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  • An outboard-powered dayboat that shines on several fronts.

Boat Tests

  • This luxury center console strives to fish and entertain.

    The Scout 380 LXF pairs cutting-edge technology with solid craftsmanship and serious offshore capability.
  • An outboard-powered dayboat that shines on several fronts.

    The outboard revolution continues as this new day cruiser enters the market with triple Yamahas.
  • Formula's 330 CBR mixes impeccable style with top-notch construction and plenty of punch.

    Formula's 330 CBR mixes impeccable style with top-notch construction and plenty of punch.
  • Malibu developed the M235 to deliver everything a watersports boat owner could possibly want or need.

    Malibu developed the M235 to deliver everything a watersports boat owner could possibly want or need.
  • The Sea Ray Fly 400 boasts the staples that cruising boaters expect, and then some.

    The Sea Ray Fly 400 boasts the staples that cruising boaters expect, and then some.
  • The Fi21 is a slick combo of wide-bow functionality and sporty, aggressive wakeboat looks.

    The Fi21 is a slick combo of wide-bow functionality and sporty, aggressive wakeboat looks.
  • Learn how to properly maintain your boat and its systems.
  • The Day Mercury Marine's CEO Got Kicked Off The Dock

    When Charles Strang shows up for a factory-sponsored race in his private plane and hired security doesn't recognize him, the fun begins.

    When Charles Strang shows up for a factory-sponsored race in his private plane and hired security doesn't recognize him, the fun begins.
  • Ford’s F-150 Power Stroke diesel sets a high bar for ½-ton pickups

    Ford’s F-150 Power Stroke diesel sets a high bar for ½-ton pickups…
  • Sea Tow Rescue Heroes

    Sometimes it's about more than a tow.

    Sea Tow, the international fleet of tow boats, is known by recreational boaters as a service that can be called upon to tow them to their home port if their engine…
  • State Boater Cards Explained

    Do you need a boating license?

    Many states no require that boaters take and pass a test in order to operate a boat. Though already qualified, our editor, Jim Hendricks, takes and passes the required…

2018 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.
  • Benetech GM816 Handheld Anemometer

    Boaters can’t resist a good deal, which is why Amazon Prime Day—Monday, July 16—should be on everyone’s must-shop list.

    Boaters can’t resist a good deal, which is why Amazon Prime Day—Monday, July 16—should be on everyone’s must-shop list.
  • Father's Day Gift Guide 2018

    Our Father’s Day Gift Guide always contains a list of great goods for the best guys in the world: Boating Dads!

    The 2018 Boating Father's Day Gift Guide represents the best gift suggestions for your boating dad. Boating's team of experts compiled a list of great gifts as diverse…
  • Three key categories of marine safety gear for boaters.

    Electronic flares, personal locator beacons and lifejackets are marine safety gear that can help boaters keep themselves and their crew safe. In order to make educated…
  • Fixed Marine Fire Extinguishing Systems for Boats

    Does your boat need a fixed fire-extinguishing system?

    Does your boat need a fixed fire-extinguishing system?
  • Customizing Your Life Jacket

    Adding these accessories adds up to safer boating.

    Adding these accessories adds up to safer boating.
  • We Test: Toon Sauce

    Toon Sauce easily removes stains from aluminum and provides a protective coating.

    Toon Sauce easily removes stains from aluminum and provides a protective coating.