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Listening to the sounds of the water flowing as your boat cruising on the lake or any water surfaces in the world can be truly enjoying. It is just like the sounds of nature especially when you listen to the water splashing along the sides of your boat. To certain people, this enjoyment represents lots of meaning to them such as; freedom, meditations with the surroundings elements of nature, freeing their mind from their daily works pressures, the curiosity of discovering the new places and lots more.
The Airhead Big Mable is a chariot-style boat towable guaranteed to make memories. This 2 person towable tube is a member of the best-selling Mable family, this 2 person towable tube features EVA foam seating pads, cushioned side walls, and a supportive backrest for top-notch comfort and safety. Also much lighter compared to it's bigger rivals.
Owners whose boats have 50A 125/250V electrical systems will spend the night in the dark if they cruise to a marina that only offers 30A 125V service. But not if they have the YQ230 Intelligent Y Adapter from Hubbell Marine. The innovative device rectifies electrical mismatches by plugging into two 30A pedestal outlets to provide safe, correct and full power to the vessel.
The big problems and big a headache can occur when pesty zippers and snaps stick, even when cleaned forcing them can accidentally rip the surrounding fabric, especially if it's old or has shrunk. The solution is to grab the Snap Stick from Shurhold. Fast and easy to apply, it provides long-lasting lubrication that allows hardware to perform like new.
Made in the USA, Snap Stick is non-toxic and biodegradable, and won't harm fabric or solid surfaces. It's ideal for metal and plastic zippers, snaps, hinges and other small marine hardware.
Mercury Marine announces new vision with its Avator™ electric outboard concept
MIAMI (Feb. 16, 2022) — Mercury Marine, a division of Brunswick Corporation (NYSE: BC), has announced its Avator™ electric outboard concept, representing Mercury’s next step in marine innovation, advanced technology, and engineering. The electric outboard concept will be on display for the first time during the 2022 Miami International Boat Show and is progressing the company toward the formal release of electric outboard products later in 2022 and 2023.