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Safety Gear: Cobham Survivor+ Inflatable PFD/Liferaft


I always enjoy attending the Pacific Marine Expo in Seattle, a commercial marine show, because it often serves as a glimpse into the future of recreational boating. This year I discovered that “the future is now” when I walked by the small unassuming display of…

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Gift Guide: ACR CStrobe H2O [NEW]

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Safety gear is important because it gives us peace of mind.  The ACR CStrobe H20 is a unique LED beacon light that can be attached to a PFD.  It can be activated manually or when it is set to “armed” mode it will automatically activate…

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Docklines: preparing for winter storms

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For those of us whose boats winter over in the water, one thing we must always be prepared for is the arrival of winter storms.  From Hurricanes along the SE coast to the blustery squalls of the Pacific Northwest, the winter storm season is upon…

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