: PDB TESTED No. 226

    August 17, 2018
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    The latest product from Davis Instruments has earned too many awards to ignore.
  • Meet This Enchanting 2018 Crest Model

    Web Exclusive August 16, 2018
    Multimedia, Feature
    Fun colors, classic amenities, what's not to love about Crest's 2018 Calypso?
  • NauticStar 193 SC

    August 13, 2018
    Feature
    If you did a double take after first seeing the price as tested, believe me, you’re not alone.
  • Potentially Catastrophic

    Web Exclusive August 10, 2018
    Feature
    Patrick Armitage
    Doing some online research I found that these were symptoms of a bad voltage regulator.
  • Speak Up Now Against Harmful E15 Fuel

    August 09, 2018
    Feature
    Boaters need a safe supply of approved E10 and ethanol-free gasoline and the time is now to speak up.
  • Mercury Marine Unveils New Line Of Diesel Engines

    August 09, 2018
    Feature
    Mercury Marine introduced last week at the Sydney Boat Show, a new line of 3.0-liter diesel engines for sterndrive, inboard and water-jet applications, available in 150hp, 230hp and 270hp.
  • Boat-loan Recipients Are Getting Older

    August 08, 2018
    Feature
    Trade Only News
    The majority of people who received boat loans in 2017 — 91 percent — were 45 or older, according to new data from the National Marine Lenders Association.
  • Sneak Peek At Quadratoon

    Web Exclusive August 07, 2018
    Feature
    Check out the Quadratoon now! The possibilities for this unique design are truly endless.
  • SunChaser Classic Cruise 8524 DH Sport

    August 06, 2018
    Feature
    SunChaser goes above and beyond the norm with its newest addition to the 2017 Classic lineup, the Sport model.
  • CreekKooler Floating Cooler

    August 03, 2018 Published in the July 2018 issue
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    Because of its kayak-like hull design, it truly is a great cooler for those times when you bring your kayaks, SUP or tubes along on a boating trip.
  • BREAKING NEWS: BRP To Acquire Manitou

    August 02, 2018
    Feature
    BRP announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Triton Industries, Inc., the leading North American manufacturer of the Manitou pontoon brand.
  • Catalina Pontoons

    August 02, 2018 Published in the July 2017 issue
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    Avalon, Calif., is the only incorporated city on Santa Catalina Island of the California Channel Islands, and the southernmost city in Los Angeles County. It was this beautiful city that led to the name inspiration of the pontoon manufacturer based in Mic
  • Need A Portable Lift?

    August 01, 2018 Published in the July 2018 issue
    Feature
    Brady L. Kay
    With Sea-Legs the two hydraulic lift modules (or Legs) are attached to the bottom of your pontoon so you take the lift with you and one Michigan pontoon owner wishes he would have thought of it first.