Tips to help you easily adjust the squelch on your VHF radio.
Find information on boating gear and equipment at BoatingMag.com. We feature boat gear reviews, tests, photos and more on marine electronics and accessories.
Our editors choose 40 items that make for great holiday boating gifts.
Take a look at the new Steiner Navigator Series.
EasyDock provides increased control for a boat operator.
Today’s newest electronics are staggering in their capabilities. The latest marine and boating electronics are introduced to the market monthly, not annually, from top manufacturers, leading to plenty of new products each year. New communication, safety, security, navigation, fishfinder and entertainment products are all covered in this section. Whether you’re looking for help with radar, chartplotter, fishfinder, VHF radio or boat security system, this is the place to check out what’s available for your boat when it’s time to upgrade your electronics.
Learn more about upgrading your vessel’s lighting to the latest LED technology.
Here’s how to make sure your windlass and anchoring system runs smoothly all season long.
Boating Editor-in-Chief and Boating Editor-at-Large discuss lithium ion batteries, their history and more with the Discover Battery team.
Boating Editor at Large, Randy Vance, sits down with the Gatorbak team to get the details on their unique products for trailer bunks and more.
Boating gets the inside scoop on West Marine’s assortment of inflatable boats and accessories in this installment of Boating Roundtable.
On this episode of Boating Roundtable, Kevin Falvey sits down with Alan Kohler of ODYSSEY Battery to get all of your boat battery questions answered.
For everything that’s not electronics or engine-related, the marine accessories section is filled with all the other products a boater might need for their vessel. From coolers to anchors to gaffs, and all the gadgets in between, marine accessories cover a whole collection of products. Some you may know about. Some you likely didn’t know existed. Come take a look at what marine accessories are available today.
The Boating Lab is exactly what it sounds like. It is a place where our editors put new marine products through tests to determine their functionality, durability and other characteristics. Often, similar products from different manufacturers are compared, such as boating speakers or VHF antennas. Prices and features are considered when comparing different products too, so the most expensive product isn’t always the best option. Check our marine product tests today.
A handheld VHF radio is one of the most important safety devices any boater can have, standing just behind well-maintained life jackets.
MFDs from Garmin, Furuno, Lowrance, Simrad, Humminbird and Raymarine.
Flexible mounting options to use on your boat.
Keep your cool by mounting a sun shade on your boat.