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Action Man of the Cape

It takes many hours at sea in varied sea states and conditions to fully understand one’s craft, its capabilities and its handling qualities. I believe strongly in spending as much time as possible exploring every aspect of the craft’s performance abilities. Never be too bold and overconfident with regard to your craft’s capabilities and operating […]

Yanmar 4LV Engine Range Now Available With ZT370 Sterndrive

Expanding and Exploring to the Ends of the Earth

Expanding and Exploring to the Ends of the Earth Following a dynamic R&D programme with the revolutionary ÖK Hull technology over the past 13 years in their Vesturvör facility in Reykjavik, Iceland – which has resulted in a broad range of explorer, coastguard, military, search and rescue, and superyacht tender RIBs – Rafnar of Iceland […]

Wellcraft 302 & 352 Fisherman Series

Volvo Penta Launch Control and Display System

Volvo Penta Launch Control and Display System Volvo Penta have unveiled a new water sports control and display system for wakesurfing, wakeboarding and waterskiing enthusiasts. The new system gives boatbuilders a turnkey Volvo Penta water sports package that’s fully integrated with the Forward Drive, Electronic Vessel Control (EVC) and Glass Cockpit systems. ‘Wakesurfing is one […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

SIDERISE Launch Noise-reducing SilentWave

SIDERISE Launch Noise-reducing SilentWave SIDERISE have unveiled a new easy-to-install, moisture-resistant and non-flammable acoustic treatment for marine engine rooms known as SilentWave RCD, which is designed to reduce noise by up to four times for recreational craft of less than 34m. Graham Laws, Business Development Officer for SIDERISE, commented: ‘Modern motor yachts are built for […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Ocean Signal Devices Won at SBS

Ocean Signal Devices Won at SBS Two lucky winners left the Southampton Boat Show with new Ocean Signal devices after success in the RNLI’s ‘Crack the Code Safe’ giveaway. Ocean Signal supported the RNLI at this year’s show with the donation of two of their lifesaving products – the rescueME MOB1 man overboard device and […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Suzuki Launch New Outboards and MFD

Suzuki Launch New Outboards and MFD Suzuki have announced the launch of their new DF175A and DF150A outboards. Featuring a 2.9L in-line four-cylinder DOHC engine, these models also use a high 10.2:1 compression ratio, which provides enhanced low-end torque and generates rapid acceleration. To maximise performance, the new DF175A and DF150A engines are equipped with […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Spinlock Unveil New VITO Life Jacket

Spinlock Unveil New VITO Life Jacket Spinlock launched their new VITO life jacket at the recent Annapolis Boat Show. The new VITO derives from the custom Deckvest VOR 170N life jacket worn by Volvo Ocean Race teams, and includes an all-new harness release system: HRS. The Spinlock HRS is concealed yet easy to find and simple […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

SIMY Unveil World’s Smallest Emergency Beacon

SIMY Unveil World’s Smallest Emergency Beacon SIMY, the brand name of Syrlinks safety products, have launched the world’s smallest marine distress beacon, the My-AIS. Easy to use, lightweight and compact, it fits into all types of life jackets, even the most compact ones, and will transmit a ‘man overboard’ alert and the position of the shipwrecked […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Simrad Launch Active Imaging Sonar

Simrad Launch Active Imaging Sonar Navico have announced the introduction of the new Simrad Active Imaging Sonar – advanced new scanning-sonar technology that provides extremely detailed, high-resolution imaging without sacrificing range. Replacing the Simrad TotalScan transducers currently available with GO series displays, Active Imaging aims to redefine what an angler can expect from sonar. Active […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Seven Marine Achieve CE Certification

Seven Marine Achieve CE Certification Outboard engine manufacturers Seven Marine have gained CE Mark certification for their flagship 627hp model, thereby enabling the American company to begin selling their top-of-the-range product in Europe. ‘This is a strong step forward for us in the European market,’ says Brian Davis, vice-president of Seven Marine. ‘Since we first […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Selva Introduce New Outboard at SBS

Selva Introduce New Outboard at SBS Selva Marine chose the 50th Southampton Boat Show for their first European product launch in advance of the 2019 season. The new Selva Guppy F2.5hp 4-stroke outboard is lighter, yet more powerful, than its predecessor, and enjoys greater torque from over 50% more c.c. The outboard has a slimmer […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Reeds Nautical Almanac 2019

Reeds Nautical Almanac 2019 Reeds Nautical Almanac – along with Reeds iPad Almanac and Reeds Digital Almanac for Mac and PC – provides all the information required to navigate Atlantic coastal waters around the UK, Ireland, the Channel Islands and the entire European coastline. The 2019 edition continues the Almanac’s tradition of year-on-year improvement and […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Raymarine Launch ClearCruise AR

Raymarine Launch ClearCruise AR  FLIR Systems, Inc. have announced the introduction of the Raymarine navigation technology ClearCruise AR (augmented reality), which brings enhanced on-water awareness to Raymarine’s family of Axiom multifunction displays. With ClearCruise AR, Raymarine Axiom users can make smarter decisions with physical navigation objects overlaid directly on Axiom’s high-definition (HD) video display. FLIR have also […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Plans Approved for Marina Redevelopment

Plans Approved for Marina Redevelopment Premier Marinas have been granted planning permission for the proposed £75m redevelopment of Noss on Dart Marina. Noss on Dart was acquired by Premier in 2016 and comprises 37 acres of foreshore and woodland on the bank of the River Dart. Much of the site is derelict and the existing […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Tecnorib Display New Tender at Cannes

Tecnorib Display New Tender at Cannes Tecnorib exhibited their latest product, the Pirelli J45, at the Cannes Yachting Festival this September. The new boat is a 4.5m tender fitted with Yanmar 110hp and Alamarin-Jet 185 engines, and joins the J33 and J39 in the range. Tecnorib CEO Gianni De Bonis said: ‘We recognised the potential in the […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Ocean Village Redesign Complete

Ocean Village Redesign Complete The comprehensive redesign of MDL Marinas’ Ocean Village has been completed and now offers enhanced access into Southampton. The new design includes new pontoons linked to a £50m luxury spa hotel complex, and a floating dock office to welcome guests from around the world. Adrien Burnand, MDL’s head of marketing, said: […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines

Northern Diver Expand Inflatable Boat Range

Northern Diver Expand Inflatable Boat Range Marine and rescue equipment manufacturer Northern Diver, whose founder Mike Armitage established the Osprey inflatables brand, recently launched a condensed, budget-friendly range of Osprey inflatable boats. The RIB offering comprises 6m and 3.8m aluminium-hulled RIBs, with models being supplied with an inflation system, and the smaller version also coming […]

Mercury Marine Now Offer Joystick Control for their 200hp – 225hp V6 Engines