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New Prout 50 Catamaran
Celebrity Yachting will be introducing the Prout 50 in Miami and I can’t wait to get aboard.  At first look, the P50 looks like a comfortable blue water cruiser with accommodations for up to 8.  Built in China ...
Zip Dry by Watershed
Dry bags aren’t new, but heavy duty, purpose-built dry bags sure are something to talk about.  Watershed out of North Carolina has just introduced its ZipDry® Largo Tote dry bag and computer carrying case for your laptop so you can ...
Boye Cobalt Knives
You can never have enough buckets or knives on a boat.  (More on the buckets in a future post).  The Boye cobalt series features folding knives that are lightweight (2 ounces), fast sharpening and small enough to carry anytime and ...
5 Safe Boating Tips
This past summer was another busy boating season in which thousands of stranded boaters needed towing or other assistance. I used to work for Vessel Assist, a nationwide on-the-water towing service that was bought by TowBoat US in 2003.  Here ...
Traveler and Oceanic Medical Kits
A med kit is essential on a boat and you can get kits from the most basic to fairly advanced from a variety of sources.  Here are two that take a different approach and bring you far beyond Bandaids and ...
Samaritan AED
Approximately 400,000 people are impacted by sudden cardiac arrest each year in the US.  Good CPR training has heightened survival rates in most metropolitan areas where emergency medical services can be activated and on the scene within minutes, but chest ...
Colligo Emergency Shroud Kit
Here's an idea that's head-smackingly simple but a terrific alternative to carrying traditional shroud or stay replacement materials on a long passage.  What are you going to do if you lose a a stay or shroud?  To date, that has meant storing ...
Contoure Microwave Convection Oven
If you’ve spent any time in galleys on big powerboats or in RVs you’ve probably seen large combination microwave convection ovens that seem like they’d be very handy since they do double duty.  The problem is they’re big and therefore ...
Bavaria Cruiser 45 Preview
It’s good to see boat builders finally bringing out new designs after a year of apprehension regarding the new boat market.  German builder Bavaria is joining the introductions with their new Cruiser 45, designed to fill the middle market between ...
Pila Flashlights
When cruising, it seems there are never enough flashlights on hand or they are not necessarily the right ones for the job.  But Pila lights by Permalight of China is introducing a modular design that comes in handy when you ...

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