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Bavaria 450 Coupe

By Capt. Richard Thiel | Posted April 2016

Germany has come to be known for its engineering exports. A company called Bavaria has been building boats for Europe to enjoy for quite some time. And now they’re here. See for...

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Fighting Unjust Fishing Regulations

By Peter Frederiksen | Posted April 2016

Like casting for fish, preserving your angling rights requires persistence.

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Grady-White Canyon 271 FS

By Kevin Koenig | Posted April 2016

Our first look at the Grady-White Canyon 271 FS.

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How to Replace the Hatches on Your Boat

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted April 2016

Boaters who are in the know notice the details. And when a fine finish is your goal, you need to look closely at your boat’s “problem areas.” Those old hatches with the dull...

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Hinckley Talaria 34R

By Kevin Koenig | Posted April 2016

Our first look at the Hinckley Talaria 34R.

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Delivering the Beneteau Swift Trawler 50

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted March 2016

There’s something to be said for getting where you need to go, and that kind of hustle has never been a problem for the Beneteau Swift Trawler 50, a second-generation design that...

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New Marine Engines

By Capt. Richard Thiel | Posted March 2016

Engine manufacturers created a lot of exciting buzz at the Ft. Lauderdale and Miami shows.

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Acxent Lighting

By Daniel Harding | Posted March 2016

Imtra’s new line of Acxent lighting changes the way boaters—and designers—think about brightening their boats.

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Azimut Magellano 76

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2016

Our first look of the Azimut Magellano 76.

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Big Ideas for the Small Boat

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted March 2016

Get good electronics on your tender and you’ll explore far-flung anchorages with more confidence.

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Underwater Lighting Solutions

By Mike Smith | Posted March 2016

Let There Be Light. Don’t keep the fish, or the dockside dollies, in the dark—install underwater lights.

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Learning to Use Marine Electronics

By Daniel Harding | Posted March 2016

Join the two-man crew as they bring Gizmo, the beloved Duffy 37 and test platform for Senior Electronics Editor Ben Ellison, home to Camden, Maine, and learn a thing or two along...

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Marlow Yachts 66E

By Capt. Bill Pike | Posted March 2016

Our Boat Test of the Marlow Yachts 66E.

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Never Turn Your Back on The Ocean

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2016

A surfing safari becomes a cold cry for help.

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Sirius Signal Distress Light

By Daniel Harding | Posted March 2016

Pyrotechnic flares have been a Coast Guard  requirement for decades for one simple reason: they work. At night—and even during the daytime—light and smoke from a pyrotechnic are...

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Neptunus 650

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2016

Our first look at the Neptunus 650.

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Smart Through-Hull Management

By Capt. Richard Thiel | Posted March 2016

Keeping through-hull fittings exercised is a simple way to make sure they work. But that’s only the beginning of what you should be doing. Learn more about these critical...

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Beneteau Gran Turismo 40

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2016

Our Boat Test of the Beneteau GT40.

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A Mate For Life

By Peter Frederiksen | Posted March 2016

Working as a mate on a fishing boat, where you crease the inlet in the morning, watch the sun rise, breathe fresh salty air and get paid to do it, is one of the best forms of...

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2016 Taiwan International Boat Show

By Daniel Harding | Posted March 2016

The second biannual exhibition highlights world-class boatbuilding and one country’s struggle to create a domestic yachting market.

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What Happens to Forgotten Old Boats?

By Michael Peters | Posted March 2016

Is there a new life for old boats?

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Understanding How Your GPS Works

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted March 2016

The voodoo that GPS does is pretty simple, actually. Understanding why it fails means you’ll be ready when it happens. Have a closer look at this key navigation device here.

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Everglades 435

By Capt. Richard Thiel | Posted March 2016

Our Boat Test of the Everglades 435.

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Overboard During Shark Week

By Kevin Koenig | Posted March 2016

It’s always better to be on the boat than it is to be overboard. Especially during Shark Week.

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How to Best Display a Boat Name

By Mike Smith | Posted March 2016

Displaying your boat’s moniker can be a thorny issue.

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A Moorings Crewed Charter in the BVI

By Jason Y. Wood | Posted March 2016

The well-trodden cruising grounds of the British Virgin Islands offer up a chance for Deputy Editor Jason Y. Wood and his family to reconnect with each other and their passion for...

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