BoatUS Reveals Top 10 Boat Names for 2018

Boat names can reveal a lot about the personality, passion and life experiences of a boat owner. This year, BoatUS decoded the most popular boat names ordered through its online boat graphics and lettering service, producing a revealing list of the Top 10 Boat Names of 2018. 1. Grace – This name reflects the elegant and tranquil qualities of the

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A Look at the Skeeter WX2060 Fishing Boat

Skeeter WX2060

Skeeter Boats was honored at the recent Minneapolis Boat Show Innovation Awards for the redesign of its deep-V fishing boat, the WX2060. Let’s take a closer look at what makes the Skeeter WX2060 a winner. To begin with, the 20-foot, fiberglass Skeeter WX2060 is designed for deep water and big waves.  This fish hunting machine tracks regardless of the water

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A Look at the Diamond Elite SunCatcher 326 SS from G3

The Diamond Elite SunCatcher 326 SS from G3 is the top dog in the Suncatcher pontoon line, and it looks every bit the part with a new color combo and black powder-coated logs. The playpen features white fencing, pewter with harbor gray exterior graphics, gray two-tone interior and aqua tread slanted weathered gray flooring, topped off with a black powder

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A Look at Yamaha’s 210 FSH Center Console Boat

The Yamaha 210 FSH center console is the first 21-foot family sports hybrid boat that satisfies the needs of serious fishermen and active families that enjoy tow sports and hanging out at their favorite cove. The deck of the 210 FSH comes complete with all of the amenities that one would expect from a top-tier, center console fishing boat, but

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Chicago Boat Show Rides Wave of Optimism

The Chicago Boat Show opens today at McCormick Place, and the mood in the convention center couldn’t be more optimistic, according to Yamaha WaterCraft general manager Bryan Seti. According to Seti, as consumer confidence continues to rise and boat manufacturers introduce products and experiences to attract younger boaters, the outlook for 2018 new powerboat sales is another five to six

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U.S. Boat Sales Strong and Poised for Another Year of Growth in 2018

The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), representing the nation’s recreational boat, engine and marine accessory manufacturers, announced today it expects unit sales of new powerboats to be up six percent in 2017, marking an estimated 260,000 new powerboats sold last year. As consumer confidence continues to rise and boat manufacturers introduce products and experiences to attract younger boaters, the outlook for 2018

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