LED Lights for Boats

Light Emitting Diodes or LEDs make the ideal marine lighting systems. In the marine environment, LEDs standup to vibration much better than the alternatives. These also use much less energy, stay cool to the touch, last far longer than incandescent bulbs, and are less vulnerable to water damage. LEDs are used for much more than backlighting electronic devices (although they …

How to Choose a VHF Radio for Your Boat

A quality VHF radio could save your life if you ever find yourself in trouble out on the water. Unlike past models, newer VHF radios offer a range of additional benefits that are worth considering. VHF radio lets boaters have two-way contact with other vessels, rescue services, and anyone else using VHF radios. While they used to be a one-size-fits-all …

What to Look for in Boat Lighting Installations

Some people might think boat lighting is an indulgence, but for anyone who spends the summer evenings on the water, it’s a necessity. Anglers know how beneficial lights can be at night, but lighting is just as useful for the leisure boater. Whether adding lights for greater visibility or purely for aesthetics, there are some important things to keep in …

Underwater Lighting Installation: What You Need to Know

Avid boaters know, just because the sun has set doesn’t mean the day must end. Whether you enjoy fishing after dark or are trying to keep the party going until morning, underwater lighting is a trendy way to illuminate your fun and make sure everyone is safe. Lights that illuminate the underwater world can be mounted on the transom, the …

Installing Chart Plotters for Marine Purposes

For centuries mariners have relied on nautical charts to navigate the sea, but it wasn’t always easy for them to know their exact position on those charts. These days boaters have the advantage of knowing this important information to an amazing level of accuracy. After installing a chart plotter, you can take advantage of this technology to make your next …

Top 5 Marine Accessories

As the 2018 boating season picks up, it is time to consider what accessories will make your boating experience better than ever this year. The type of accessory obviously depends on what you use your boat for, but there are some solid choices for accessories no matter the journey.  Here are 5 of the most impressive marine accessories online today. …

Spotlight: Raymarine Marine Radar (550)

If you are on the market for a reliable radar system that works day and night regardless of what happens, then it pays to check out the highly rated Raymarine Marine Radar. Available in open array or radome configurations, the system is designed to meet the needs of a wide range of vessels, making it a great option for the …

Must-Have Customized Boat Accessories

The summer heat is approaching fast, but is your boat ready for the fun? This is the perfect time of the year to start getting those customized marine accessories installed and ready for use in your upcoming adventures. These important accessories could be the catalyst that changes your boating experience this season! Underwater Lighting It doesn’t matter if you are …