Monthly Archive: October 2016

Oct 17

Radio Smarts

  Seven tips for optimizing your VHF radio’s performance. SHOP SMART As with most purchases, you get what you pay for. A bargain-priced VHF might perform well in the beginning, yet age, vibration and saltwater corrosion can degrade a radio’s ability to transmit and receive. Premium VHFs withstand such punishment better than bargain-priced models. Also, …

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Oct 16

Spring into Action

Spring Start-up Checklist   Spring has sprung that means it’s time to take their boats out of winter storage and put them in the water. For many boaters, annual preparation and cleaning projects are necessary rites of spring that help prevent problems that could keep them off the water once the season is underway. Coming …

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