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RYA, Industry Representatives and HMRC Discuss Red Diesel Situation

RYA, Industry Representatives and HMRC Discuss Red Diesel Situation Following the ruling by the European Union Court of Justice against the UK’s use of red diesel by private pleasure craft, representatives from the boating community and boating industry – the Royal Yachting Association, British Marine, the Cruising Association and the Inland Waterways Association – met […]

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ACR Electronics Launch New Transponder

The AISLink CB2 transponder from ACR Electronics, a new Class B device developed, in particular, with yachts, sailing boats, powerboats, and fishing and light commercial vessels in mind, is designed to enhance navigational safety for boat owners, increasing visibility and aiding collision avoidance in areas of high traffic. ACR Electronics use an advanced internal multi-GPS […]

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Yanmar Complete 4LF Series Line-up

Yanmar Marine International have launched a full line-up of 4LV sterndrive marine diesel engine models to complete their 4LV series of common-rail (CR) engines. The new 150–250 mhp five-engine range combines with the Yanmar ZT370 sterndrive with a view to offering enhanced acceleration, fuel efficiency, quiet operation and low vibration to suit a wide variety […]

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Spinlock Launch New Products at METSTRADE

Spinlock debuted a number of new products at METSTRADE in Amsterdam, all of which have been shortlisted for Dame Design Awards. Spinlock’s marine products cover three distinct sectors: control – rope holding and deck hardware products; protect– a range of personal protective equipment including life jackets, harnesses and flotation devices; and sense – data management tools for enhancing performance. […]

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Spectre Choose Ideal Partnership

Spectre Boats International, builders of high-performance leisure craft, have announced the appointment of Ideal Boat Sales as their exclusive UK dealer. The news comes after the successful launch of the all-new 32 Sports Utility Vessel (SUV) – a hybrid craft merging the Spectre championship-winning offshore racing hull with an ergonomic, leisure-orientated, open-deck design, providing enhanced […]

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Silwood to Distribute King StarBoard Polymer Sheeting Range

Silwood Marine have been appointed as the UK distributor for the US-manufactured, HDPE marine-grade polymer sheeting product range, King StarBoard. Used in the process of boatbuilding, its makers state that HDPE is superior in terms of its flatness and its environmental stability for withstanding the harshest marine conditions. The product apparently will not rot or delaminate when exposed […]

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SeaStar Solutions Introduce New Foot Throttle

SeaStar Solutions have announced the launch next year of their new Pro-Pedal foot throttle. The Pro-Pedal can be fully customised to fit both boat and driver, and is designed with a robust torsion spring and locking fasteners to improve both reliability and durability. ‘Driving a high-performance boat at wide open throttle requires experience, skill and […]

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Ocean Signal Transponder Approved for European Distribution

The new high-performance SOTDMA ATB1 AIS transponder from Ocean Signal has received type approval for distribution throughout Europe, with FCC authorisation anticipated by early 2019, offering boat owners access to one of the most advanced Class B solutions for increased visibility and navigational safety. Incorporating SOTDMA (Self-Organising Time Division Multiple Access) technology and 5W output […]

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Navico Introduce New Display Category

Navico have announced the launch of a brand-new category of marine technology – the information display (ID). IDs combine a sleek design with a configurable interface that simplifies monitoring and control of on-board systems. A new configurable graphical user interface acts as the heart of the information display. Presenting the information boaters need, the experience-based […]

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Mirka Introduce Antifouling System

Mirka UK are introducing a simple and easy-to-use dust-free system designed to make the removal of antifoul paint more efficient and environmentally friendly. The process combines Mirka’s latest Novastar sanding disc, in 80 grit, with a Mirka DEROS electric sander with an 8mm orbit connected to a suitable dust extractor. When removing copper antifouling, users […]

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Winter Offers from MDL Marinas

MDL Marinas have announced a package of winter offers across their extensive marina network, including a range of berthing, dry stack, lifting and storage packages. Highlights include savings of up to 40% on winter scrubs and storage ashore at a number of boatyards. ‘It’s very important to keep your boat well maintained, especially during the winter season […]

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