How to Trim Outboards & Sterndrives - 12/26/2017
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Galeon 405 HTS:
Styling Panache Plus Cruising Practicality

Galeon 405 HTS
The Galeon 405 HTS.

The Galeon 405 HTS gets lots of natural light through a sun roof at the helm, skylights in the staterooms and master head shower, the large hullside windows below deck, and the huge, single-piece windshield. More...

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Bassing Platform w/ 71.1 MPH WOT

Nitro Z21
The NITRO® Z21.

The large foredeck of the tournament-ready NITRO® Z21 has plenty of space for two anglers to swing a rod, while carefully-engineered storage below decks puts tackle out of the way but within easy reach. More...

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Rotax iNR:
Intelligent Neutral/Reverse for Jet Systems

Rotax iNR
The Rotax iNR.

Rotax iNR, Intelligent Neutral and Reverse, combines electronic actuation of the reverse gates, BRP’s Lateral Thrust Control system, and the ability to adjust the neutral position at the helm, giving a captain better control than in most jet propulsion systems. These engines are installed in Chaparral jet boats. More...

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Cruisers Yachts 390 Express Coupe:
Euro-Styled Coupe Sleeps 4

Cruisers Yachts 390 Express Coupe
The Cruisers Yachts 390 Express Coupe.

Smart engineering in the salon of the Cruisers Yachts 390 Express Coupe allows converting the dining area to sleeping accommodations for four, including a pair of Pullman berths. More...

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Sea Ray L590 Fly:
Triple-Diesel Flybridge Cruiser Sleeps 6

Sea Ray L590 Fly
The Sea Ray L590 Fly.

Powered by three 600-hp Cummins 8.3 diesels with Zeus drives, the Sea Ray L590 Fly had a top speed of 31.1 knots in our tests, and cruising range is about 300 NM at a wide range of planing speeds. More...

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How to Trim Outboards & Sterndrives

How to Trim Outboards & Sterndrives

Trimming an outboard or sterndrive boat can be problematic unless you know exactly what is going on. We make it simple. More...

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