On the Water

  1. On the Water / Resources

    Marine Diesel Engines

    Ed Sherman
    Aug 18, 2017

    Diesel engines have been powering boats for a long time. How do they differ from gas engines? What are the trade-offs? Read on. …Read More

  2. On the Water / Fishing

    Best New Fishing Gear for 2017: 10 Top Picks

    Lenny Rudow
    Aug 17, 2017

    We went to the 2017 International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades show (ICAST) to bring you news of the latest and greatest fishing tackle on the face of the planet. …Read More

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  6. On the Water / Entertainment

    Top 10 Cheap and Wacky Tools To Have Aboard Your Boat

    Ed Kukla
    Aug 11, 2017

    While these 10 items may seem somewhat strange, we guarantee they’ll come in handy. …Read More

  7. On the Water / Resources

    The Destination – Cruising with Lake Union Sea Ray, part 3

    Aug 7, 2017

    When the boats.com team joined a Lake Union Sea Ray rendezvous in Tacoma, we asked cruisers why they came and what keeps them coming back. …Read More

  8. On the Water / Resources

    How to Choose a Boat or PWC Cover…and Make It Last

    Aug 4, 2017

    Not all personal watercraft covers are created equal. Here’s what to look for to make sure your new cover fits properly, holds up over time, and perhaps most importantly, keeps your prized possession looking like new. …Read More

  9. On the Water / Resources

    Hurricane Season is Here: Tips from Sea Tow

    Aug 1, 2017

    Now that we’re in the thick of hurricane season, these tips from Sea Tow will come in handy. …Read More

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  11. On the Water / Resources

    The Journey – Cruising with Lake Union Sea Ray, part 2

    Jul 31, 2017

    The essence of cruising was easy to find when the boats.com team joined a Sea Ray 460 Sundancer for a leisurely trip south from Seattle to Tacoma. …Read More

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  13. On the Water / Resources

    Navigation Apps for Boaters

    Tim Claxton
    Jul 26, 2017

    Your smartphone, armed with the newest Android apps or iPhone apps, can be a powerful tool for powerboating. …Read More

  14. On the Water / Resources

    The Mission – Cruising with Lake Union Sea Ray, part 1

    Jul 24, 2017

    Over three decades, this Washington state boat dealership has set thousands of boaters on a course towards the cruising lifestyle. …Read More

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