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Gizmo Goes North (Part 4 of 4)

Ben Ellison on Gizmo

The morning of our last day aboard Gizmo began with a heightened sense of urgency. 106 miles, 4- to 6-foot seas, and almost 20 knots of wind stood between us and Camden, but we were determined, come hell or following seas, to get there...

Gizmo Goes North (Part 3)

Ben Ellison

Gizmo Goes North (Part 2)


Gizmo Goes North (Part 1)

Ben Elison on Gizmo

The sound of waves crashing on the jetty waft through the saloon, while AIM Marine Group Senior Electronics Editor Ben Ellison—illuminated by a single red LED overhead, pecks at his keyboard. He’s toggling between plotting the next day’s course on Coastal Explorer and answering questions posted on his electronics blog...

The BTB Mako Rodeo Is Coming in Hot

Mako fishing


only a test

Aluminum Foam

Creating lighter, faster, and more fuel-efficient vehicles is not a challenge that’s unique to boatbuilding and sometimes technological advances from other industries find their way into ours.

Finding My Confidence (Again)

George Sass Jr.It’s confession time.