Taco Marine 400The new TACO Marine® Transom Cross Tie Cleat XL, which will be available to distributors later this year and to retailers in 2019, is specially designed to keep lines organized and elevated when a dock surface drops below outboard motor cowlings.

ProspEcelectronics-400.jpgProspec Electronics, has released an updated version of its top-selling weather-resistant digital stereo receiver. The Infinity by Harman INFPRV315.2 encompasses everything that made the INFPRV315 so appealing to consumers and OEMs, and adds up-to-the-minute features coveted by boat, motorcycle, golf and ATV/UTV enthusiasts.

Albinpump-400.jpgBoat owners know the confused look on a guest's face when explaining the myriad of steps needed to simply flush a traditional marine toilet. With Albin Pump Marine's Conversion Kits, it's easy to upgrade a wide range of manual toilets to electric flush.

FURUNO-FM4800-400.jpgSafety at sea is a top priority, and Furuno's commitment to safety, performance and reliability is well known. When you're on the water and something goes wrong, every boater knows it's imperative that you have a reliable link to dry land.

Accon-Marine-Drink-HolderConstantly spilling beverages while onboard a boat can be frustrating and messy. Accon Marine's Adjustable Drink Holder eliminates this headache by keeping boaters' drinks steady, regardless of what they might be.

Mercury Marine New-Diesel LineMercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, has introduced at the Sydney Boat Show, a new line of 3.0-liter diesel engines for sterndrive, inboard and water-jet applications, available in 150hp, 230hp and 270hp.

Master-Fender-Covers-400.jpgMaster Fender Covers are a complete solution that adds additional style and protection to a yacht or boat.

Smartplug-400.jpgA perfect day on the water doesn't need to end with wrestling a stiff and heavy 50A power cord into place. SmartPlug Systems' innovative SUPERFLEX50 50A 125/250V Cord set lays out and coils with absolute ease, no matter the temperature.

Tonlight Warning IndicatorsTransducers USA, has announced the expansion of their Tonelight™ Series of warning indicators to include a family of new models with stainless steel housings.

Raymarine Black BoxThe RVX1000 3D CHIRP Sonar brings RealVision 3D high-powered CHIRP Sonar to Raymarine’s new flagship MFD system,Axiom XL.

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