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  • Five Long Sleeve UV Fishing Shirts to Wear While Boating

    Imagine this: You’re heading out on a fishing trip, and you’re looking forward to reeling in your next trophy fish. You lather up with sunscreen, b...
  • Five of the Best Florida Boat Shows to Attend in 2021

    Boat shows are a great place to connect with other boaters and professionals in the industry,  check out the latest technology, and – most importan...
  • The Best Boat Deck Shoes for Slippery Decks

    No matter what kind of boat you’re setting sail on, you can expect some amount of water to get on the deck – whether from fishing, swimming, or wav...
  • What Degree Rod Holder Do I Need for My Boat?

    When you’re adding rod holders to your boat, what kind you get and where you place them differs based on the type of fishing you plan on doing. The...
  • How to Install A Dredge Boom on Your Boat to Catch Bigger Fish

    When you want to increase the productivity of your trolling speed – and bring in bigger fish – try fishing with a dredge boom. This boating accesso...
  • Choosing The Right Boat Hinges and Latches For Your Boat

    If you're like most new boat owners, you're looking forward to spending many happy hours on the water, and naturally, you plan on taking the best p...
  • Wahoo Fishing Tackle For Your Charter

    Wahoo is a fish prized by sports fishermen found in tropical and semi-tropical waters. As a fast fish that puts up a good fight once caught on the ...
  • How to Rig a Fishing Outrigger to Your Center Console Boat

    While there are many types of fishing boats on the market, center consoles are some of the most common. Center console boats feature a steering sta...
  • Why Are Boat Steering Wheels on the Right Side?

    If you’re like most people who are just beginning their adventure with recreational boating, you may be wondering why steering wheels on boats in North America aren’t placed on the left side. After all, cars, buses, and other road vehicles have steering wheels on the left side, so it only makes sense that boats should, too.
  • Where to Mount Rod Holders on a Boat

    Every fisherman knows that it isn't always possible to keep their hands on their rod at all times—after all, boats need to be steered, hooks need to be baited, and sandwiches need to be eaten. If you're like most fishermen, you already know that the moment you set your rod down to attend to something else is when the fish are most likely to bite.
  • Where to Mount Boat Cleats

    Otherwise referred to as mooring clears, boat cleats are fixtures that are used to secure vessels to docks. Ideally, cleats should be sturdy, resistant to corrosion, and securely positioned on areas of the boat that offer optimal functionality.
  • What Supplies Do I Need for My New Boat?

    Few things are more exciting than buying a new boat – except for taking it out on the water for a fishing trip for the first time. However, if you want to have the best possible experience, it's important that your new boat is properly outfitted before heading out.