Boat exhaust

Centek Industries

As spring rolls around each year, thoughts turn to preparation for the upcoming boating season. The experts at Centek Marine say one important system to inspect is the exhaust, which includes hose connections and clamps, fiberglass mufflers ... more

Mar 12, 2018 12:00 AM News

Electric propulsion systems manufacturer Torqeedo has launched its new Ultralight 403C in time for the 2018 boating season. The 403C is a new, longer-running model of Torqeedo’s smallest electric outboard with integrated lithium battery. ... more

Mar 12, 2018 12:00 AM News

Boston Whaler provides the safest, easiest to own, most exciting boats on the water. Since our founding almost 60 years ago, we have conceived and built peerless designs that meet boaters’ diverse and changing needs. ... more

Mar 10, 2018 12:00 AM News

The lowdown on anti-fouling

The Boat Paint Guide

Whether you call it antifoul, antifouling, or antifouling paint, it all amounts to the same function: treatment of a boat's hull with a paint or similar substance designed to prevent fouling. Fouling is the accumulation of microorganisms, ... more

Mar 10, 2018 12:00 AM News

BC Multihull Society invites newcomers

BC Multihull Society

The BC Multihull Society (BCMS) has been in existence since 1969, cruising and racing in the beautiful waters of the Pacific Northwest. Their goal is to promote the use of multihull ships, vessels and boats of every description. ... more

Mar 10, 2018 12:00 AM News

Now in it’s 28th year the BC Yacht Brokers Association (BCYBA) annual Boat Show is about to make a big splash with a planned venue-change and return to Sidney, on Vancouver Island. It’s an exciting development made necessary because of space ... more

Mar 6, 2018 12:00 AM News

Spring-Start-Up-Checklist - Boats

Van Isle Marina

For many boaters, annual preparation and cleaning projects are necessary rites of spring that help prevent problems that could keep them off the water once the season is underway. Prep your boat for the coming season with our Spring Start Up ... more

Mar 6, 2018 12:00 AM News

Download the free Discover Boating Safety app and enter for your chance to win! Contest entry ballot is accessible within the app until September 30, 2018. If you’re a boater in Canada, you will want to download the free Discover Boating Safety app. more

Mar 5, 2018 12:00 AM News

President Trump announced on Thursday a new 25 percent tariff on steel imports and a 10 percent tariff on aluminum imports — a levy that would be in addition to a potential 60 percent tax on imported aluminum sheet that the marine industry has ... more

Mar 2, 2018 12:00 AM News

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Bea Dowd

I once heard that wheels on small boats would some day be as common as outboard engines. I mean, it makes sense with no more fussing with trailers at the ramp, no need for a dock, or no mooring headaches – just drive in and drive out, ... more

Feb 27, 2018 12:00 AM News