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Mercury Marine launches the all-new 400hp Verado outboard engine

Mercury Marine has announced the launch of the 400hp Verado outboard engine, the company’s highest horsepower Verado branded outboard engine in its portfolio. “The acceptance of the 350hp Verado in the marketplace has been incredible and through extensive conversations with our global customers, we have learned that there is an appetite in the marketplace for a Verado-branded 400hp four-stroke outboard ...

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BAG FOR LIFE

Especially for those turning away from plastic bags, here is a fab hammock bag that will last for a lifetime. Knitted on chunky 25mm knitting needles, this bag is available in ten colours complete with chic copper finish. Ideal for carrying your lunch to the boat and then looks great wherever you hang it. £14.99 www.woolcouturecompany.com  

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RAYMARINE NEXT GENERATION

The compact Ray53, full-sized Ray63 and the multifunction Ray73 with AIS are all full-function VHF marine radios with Class D Digital Selective Calling. Designed to complement the modern style of Raymarine Axiom multifunction displays, each VHF is equipped with a built-in GPS receiver and connection point for an optional GPS/GNSS antenna, which improves the GPS reception when the radio is mounted ...

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GARMIN ALL-IN-ONE

If you are in the market for a new chartplotter, Garmin’s GPSMAP® 8400/8400xsv series expands its flagship line of all-in-one chartplotters with new sizes, built-in sonar and more. The GPSMAP 8400/8400xsv series is actually an extension of its GPSMAP 8400 series that brings premium features like built-in sonar and extensive networking capabilities in more affordable display options. Available in 10-, ...

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LOWRANCE LINK-9

The Link-9 is designed as a replacement for the Link-8 and features an industrial design with a large, intuitive interface, removable fist microphone, built-in AIS receiver and a front mountable mechanical design for easy installation. With its integrated GPS receiver, the Link-9 has four ways to ensure GPS reliability in the event of an emergency. A GPS antenna in the ...

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BEAUTIFUL BLOSSOM

Flowers are a continuing trend and these Japanese blossom inspired gifts are sure to look great on board. From Flying Tiger comes a number of ideas ideal to have on board or at home. There are dishes, storage tins, mugs and even a sweet teapot with a bamboo handle. Dish: £3 Teapot: £8 Mug: £3 Storage tin: £2 – £4 ...

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B&G V60

The B&G V60 mid-level VHF radio includes a large, intuitive interface, built-in AIS receiver, a front mountable mechanical design for easy installation and optional wireless handsets. With its integrated GPS receiver, the V60 now has four ways to ensure GPS reliability in the event of an emergency. A number of other features have been added including navigation mode, which displays ...

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SACQUA™ showcase new waterproof handbag collection at RYA Dinghy Show 2019

Nautical Lifestyle Brand, SACQUA will be showcasing their new collection of waterproof handbags at this years’ RYA Dinghy Show, in association with Yachts & Yachting and Suzuki (02-03 March, Alexandra Palace, London). Designed by a woman for women on the water.  Stylishly chic, the eye catching waterproof handbag keeps make-up, phone and other precious items dry. It is so versatile ...

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Gill Hybrid Down

This stylish jacket, available for men and women, is designed as a mid layer when sailing and, when back on land, is an ideal outer layer to keep you both warm and dry. Stretch side panels and sleeves allow freedom of movement whilst heat is kept at a maximum against the torso. The down is hydrophic water-repellent so is practical ...

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GPSMAP 8400/8400xsv

The Garmin GPSMAP 8400/8400xsv series is an extension of its flagship GPSMAP 8400 series which brings premium features like built-in sonar and extensive networking capabilities in more affordable display options. Available in 10-, 12- and 16-inch displays that feature full HD in-plane switching (IPS) screens with multi-touch control, the series is WiFi enabled and offers full connectivity and networkability, so ...

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