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Apr 17, 2018

Pontoon boat restoration top flooring choices

Choosing flooring for you pontoon boat restoration doesn't need to be confusing. Here is an overview of the most common types used.

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Apr 17, 2018

Boat Cover Terminology! Are you calling it the right name.

Avoid boat cover terminology confusion by knowing what to call it and what to ask for.

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Apr 17, 2018

Houseboat Canvas Discussion and Recommendations

Buying houseboat canvas is expensive, so before you buy, consider these points.

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Mar 14, 2018

Alternate boat cover tie downs needed

I have a 20 ft Key West with a boat cover. I would like to use this cover on the boat when it is in the boat slip-normal tie downs will not work-nothing

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Feb 20, 2018

Can these zippers be used in tandem?

I have a brand new cockpit enclosure on a Catalina 30. The overhead connecting canvas from the bimini to the dodger is tight enough that if it is unzipped,

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Feb 13, 2018

unsure of best material

I have a Gregor Sea hawk II 18' center console outboard that I leave year round in Baja CA. Very little rain, but lots of sun, and very strong winds.

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Jan 01, 2018

I do not want to roll up my new vinyl windows is there a way to secure them underneath the Bimini?

Is there a way to fasten open vinyl windows to the bottom of the Bimini rather than rolling them up?

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Dec 07, 2017

Is it ok to leave my enclosure on NYC boat in the winter, under shrink wrap?

Can I leave my enclosure on my boat during winter without damaging the isinglass?

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Nov 19, 2017

EZ-Xtend Boat Zipper WEB BANNER Skyscraper ANIMATION V1b_Canvas

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Nov 18, 2017

What is the correct term to use for the plastic track that screws to the fiberglass for the curtain to slide on? Thanks you

What is the correct term to use, for the plastic track, that screws into the fiberglass, that the enclosure curtain slides on? I am trying to repair a

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