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  • Incomparable is not a descriptor we use much, but we use it to describe this Whaler.

    This article is a Boating Certified Boat test of a Boston Whaler, produced by the worlds foremost powerboat experts, the editors at Boating. Learn how fast this boat…
  • Impressively engineered with power, extreme comfort, and serious fishability.

    This article is a Boating Certified Boat test of a Grady-White boat, produced by the worlds foremost powerboat experts, the editors at Boating. Learn how fast this boat…
  • A 22-foot deck boat featuring a Forward Drive, perfect for wakesurfing and fishing.

    This Glastron GTDW 205 is here assessed and evaluated by the world's foremost powerboat experts: the editors at BOATING! From performance to price and from construction…
  • Chaparral 23 H20 Sport

    The Chaparral 23 H2O Sport is a luxury ride and comparatively value-priced.

    This Chaparral bowrider, the 23 H20 Sport, is assessed and evaluated by the world's foremost powerboat experts: the editors at BOATING! From performance to price and…
  • World Cat's 280 DC-X mixes superior seakeeping with fishing and family entertainment.

    Catamaran power boats, like the World Cat 280 DC-X, requires an experienced boatman, like the editors at Boating, the world's foremost powerboat experts, to properly…
  • Riviera's 39 Sports Motor Yacht blends seaworthiness with numerous amenities.

    If you are considering the purchase of a Riviera 39 Sports Motor Yacht, then read this article. Note how Boating editors, the world's foremost powerboat experts, include…
  • Learn how to properly maintain your boat and its systems.
  • Learn some of the features to look for when selecting a marine "gear" for your boat.

    In this article, our Editor-in-Chief dons coveralls and goes to work on the line at the famed ZF Friedrichshafen AG plant in Italy. There he learns how to build a marine…
  • Up the River Without a Clue

    Numerous lessons are learned in the aftermath of a swamping on the Ohio River.

    A true tale, told in the first person, by a boater who almost drowns because of his mistakes. Learn the lessons he learned from this near tragedy so that you don't have…
  • Boating In The Shipping Lanes

    A true story of near tragedy and the lessons learned.

    A real boater recollects the time he was aboard his small boat, drift-fishing in the shipping lanes at night, and almost run down by a freighter. Learn the lessons this…
  • What are the trailering regulations in your state?

    When a car rear-ends this boaters trailered boat, an accident occurs. In this recount of a true trailer boating story, as told by the trailer boater himself, lessons…

2019 Boat Buyers Guide

Blueprint

  • Boston Whaler's lamination process provides the foundation of their unsinkable boats.

    Boston Whaler's lamination process provides the foundation of their unsinkable boats.
  • The impressive metal shop at Everglades Boats fuses customization with quality control.

    The impressive metal shop at Everglades Boats fuses customization with quality control.
  • EdgeWater Boats SPI Process

    Craftsmanship and SPI come together at EdgeWater Power Boats to produce stronger, safer boats.

    Craftsmanship and SPI come together at EdgeWater Power Boats to produce stronger, safer boats.
  • Find the latest reviews of boating gear, marine accessories and marine electronics.
  • BoatingLAB rigorously tests and compares the newest marine gear.
  • From handheld scopes to devices with built-in flashlights.

    In this article from Boating, the world's foremost powerboat experts, a variety of devices that assist boaters to see in the dark are reviewed and compared. Each device,…
  • Lube-Tech Opens Engine Testing Facility

    Test-Tech is a new, state-of-the-art engine-testing service for engines up to 1,500 horsepower and includes cells designed for marine engines.

    Test-Tech is a new, state-of-the-art engine-testing service for engines up to 1,500 horsepower and includes cells designed for marine engines.
  • NOAA 406 Day 2019 Video

    406 MHZ Rescue Beacons Save Lives

    It's April 6--4/ 06--a day to raise awareness about the effectiveness of 406 MHZ rescue beacons.
  • GPS III satellite

    We Urge Boaters To Ensure GPS Units Work Properly Following Week Number Rollover

    We Urge Boaters To Make Sure GPS Units Work Properly Following Rollover…
  • No Wakeboard Boat, No Problem - Welcome to the Foil

    The Slingshot Hover Glide Foil takes riding on the water to a whole different level, both literally and figuratively

    Riding a wake foil brings new excitement to all types of boats and waterways. From a pontoon to a cabin cruiser, you’re guaranteed to look at things with a whole new…
  • Ten of the hottest marine electronics at this year's Miami Boat Show.

    Ten of the hottest marine electronics at this year's Miami Boat Show.