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Ports of Call – Neyland Marina

Neyland Marina is a great cruising base. It is such a pleasant place to just be. … over and over again we felt that its position, access and facilities were all just so convenient that one had to like it.

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

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

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

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

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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

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