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Wall of Fog Engulfs Michigan Anglers

For two anglers, an average Lake Michigan fishing trip suddenly transformed into the movie trailer of either the Godzilla sequel or the latest Stephen King adaptation.

Marine Electronics-We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby!

My first recorder/depth finder was an old school flasher that I couldn't make heads or tails out of the mark, but could read how deep the water was—and that was it.

Stone-Age Electronics

With today’s technology, it can be downright tough to get lost. At a glance, the monitor will tell you exactly where you are in the world, down to the nearest yard.

Marking Fish From Afar With Side Imaging

With the incredible high-definition imagery being viewed on boats these days, there is no structure or cover left hidden beneath the surface.

Protecting Your Electronics Investment

Simple steps you can take to extend the life of your electronics and protect those valuable coordinates you’ve spent countless hours collecting.

The Problem With Your Sonar

If you’re experiencing difficulty with your sonar, it’s more than likely caused by an improperly mounted transducer.

3…2…1 Gentlemen, Start your Engines!

By the time you get this issue, the countdown to the Providence Boat Show will be up and boaters like you will be making your way to the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence Jan. 31 - Feb. 2 to see boats, gear, and an incredible lineup of seminars and special events.

Boat Reviews

Sealander II Deck Boat

The SeaLander II is a pontoon type deck on an air boat type hull. The result is a fishing/party boat …

Piranha F2000 Boat Review

Piranha Boatworks of Sanford, Fla. has designed the ultimate fishing platform with its F2000 Flats/Bay boat. Drafting 6 to 8 inches, with a maximum of 150 hp, this sleek hull can get you to and from your favorite fishing grounds in short order. It offers all that Piranha Boatworks is famous for, a large forward casting deck, plenty of storage fore and aft and 6 under-gunnel rod holders.

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