Great Lakes Angler Blog

Dock Shockles Protect Boats Well

Monday, June 22, 2015

  Constant tension from tidal surges, wakes, winds and currents can damage a line. Owners can reduce these dangerous shock loads with Davis Instruments' DockShockle, helping lines last longer and minimizing wear to cleats. Unlike other snubbers, one size fits all ropes from 3/8-3/4" thick.  Read Full Story

Stern drives now qualify for financing

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

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Mercury Marine To Lobby Against E-15 Fuel

Thursday, May 07, 2015

FOND DU LAC, WI – Mercury Marine will join others in the marine industry next week for the annual American Boating Congress, where company executives will meet with politicians from key states to talk about initiatives important to and affecting the marine industry.  Read Full Story

MULL BLOG: Watch the video to see why you stay with a swamped boat

Monday, April 27, 2015

OK, two things. One, if your boat or kayak swamps, don't try and swim for shore--stay with the boat. This video shows just how hard you are to find if you head for shore. Second, wear a dang life jacket. Period. This release from BoatUS is a real public service. –Dave Mull  Read Full Story

Lanyard ensures motor stops if you fall out

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Mercury Marine encourages all boaters to make safety their No. 1 concern as the weather warms and boats hit the water this summer. Mercury, the world leader in marine propulsion technology, recently collaborated with Capt. Mike Genoun, host of Florida Sport Fishing TV and editor-in-chief of Florida Sport Fishing Magazine, to create a video that promotes boating safety through the use of Mercury’s new and improved safety lanyard.  Read Full Story

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