Ed Sherman

Wing Nuts Be Gone!
If you've read any of my earlier posts you may be getting the idea that I'm kind of a nut for details. I am, and details can make the difference between trouble-free boating or a never ending string of "surprises". ...
GPS Done Wrong
Last night I spent a little time looking over my latest book Advanced Marine Electrics and Electronics Troubleshooting and one of the photos reminded me of a funny time I had on a sailing trip near Annapolis, Maryland. We were ...
Has Your Boat Bitten You Yet?
One of the tasks I've enjoyed over the last few years is my role as a judge for Cruising World Magazine's Boat Of The Year contest. A lot of folks not familiar with how CW conducts this contest think that ...
The Fusionator Truly Marine Stereo
I'm still poring over all of the new information I received while attending the Miami Boat Show several weeks ago. One thing that caught my eye on the electronics end is Fusion's new MS-RA200 marine stereo radio. It caught my ...
Are you booted?
I'm not talking about foul weather boots or your car being illegally parked, or your computer running here, I'm talking about some very important electrical terminals on your engine. In the photo above ...
Keeping Tabs On Things
Today I took a short stroll through the boat yard and snapped the photo of a trim tab you see below. It made me think back to an article I posted here back in December entitled Rust Never Sleeps. That article ...
Mechanical Safety Tip of The Week
As I cruised through the Miami Boat Show last week I spent a lot of time looking at very fine details on a lot of boats. One of the thoughts that always enters my mind when I look at ...
13 NewYamaha Outboards Change Everything
Of all the engines I looked at while at the Miami Boat Show, Yamaha really stood out front this year. They've introduced not one, not two but thirteen new outboards for the 2010 model year and I must say they ...
New IMC Battery Charger From Charles
Today's visit to the Miami Boat Show brought yet another home run in. Charles Industries has introduced a new series of battery chargers that changes everything, their new IMC series, shown below:...
Paneltronics Hits A Home Run
After my tour of the Miami Boat Show yesterday I didn't have much trouble identifying what my personal home run for the day was it terms of a product that's really needed and will be a useful addition to a ...

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Are you booted?
Are you booted? - February 18th 2010