JRC-130 $3,125 to $4,695, 1kW • 206/654-5644 • www.jrcamerica.com
This black box sounder displays low and high frequencies or a split view of both. Water temperature changes and depth are displayed graphically and stored in the unit's internal memory. Sixteen half-tone colors separate the bottom from fish. It comes with keyboard and transducer (1kW or 3kW output power) and connects to a VGA screen. JRC's 10.4" LCD monitor is optional.
Sahara Shoe & Boot Dryer $50 • 800/231-9786 • www.applicainc.com
Soggy shoes got you singing the blues? This gadget dries footwear-even leather shoes-completely in about three hours (note: it's not 12v compatible). Prop two pairs of shoes on its two holders, which can be turned on one at a time or together, and the heat system will disperse 105 degree heat from inside out-warming your tootsies like toast.
Vetus' Nonslip Deck Covering $113 to $217 • 410/712-0740 • www.vetus.com
Vetus' new nonslip combines rubber, cork, and plastic to create a skidproof surface that endures sun exposure and saltwater and resists oil. Choose from two colors, Happy Elephant gray or Safari tan. Vetus says the nonslip can be fitted to all deck materials. Vetus also offers Vetus Fix ($33 to $134), an adhesive made especially for its nonslip that will bond it to most materials, including PVC, leather, wood, and Formica.
Gorgonz Cold-Weather Gloves $35 to $40 • 877/725-4386 • www.gorgonz.com
Made from tough, breathable spandex and reinforced with Toughtek, a nonslip gripping material, Gorgonz cold-weather gloves protect hands in harsh conditions. A Thinsulate lining, neoprene cuffs with adjustable closures, and the Exhale Heating System-a porthole that traps your hot breath inside the glove-keep hands toasty.