Seatags MOBThe innovative Sea-Tags company announced today that it has partnered with Fugawi to make its cutting-edge and life-saving safety product available in North America. The Sea-Tags Smart MOB (Man Over Board) wireless system is just being introduced to the North American boating public.



Vesconite WebsiteVesconite, the global leader in engineered bearing polymers, unveiled its new website. The South African manufacturer supplies a wide range of industries, including marine, agriculture, mining, hydroelectric and pump.



Lightarmor PluginAttwood announces the release of new LightArmor Plug-In Bases, a complete line of light bases designed for premium performance, styling, and durability.

Odor BusterThe first whiff inside a boat or RV that's been stored all winter is often one of musty air, mold and mildew.

Step PadsIt's no secret that boat decks and stairs get slippery when wet. To help provide traction and increase safety for those aboard, Beckson Marine offers the Step-Mate® All Weather Non-Skid Step Pad.

Optimus EPS In response to market demand, Seastar Solutions, the leader in electronic marine steering and control systems, has announced that owners of Mercury® Verado™ outboards can now replace their existing factory electro-hydraulic steering system with SeaStar Solutions’ Optimus Electronic Power Steering (EPS) and take full advantage of SeaStars’ advanced drive-by-wire technology.

MJM 35zMJM introduces a new 35z Outboard model to bring their “luxury of effortless driving" to a smaller outboard powered model.

Super Absorbent YachtDue to lack of time or fatigue after a day on the water, many people allow their boat to air dry after washing and/or rinsing it down, leaving unsightly water spots and blemishes.

Sail Timer 1The wireless, solar-powered SailTimer Wind Instrument™( can transmit to a range of apps on iOS and Android.

Vesconite CNC MillVesconite, global leader in engineered marine thermoplastics, has purchased a state-of-the-art Haas VF-11 5-axis vertical CNC machining center.

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