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Honda at the Southampton Boat Show

Honda (UK) will be unveiling four new outboard engines at the Southampton Boat Show and will be showcasing the brand’s full marine offering including a selection of boats from partners Highfield, AMT and Galia. Honda will also be taking visitors on a journey through the brand’s ‘Engineering for Life’ philosophy. For example, grab a pot of Honda bubbles at the bubble ...

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AkzoNobel to showcase International® range at Southampton Boat Show

AkzoNobel’s International range of yacht coatings and high performance paints will be on show at the Southampton Boat Show, from 15 – 24 September. Visitors to stand number J370, will be able to find out more about International’s range of coatings and paints, which are widely used across sailing yachts and powerboats, from the smallest craft to the largest super ...

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Launch of fully automatic boat fender system at the Southampton Boat Show

Go Earth Ltd has announced the launch of the fully automatic boat fender system at the Southampton Boat Show. Docking and undocking a boat is always a busy time for any crew, especially if short-handed. Until now deploying the fenders and bringing them back and then stowing them away were additional time-consuming chores. The Go Earth Automatic Fender system automatically ...

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Effortlessly Musto

Musto’s Effortless Collection utilises crease-free fabrics and quick-drying technology. The range, which includes shirts, shorts and chinos, has been designed for those who do not have the time or space for excess luggage. Also included in the collection are luggage accessories such as an Essential 45L backpack and airport approved Essential Wash-bag. Effortless long sleeve shirt: £79.99 Effortless chino: £75 Effortless ...

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MIDLAND ER300 RADIO

The ER300 will provide hours of entertainment via the AM/FM radio, but in addition it features a power bank, torch, SOS beacon and ultrasonic dog whistle. Great for those inevitable times when power is wanted, this radio can act as a power bank for other electronic devices such as Smartphones and tablets. The built-in LED flashlight throws out a powerful ...

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quatix 5

The quatix 5 is Garmin’s next-generation marine GPS smartwatch specifically designed for life on the water. The watch provides comprehensive boat connectivity with compatible Garmin chartplotters and other marine electronics to offer autopilot control, remote multifunction display waypoint marking, data streaming, sail racing assistance and more. In addition to preloaded marine-specific feature sets, the quatix 5 includes built-in activity profiles for land ...

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SUP LIFEJACKET

Typhoon International has introduced the new SUP Bum Bag. This compact lifejacket is ideal for stand up paddle boarders, kayakers and those that require high levels of upper body freedom of movement. The Typhoon SUP lifejacket has all the features you would expect in an advanced lifesaving device, including a zipped water resistant storage pocket for storing personal items.  It also ...

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Breeze Holdall

The Henri Lloyd Breeze Holdall has been designed for both on land and on water. Offering 50L of storage the bag has been made from highly durable polyester and features an internal silver lining for better internal visibility. There are two internal stow pockets and a handy external zipped pocket. Colours: marine, grey, new red and lime £55 www.henrilloyd.com

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Simrad RS20 VHF Radio

From Simrad comes the RS20 DSC marine VHF radio, ideal for a variety of boats from small RIBs to larger cruisers. The radio includes a high contrast black-on-white display that is clearly visible in bright sunlight. Nighttime visibility has also been optimised, with an inverted white-on-black night mode. A rotary dial makes channel selection easy, while large buttons provide quick ...

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HP Foil Jacket

Made for speed and action on the water, this lighter technical shell jacket from Helly Hansen is constructed from a new three-ply Helly Tech® fabric with a softer inside. Cut for freedom of movement and with a mid-height collar, the foil is ideal for inshore racing and for those looking for a technical lightweight jacket. £325 www.hellyhansen.com

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