Monthly Archives: October 2021

Biggest Center Console Boats In The World

Ryan McVinney rounds up the largest center consoles in the world right now.

Fishing Report from St. Petersburg – Late October Afternoon // Inshore Action Charters

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Part 3 of a 3 part series of Fall inshore fishing reports from Tampa. Capt. Matt Luttmann of Inshore Action Charters 2:45 PM We arrive on the south end of St. Petersburg for our afternoon fishing trip with Capt. Matt of Inshore Action Charters. Matt grew up a few beaches north and has been fishing […]

How to Maintain a Straight Course in Open Water

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A straight line is the shortest distance between two points, but it might be the least comfortable if seas are rough. Consider a zigzag tacking course, hitting the waves obliquely to lessen pounding. (Tim Bower/) I’m sitting on the cooler seat of my Regulator one recent morning, about 14 miles south of Shinnecock, on a […]

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BIGGER Sheds now with a 20m clearance. The Boat Works has increased capacity, investing again in additional marine infrastructure that has created the largest superyacht refit sheds for the Gold Coast. The new development offers boat owners and Captains even bigger sheds with a staggering 20-metre clearance. New Sheds to be 20m clearance x 50m […]

Fishing Report from Tampa Bay – Late October Morning // Ebb and Flow Charters

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Part 2 of a 3 part series of Fall inshore fishing reports from Tampa Bay. Capt. Charlie Howell of Ebb and Flow Charters 7:45 AM Charlie pulled into Gandy as the sun was breaking the horizon with a full live-well and a plan to get on the fish. We were waiting for a high tide, […]

New Solace 41 Equipped With Volvo Aquamatic System

Solace has developed their 41 with a new propulsion system. Dual Volvo Penta Aquamatic drives with D6 diesels are destined to make the boat powerful, efficient and fun to drive. Each 440 horsepower D6 is turbocharged for efficiency and supercharged (yep, supercharged, too) for quick response. And…we are expecting an all new, very green twist […]

Best Boating Lakes in Florida

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With a choice of over 30,000 lakes, Florida is the place to be if you want to find one perfect for boating. Pair that with a climate suitable for boating, year-round and any lake in Florida is a winner. Many of the lakes in Florida are less than an acre in size; however, the larger […]

Three Best Fuel Additives for Boats

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Additives can keep your fuel system in top condition. (Courtesy Techron/Chevron, USA Fuel Service, Gold Eagle/) Everyone tells you to use a fuel conditioner, especially when running ethanol-laced fuels in your engine. It’s common knowledge that treating your fuel can help keep it fresh when it sits for long periods of time. But with so […]

Fishing Report from Tampa Bay – Late October Morning

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Part 1 of a 3 part series of Fall inshore fishing reports from Tampa Bay. Capt Tom Charlton of Charlton Reef Charters   6:40 AM Capt. Tom met us before sunrise at the Gandy boat ramp and we motored out in the dark. We were off to catch pickerel in the grass flats before our […]

On Board With: Mike Guanci and J.T. McCartyh

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Mike Guanci and J.T. McCarthy have been boating since they were kids. (Pete McDonald/) This past summer, I spent some time aboard Defiant, a boat owned by cousins Mike Guanci and J.T. McCarthy for their business, Charters in the Hamptons, which they founded together. The cool thing about it? They’re both still college students. Guanci […]