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Vinyl Upholstery Care

  CLEANING ClimaShield Plus® is designed to be easy to maintain. It can be washed, or brushed off and rinsed. Proper care and cleaning is important to the life of all fabrics. FOR NORMAL CARE AND CLEANING.  Add 2 ounces of mild soap such as Woolite, Dreft baby detergent or Ivory to 1...

Canvas Boat Cover Care

  CLEANING. ClimaShield Plus® is designed to be easy to maintain. It can be washed, or brushed off and rinsed. Proper care and cleaning is important to the life of all fabrics. FOR NORMAL CARE AND CLEANING.  Add 2 ounces of mild soap such as Woolite, Dreft baby detergent or Ivory to...

Lowrance Fish Finder Maintenance

      To clean the transducer use a mild soap solution and a soft bristle brush. Remove debris from the face of the transducer. DO NOT paint or use anti-fouling compounds on the face of the transducer

SiriusXM Marine Weather: Instant Weather and Sea Forecasts Worldwide

Captain's Report A satellite weather based subscription allows every boater to have access to weather information that was previously reserved for larger commercial operators. And it gets displayed right on the multi-function display we already have. I have to admit it, I’ve become a Si...

Trim Your Outboard or Sterndrive the Right Way

Boating Tips Trim Your Outboard or Sterndrive the Right Way Paying attention to the feel of the boat in various trim settings will help a boater learn to tune the trim properly. Knowing how to tune a boat’s running attitude is a skill that comes with experience. Few people know how to ...

How 2 stroke and 4 stroke Outboards Work.

Evinrude How 2-Stroke and 4-Stroke Outboards Work Captain's Report Learn about how outboards generate power, and why different engines use different systems, and what it all means. Have you ever wondered how an outboard engine really works? Modern outboards, similar to engines f...

Ford Eco-Boost

Ford EcoBoost: What Is It, and Do You Need It?   For the last few years, Ford has been touting its EcoBoost engine technology. If you're not quite sure exactly what it is -- or whether you should consider it -- you've come to the right place. We've provided an overview of the Ford EcoBo...

CE-Certification

CE Certification: What It Is and How It Benefits the Buyer In 1998 the European Union created a Recreational Craft Directive that established design standards for most recreational craft from 2.5 to 24 meters, or 8 feet to 79 feet. New and used boats sold in Europe, including boats buil...