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Outboard Maintenance: How to Flush Your Engine

May 18, 2024
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Flushing the outboard motor is one of the significant aspects of boat maintenance. However, many boaters overlook this part of boat upkeeping, sometimes leading to substantial repair costs and reduced engine lifespan. In this post, we will examine the importance of the flushing process in outboard maintenance, various methods, and some expert tips for keeping your boat motor running smoothly.

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5 Top Tips to Become a Pro Boater

May 8, 2024
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Navigating through different water conditions on the West Coast demands more than just steering a boat. It requires a combination of a properly working vessel and other components, as well as knowledge, experience, and skill set. It doesn’t matter whether you are a rookie or a pro boater. Honing the boat handling skills is essential. You can find many ways to learn and improve your skills. Besides numerous boating courses available at boat clubs, some reliable boat dealers in BC guide proper and safe cruising. Read on as we detail the top ways to help you gain confidence and experience more enjoyable marine trips.

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Jet Drives vs Sterndrive: Evaluate Performance, Handling, and Safety

Apr 27, 2024
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The significance of a suitable boat engine is unavoidable. Proper power improves the vessel’s performance and enables you to enjoy your marine trips without much worry. When choosing between a Jet drive and a Sterndrive, understanding their workings, benefits, and durability is crucial. In this post, we will break down the basics, advantages, and comparison of both these engine categories. It will help you identify the right option and lift your boating experience in this fantastic summer season.

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Top 7 Activities on a BC Boat Tour

Apr 14, 2024
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In our last post, we saw the most fascinating things to do on a pontoon boat. Today, we will detail the most common activities Canadian boaters like to do during short vessel trips. Navigating through British Columbia’s beautiful coastal waters, rivers, and lakes is an adventure like no other. Exploring the hidden coves and unknown places, fishing at your favorite spot, and enjoying watersports with your friends and family are just some of the things you can add to your bucket list. Here are the top seven.

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Cruise in Style: 4 Best Pontoon Boat Activities

Apr 8, 2024
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Pontoons are famous for leisurely cruising and adventurous outings with family and friends. When you own a pontoon, you have a myriad of possibilities, such as partying, fishing, tubing, water skiing, family gatherings, etc. These vessels, with their unique stability and versatility, have gained popularity among Canadian boaters. They are not just boats but gateways to endless possibilities on the water. Still, a large number of people are wondering about the activities they can do on pontoons. Hence, we gathered details and narrated some valuable points regarding pontoon boat activities.

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