Yamaha Recognized Again for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction

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  Yamaha Recognized Again for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction AWARD MARKS COMPANY’S SIXTEENTH CONSECUTIVE IN 2017 Yamaha Marine Group announced today from the Miami International Boat Show® that the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA®) has again recognized Yamaha with a CSI Award for excellence in customer satisfaction in the Outboard Engine category. This year’s award […]

See What’s New with Yamaha Outboards

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  See What’s New with Yamaha Outboards By Craig Lamb Getting to see shiny new boats at a boat show is a given. What’s not is getting to take a test ride, and do it in sunny, warm weather. You can do it all at the 2017 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show®. This year’s […]

Come See Tidewater Boats at Miami’s Favorite Boat Show

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  Come See Tidewater Boats at Miami’s Favorite Boat Show By Craig Lamb Water and boats go together, but you don’t always find both at a boat show. You can now find those and more at the 2017 Progressive Insurance Miami International Boat Show. This year’s event, conveniently scheduled during President’s Day weekend, is Feb. […]

Center Console or Side Console: That is the Question

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  Center Console or Side Console: That is the Question By Capt. Ted Lund Boat owners have a lot of different decisions to make these days, but one of the options they generally don’t think about is whether you should have a center console- or side console-rigged boat. Fortunately, thanks to innovative boat builders like […]

Advance Planning Will Enhance Your Next Fishing Vacation

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  Advance Planning Will Enhance Your Next Fishing Vacation By Capt. Gus Cane Hot summer fishing and vacations go together like hot dogs and watermelon. The action is fast-paced, and it’ s the perfect opportunity to enjoy time on the water with family and friends. To maximize the enjoyment, though, plan ahead to take full advantage […]

How to Build your own Carolina Skiff

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  How to Build your own Carolina Skiff By Craig Lamb The title might be misleading but it’s true. You can build your very own Carolina Skiff. Here’s the best part. You don’t even need all the skills and materials necessary to build a boat with a legacy of 30 years and counting as the […]

Tidewater 252 Adventure CC

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  Tidewater 252 Adventure CC By Craig Lamb A center console boat designed for hardcore offshore fishing without sacrificing luxury features is the unbeatable combination found in the Tidewater 252 CC Adventure. Here’s a preview of how luxury meets performance in a center console rig. Flip out the comfy back rests on the cushioned forward […]

Keep a weather eye with these 5 tips

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  Keep a weather eye with these 5 tips by Craig Lamb Keeping an ear tuned to the latest National Weather Service marine forecast is a given for coastal boaters. Of course, a VHF transceiver or NOAA weather radio aboard your boat provides instant access to current conditions, short term and long-range forecasts.   Carolina Skiff […]

J-Series by Carolina Skiff

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  J-Series by Carolina Skiff By Ted Lund Whether looking for a dinghy, the perfect shallow water fishing boat, the first boat for your kids, new duck boat or a professional workboat, for more than 30 years the boating public has been turning to one of the most trusted names in the industry: Carolina Skiff, […]

180CC Adventure Packs Plenty of Punch in a Small Package

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  180CC Adventure Packs Plenty of Punch in a Small Package By Ted Lund Looking for big things in small packages to help get your family out on the water this summer? Then you’ll definitely want to check out the 180CC Adventure from South Carolina-based boat builder, Tidewater Boats. At 17-foot, 8-inches at the centerline […]