Boating

Boating How-To

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Restoring Fiberglass Color & Shine

In this FS Seminar, FS Boating Forum Moderator Dan McCarthy shows how-to keep your hull in tip-top shape. If your hull is looking dull and faded, you can bring back its original luster and shine with ease. For more information on the products used visit www.starbrite.com.

Boating Gear

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Accon Quick Release Hinges

Bimini tops are a great addition to a boat, but they’re not always easy to install and remove. Accon Marine’s Quick Release Hinges provide boat owners with a hassle-free way to connect and detach this accessory.


Flats Boats

Spyder FX19

Spyder FX19

The large forward casting deck has an anchor locker, two dry storage compartments and a round live baitwell. The flat area to port accepts a trolling motor and it’s pre-wired. The forward mounted fuel tank helps to offset the weight of the outboard motor and gives the hull a shallower draft.

Bay Boats

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Nautic Star 244 XTS

With a 79-gallon fuel tank and a super-efficient single-stepped hull, the range of this boat would be farther than you could possibly travel in a full day round trip. That equates to fuel savings and peace of mind when you’re exploring back bays or running offshore to the Gulf Stream.

Center Consoles

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Cape Horn 32

A no nonsense approach to fishing produces a boat design that is rugged and reliable.

Express / Cuddy

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Boat Show Friday: World Cat Dual Console 2740 Glacier Bay Edition

Sometimes family features take precedence over center console fishing features and that’s where a dual console interior layout will shine. When you open up the center of the boat’s cockpit the amount of usable deck space is incredible.

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Dream Boats

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FS Dreamboat Contest Winner Heads to Costa Rica

Capt. Charlie Phillips, winner of the Fishing NoSara Prize Package given away as top prize for the Florida Sportsman Dreamboat Contest earlier this year, returns from his fishing vacation this week.