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P1 and OPA in Offshore Racing Partnership

Powerboat P1 is working with US powerboat racing promoter the Offshore Powerboat Association (OPA) to create the APBA/UIM Offshore World Championship Race Series in 2019. A key aim of the partnership will be to strengthen the future of offshore racing in the United States by providing an expanded, cohesive world-class race series consisting of six […]

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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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Exposure Lights Launch New Searchlight

The Action 1-9 from Exposure Lights is a powerful 1000-lumen torch specifically designed to aid search and location operations. The high-powered LEDs are focused to a 9-degree beam through a collimating lens, which enables accurate control of the beam and field of view, and by keeping the beam very sharp and narrow, it can stretch […]

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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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Dometic Unveil Retractable Galley

Dometic are introducing a retractable galley that can function both inside and outside the cabin. The Dometic Slide Out Kitchen, originally designed for 4x4s on the road, is compact in design but durable and corrosion resistant. Inside the cabin, the kitchenette is an elegantly designed compact unit. Outside, it turns the sunny deck into an […]

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Allblack Racing Sets New Powerboat Record

The Allblack Racing team, in partnership with FPT Industrial, set another world record in the summer when the team completed the Cork–Fastnet–Cork race in just 2 hours, 6 minutes and 47 seconds (average speed 62.75mph [100.99km/h]. The new record has been ratified by the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM), while the Irish Powerboat Club has commissioned […]

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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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Cranchi Expand UK Presence with Tingdene

This year (2018) has marked the return of the Italian brand Cantiere Nautico Cranchi to UK waters, and the first 12 months, working in partnership with Tingdene Boat Sales across 10 locations, has seen their presence significantly develop in the UK. Improvements made under Tingdene’s watch include a dedicated new and pre-owned Cranchi UK sales […]

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Pirelli 880 Hits 100 Orders

Tecnorib have received the 100th order for their Pirelli 880. Suitable for use as both a day cruiser and a maxi-tender, the Pirelli 880 can fit both outboard and inboard-outboard engines. With a length of 8.70 metres and a width of over 3 metres, the 880 features a large sunbathing area and comfortable seating. There […]

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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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Selva Unveil 9m Special Line

The population of La Londe-les-Maures in southern France were given a preview of Selva’s 2019 line-up recently, including a first view of their new 9m Special Line RIB, which sits between their restyled 8m and 9.6m models. Made in Italy with two-tone Hypalon tubes, the 9m Special Line offers a similar high-bow, deep-vee hull and has […]

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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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Rodman Announce New Models

Rodman will launch two new models in the coming season, the Rodman 1040 Evolution and Rodman 33. The new 1040 Evolution marks the beginning of a new phase in the range of Rodman boats. The company’s technical and development teams have worked with naval design and architecture firm Barcelona Yacht Design with a view to […]

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Rinker Appoint UK Dealer

Gibbs Quay Boat Sales, who have previously promoted brands such as Monterey, Cobalt, Grandezza, Salpa and Atlantic Marine, have been appointed as the sole UK dealer for Rinker Boats. Managing director Don Bissessar said: ‘We are extremely happy to have been appointed as the sole dealer for Rinker Boats in the UK. We recognise the […]

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Bespoke Redbay Launched

The latest Redbay creation recently departed the Team Redbay headquarters en route to its new home port of Kenmare. Dromquinna was commissioned and built for hotelier John Brennan and his son Adam, and the boat has been built to their bespoke specification. Redbay took a standard production 1150 boat and altered it to produce a […]

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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 Launch C-MAP Embark

Navico have announced the launch of C-MAP Embark, a nautical navigation app designed to refresh the planning, cruising and fishing experience with the aim of making it simpler. C-MAP Embark is powered by map data from official hydrographic offices. This data is continuously updated and augmented from thousands of data sources to help complete gaps […]

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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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 IBS Announce New Releases from Bravo and Euromeci

Aimed at the growing SUP board market, Bravo have launched a new high-powered 12V battery pump alongside their GE21-1 and GE20-2 battery pumps. The GE 25hp is a double-stage inflator for high-pressure applications (22.0psi / 450L/min) that switches automatically from turbine to double-compressor stage. Pressure control is monitored by a manometer, which automatically cuts out […]

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