STAYING ON COURSE: Project Management for New-Builds and Major Refits

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STAYING ON COURSE: Project Management for New-Builds and Major Refits by Phil Friedman When it comes to new-builds and refits, there are two common but distinct types of project overseers, in-house managers and owner’s representatives. It’s important to understand that an in-house project manager works for the boatyard and, consequently, his or her first-priority is to protect the yard’s interests …

Trending Boat Product: Original Campsuds Soap

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Product Details In the 1960’s Campsuds became the first biodegradable, multi-purpose cleaner created specifically to meet the needs of the boater, camper, backpacker and adventure traveler. Since then it has been carried to every corner of the planet by three generations of outdoor enthusiasts. Compact, versatile, hard working, convenient and environmentally safe, Campsuds has many imitators, but remains the market …

Golden Advice for Successful Yacht Refits

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  HEADED TO THE YARD FOR A REFIT? AVOID THE SHOALS OF UNANTICIPATED COSTS … “Avert grounding on the reef of emergent work …” Okay, so you’ve had a pre-job inspection completed and all items covered under a firm-fixed-price work order. Which means you’re all planned, budgeted, and wrapped up. Well… maybe not. Not if you haven’t considered emergent work …

Trending Boat Product: The Galley Cookbook

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The Quick Summary The one comprehensive galley reference needed aboard every cruising boat – more than 800 everyday recipes made from obtainable ingredients with hand utensils, together with in-depth instructions for unfamiliar cooking techniques and food storage and substitution information. The Need No matter what anyone tells you, boat cooking IS different from cooking ashore. The space is smaller, there’s …

POWERING UP

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Using engines with higher HP-ratings sometimes makes more sense… Okay, so you’re having a new yacht or built — or perhaps planning a major refit and repowering project. And you’re naturally considering not only which engine make and model to choose but which selection of power rating to make. Well, you might be surprised to learn that much of the …

SailTime Seattle

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Seattle Yachts is excited to announce a new relationship with the most reputable boat membership company in the country! SailTime fractional boating is the boat club of the future. You pay a flat rate fee for as much or as little time out on the water as you like on your boat. You can also get access to boats across …

Customers Set Sail on New Tayana 48′!

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Rod & Billie bought our new 2012 Tayana 48′ a few months back with hopes of cruising the Pacific Northwest and Canada for a year then working their way down to the Caribbean. So far, they’re off to a promising start! After naming their Tayana “Moana”, the cruising couple set sail about 3 weeks ago to explore the San Juans …

PRICE REDUCTION! 2012 Catalina 385 now for $194,000!

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ONE OWNER BOAT! This 385 comes to you with a 2 cabin, 1 head layout with the galley to starboard and aft berth to port. “Aria’s” salon has a comfortable settee with extending, adjustable table and two seats across allowing plenty of room for guests. As for the exterior, her cockpit has a full, navy cover as well as bench …

TrawlerFest 2017

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DID YOU KNOW? TrawlerFest has moved from Anacortes to Bremerton for this year’s show and begins in less than a month!! TrawlerFest is PassageMaker’s stand-alone series of boat shows designed for cruising enthusiasts. Strategically located in key cruising regions nationwide, TrawlerFests feature an impressive in-water selection of new and pre-owned cruising powerboats, the latest in marine gear and services, as …

Elan Open House!

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ELAN OPEN HOUSE! Saturday April 22nd from 12PM-3PM on I Dock here at Shilshole Bay Marina! We are opening BOTH boats for all to see — the Elan E4 & Elan Impression 40! Our sailboat brand manager will be on hand to assist you and answer any questions. There will also be a raffle and Elan merchandise for those attending! …