Moderately priced, the 170 Triumph is for people looking
for functionality, versatility
and no maintenance.
The 170 is an ideal bay
boat, utility boat or one for the kids to hack around in.
German Captain Joins the
The Germans now join
the Samurai Warship Club.
Watch more graduates of
Capt. Ron School of Seamanship.
We can well understand the deep envy that the
German Navy must have had upon seeing video of the Japanese Samurai Navy bifurcating
anything afloat. Now they have joined the Samurai ranks, doing them one better by
trying to chop one of their own warships in two. Who needs a foe, when you destroy
your own vessels? Seeing is believing…
We're in the 21st Century and the complexion
of American boating has some new additions.
This new quarterly magazine
to welcome African-Americans
and others to boating.
During the last 15 years we have seen a number of new
boating magazines start up and most are still searching for a reason for being.
They are all given away free and one is pretty much like the next. But now we
are blessed with a new boating magazine that truly has a "reason for being" --
to celebrate ethnic and racial diversity on the water and to encourage others who may not be
traditional American WASPs to join in the fun of boating. Welcome aboard "Inland
To subscribe...turn this page
The "people" have spoken, but so has Shell Oil. LNG decision
can't pass the smell test.
Long Island Sound residents
that the Fed's decision stinks.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
passed a controversial proposal last Thursday to install a floating liquefied natural gas (LNG)
terminal in the middle of Long Island Sound. The next LNG terminal could be coming
to a location near you. To read about your government at work...detonate here
18 Bayliner Tests Out of “Archives”
See tests for FREE once again on models from 17’ to 32’.
New Bayliner 175 with
MSRP of only $11,620.
Bayliner Marine has built its reputation on building
affordable boats from 17’ to the 30' range. Traditionally they are the #1 or
#2 largest seller of sterndrive boats in America, trading the position with Sea
Ray, which is also owned by parent company Brunswick. If you are new to boating, or if you
think you can’t afford a new boat, you owe it to yourself to check out our Bayliner
tests and to visit the Bayliner website.
See all 18 Bayliner boat tests…
Visit Bayliner website…
New Yamaha WaveRunner Product Introduction
Bryan Seti, Marketing Manager
of Yamaha Watercraft
describes new product.
Capt. Smith examines the noteworthy features on this workhorse
MerCruiser is constantly improving and upgrading the
features of its GM block marinizations, so check out the latest version on the 260-hp
5.0L engine. Also, take advantage of BoatTEST’s huge database to see how these engines
perform in various boats of differing sizes and weights. By carefully studying how
these engines perform in numerous boats, you’ll know if you need more power or not
on your next buy.
Capt. Smith examines the 5.0L…
out MerCruiser 5.0L 260-hp performance…
Reggie Fountain is now
the planet’s largest builder
of high-performance boats
Fountain is now king of
Last Thursday Brunswick Corp. announced that it had
sold Baja Marine to Fountain Powerboats. Together, the two high- performance builders
are producing about 1,000 boats a year from 18’ to 48’. Fountain’s relationship
with Mercury Marine, which has always been close, will be undoubtedly even cozier
in the future. Despite booking a $5 million loss in fiscal 2007, Reggie says his
company has “never been in any better shape.” To find out what Fountain is planning…plunk your magic twanger
Clean Mildew Without Chlorine!
Thetford has a new spring commissioning product
Make your cushions and
vinyl look like new.
Chances are in a few weeks you will be commissioning
your boat. Now Thetford has developed a special mildew cleaner which will banish
mildew and black stains without elbow grease and without chlorine which will bleach
colored fabrics. Our Capt. Smith is a neatnik, and he
wants to convert the rest of the boating population. Be sure to show this video
first mate… or your second.
video product review…
Premier 310 Dek Boat: 6 Flags
With Sky Dek, waterslide, and kitchen sink, the
310 has it all.
Your kids will be the
most popular on the
lake with the 310 Dek Boat.
Premier Pontoons is not only an up-market brand, it
is also one of the most innovative pontoon builders. The company also likes to make
professional-quality videos and this TV commercial is no exception. Tune in here
to find out about all of the great features on the 310 – there is nothing on the
water like it.
See commercial video…
New Integrated Power Management
Medallion has created
a sophisticated power
All electrical equipment
goes to one instrument.
Medallion has simplified electrical power management
aboard powerboats with this new system which will allow you to control your whole
boat through one instrument. See Capt. Smith’s video review…