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Winterize your boat in Florida? YES!

In Florida, unlike our neighbors to the north, we enjoy year-round boating. For those of us in Northwest Florida, yes it is in the central time zone, we need to winterize our boats. Making the necessary preparations for your boat is one of the best things you can do to protect your investment. In addition to that, make sure she is turn-key ready for another season! To truly winterize your boat you need to do more than add some fuel stabilizer, dr... Read More

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Now is the time to shop for parts!

Coming soon! On Friday, November 20 and Saturday, November 21, we will be having a HUGE boat parts liquidation sale! Come see us Friday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. Come see us Saturday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Over $50K in parts will be offered for at least 50% off! Here are just a few of the brands to be offered: Volvo Penta, Yamaha, Mercruiser, Suzuki, Honda, Chaparral, Robalo, Carolina Skiff, Bennington, Cape Horn, and so much more! For mor... Read More

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It’s That Time Again!

Your boat has sat in the yard all winter and now it's time to go to the water! Do yourself a big favor, check your trailer. First, it's tires and wheels. Check the air pressure, it is bound to be low after sitting all winter and low tires are hard to pull.  They also build heat and that is not good, so air them up. Check your wheel nuts so you don't wobble your way down the road. Hook it all up to your vehicle and see that your lights are a... Read More

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How will the test panel look after 2 weeks in the water?

If you recall our test methodology, the drill is to remove the test panel and blast it with the hose once or twice a week. This simulates the “washing action” a boat hull receives in use. Then I thought: “Folks take vacations; weather can cancel plans; your third cousin gets married. ... Life happens, and sometimes we just can’t go boating. What happens if I let the panel sit for two weeks, basically inviting marine life to come on in ... Read More

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Prepare Your Boat for Winter

It's that time of year again where it is important to begin thinking about preparing your boat for winter!   Winterization is important because it protects your boat from the harsh conditions of the season, such as strong winds, low temperatures, and snow. By setting aside the time to winterize, you are protecting your favorite investment - your boat! There are many steps to the winterization process and the more technical preparati... Read More

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