Great Lakes Angler Blog

A Grab Rail Without Visible Screws is Cool

Thursday, December 03, 2015

With Schmitt & Ongaro Marine's new 9" Top-Mounted Grab Rail, function and safety have never been so ergonomic and stylish—or so easy to install. Access to the underside of the mounting surface isn't required. It offers a solid, slip-free grip—essential for safety when boarding or while underway—and will enhance the décor of any boat.  Read Full Story

LineGrabber Adds Attachment Point Anywhere on Dock Line

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

While there are various knots and mechanical devices that can attach an intermediate tie-off point onto a line, sometimes the best solution is the most simple. The LineGrabber from Davis Instruments enables owners to make an attachment point to a line without making a knot. It works by cinching tight around a line. The more tension that is applied to the LineGrabber, the more it tightens on the line.  Read Full Story

Keep Canvas Clean for Looks and Longevity

Monday, April 07, 2014

Canvas enclosures, such as cockpit covers, help shut out bugs in the Spring and provide shade from the sun in the Summer. But to keep them for years of trouble-free use, canvas fabric and sections of clear vinyl, Eisinglass, Plexiglas, or strata glass need to be treated and cleaned properly. Shurhold Industries offers some pointers and products to ensure owners do just that.  Read Full Story

Cruzin is the Place to Find Rental Boats

Monday, March 17, 2014

America's leading online boater-to-boater rental and charter marketplace, Cruzin, now makes it easier than ever to find local places to boat and fish. The company has enhanced its www.cruzin.com website with the Places to Boat and Fish map, created by the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) for its Take Me Fishing™ campaign.  Read Full Story

LineSnubber Removes Stress from Boats

Wednesday, March 05, 2014

Every owner knows that constant, harsh shock on a boat is not only very annoying, but it can be dangerous. The consistent snapping and jarring of dock lines, anchor chains, tow lines and other rope and cable connections can put massive stress on cleats, railings and shackles affecting the entire vessel. Davis Instruments' LineSnubber is a multi-purpose shock absorber for use on any boat. Its progressive tension design with internal stretch limiter reduces shock loads on dock lines, towing lines, tie-downs and preventers.   Read Full Story

Another Option for Affixing Go Pro Cameras

Tuesday, January 21, 2014


PALM CITY, FL – Expanding the versatility of its One-Handle-Does-It-All System, Shurhold Industries introduces the newest accessory. The Camera Adapter is compatible with GoPro Cameras and Shurhold Handles, offering hundreds of great uses.

  Read Full Story

Mag Ranks Hella Spreader Light Tops

Monday, November 18, 2013

          The highly durable and efficient Sea Hawk floodlight from Hella marine recently took top honors following rigorous independent testing performed by Practical Sailor magazine. In comparisons of ten deck and spreader lights from leading manufacturers, the Sea Hawk was named a Best Choice. The magazine also named the lamp one of the year's top marine gear products in its annual Editors' Choice roster.  Read Full Story

New Ultracoat Prop Finish Adds Durability and Beauty

Sunday, November 10, 2013

JACKSONVILLE, FL – Vulnerable to dings, nicks, scratches and chips, a propeller is one of the more abused parts of a boat. That's why it's important to choose one built for rugged use. Turning Point Propellers manufactures aluminum props that hold up over the long haul. Their new long-lasting Ultracoat finish adds both class and durability to propellers.  Read Full Story

Docking Station Enables Media Device Access

Monday, May 28, 2012

MOUNT PLEASANT, SC – Accessing the back of a stereo to plug in a portable media device can be difficult and lead to boaters twisting their bodies in unnatural ways. For added convenience and to save boaters' backs, Prospec Electronics offers the Milennia MIL-iDock Docking Station, an ideal companion for the company's new Milennia MILPRV21 stereo. When used with the appropriate adaptors, the MIL-iDock enables users to connect portable media devices to the USB drive and auxiliary input, all within an enclosed drawer.  Read Full Story

Add Extra Storage with Ditty Bags

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Keeping valuables safe aboard can be as simple as stowing them in a ditty bag.  Adding a ditty bag to an existing Beckson Marine Screw-Out Deck Plate is as easy as installing Beckson's Ditty Bag Retrofit Kit.  This kit helps owners convert empty space below deck to a hidden storage spot.  Read Full Story



GlAngler Subscription

Recent Posts



Tags

Matt Serbenski Blue Collar Outdoors TRAC Ecological thieves Slender Spoon Pro Polish Records hardbaits Niagara Falls Trade Shows Andrew Dordek Muskie Lure Louie Stout Lock Dogs High school bass fishing SeaLife Cameras Northland Plano Synergy AKOYA Wake Fishing RedHead Pharmaceuticals Optima River Fishing Telescoping JIggler Long Rod Minn Kota Skamania Mania LCWCC SeaEra QC radar dock lines Rushton Gregory Z-Man EZ BoatPort Izaak Walton League USCGA Bheestie Bag Swim bait Angler 175T Marine General Normark Manistee Boga Gull Lake Marine Buff Dan Egan Radial WileyX Gary Dollahon KVD Port of Indiana Tides Lake Michigan Ice Fishing Headgear Keep Kool BASSMASTER LakeMaster Western States Version Aqua Vu Larson Electronics Reese Tight Lines Jewelry Tom Neustrom Rain suit tree stand injury Torpedo Divers Walleye USO News Alaskan Mazurek Lake Huron Tracker Marine 360 jeffstackleshop.com FLW John E. Phillips weather Green Bay Mack's Lure Titan Chain Synergy Outdoors Mag Light Gene Larew Tommy Skarlis New York Sunstream Boat Lifts ODNR Multitools Lead ChartSelect Dogwood Canyon Trail Runs KVD Speedbag Wormfile Catch & Cook Bibs Traxstech Bug repellent Contest Venice, Louisiana Aluminum Deep V Series Glacier Glove Fish America Foundation Bro Brosdahl Bass Pro Shops Sunglasses Chatterbait Brite Wash Conservation Yamaha Seakeeper gyro Ned Rig Airmar inReach clubs Radio Homeport Marine Marketing Bob Schmidt Launch ramp JVD USCG Holland Size limits KVD Speedbag Spencer Yachts ASA Ranger Macho Minnow Davis Instruments Dollohan Ultracoat Hamlin Odd'ball Fin Spin Ice Features Evolve National Guard exotic species Coast Guard Lake trout Yamaha ATV Hunting Smart Guide to Freshwater Fishing Lake Assault Jerky NAIFC Championship Fort Wayne, Indiana Cabela's MATE USA Triton Boats PLB Global Spectrum Rescue Jeff's Tackle Shop Soo Locks sunglass Great Lakes Troller Frabill Rapala Glorvigen Rippin' Lips Sharpeners Tournament CUSTOM JIGS 'N' SPINS Brown trout Swanson-Russell Gill NA Youth Camera mount Vick Scott Glorvigen Water Buddies Brian Brosdahl Bait Rigs Plano NMEA Honda OHIO Rippin Lips Kayak Dave Genz Simrad Mary Snyder Uncle Norm's Sphaera 1675 Pro Guide Ethanol Power ONIX Video Beckson Marine Deck Plate splice Wisconsin Boating Tyee 580P lenses MWC Micro-Mobile Pro Viewing Case Onyx CLASSIC Raritan Army Corp of Engineers iPilot STRATTEC Lakemaster Angler Electronics Turning Point Props Bass BASSMASTER CLASSIC Strike King Black Velvet Accon Marine iPhone New Zealand Ditty bag South Haven, Michigan Silver Horde Brad's Rugged Shark boat rental Autotether Jeff Gustafson BoatUS Angler Corey Schmidt Innovative Outdoors Reef Runner Endura LOTSA Insurance Promise Keeper Bristol Bay Salmon BoatUS Big Bear Products Full Throttle Absolute Outdoor, Inc. Asian carp Minnesota Marsh Madness cruzin toilet Sport Shows Green Bay, Wisconsin DSC Volvo Penta Iaconelli Gear Bristol Bay Muscle Squared 65 Michigan City, Indiana binoculars DuraSafe Tip-Up Safety Mike Seymour Whale Pumps Marine Lighting Ranger Aluminum Deep V Series award Brandon Newby Lowrance Extreme Baitcast Reel MUSHING Lights Faria Ditch The Conference & Event Center Niagara Falls Smartfind S20 Personal AIS Beacon St. Croix HELLA Barry Brown Marine Marcum YUM Dinger South Haven eZSplice ShowSpan Shoes EVOLVE FISHING CO Shock Wave Quantum Jeff Wenzel Boat US Mystery Tackle Box PulseTech Michigan Aqualuma Wildlife Forever Trout Unlimited Bug bite relief Practical Sailor Brian "Bro" Brosdahl Marine NewsWire Ryan Kleckner Storage CMP Global Hobie Pro Angler IGFA Bass Pro U.S.S.A. Serious Shine Scholarship Wounded Warriors bimini top Kindle book Acme exotic invader Lake Ontario Aqua-Vu Gary Giudice Personal Flotation Devices Rods YUMphibian Kevin Van Dam Black Earth Creek blue marlin Olcott, NY Soft Jigwobbler Bass Pro Shops Four-Person Dome Tent with Screen Porch Streams Cliff Pace Navigation Coleman Home Port Marine Marketing Tools Spreads Fishouflage Indiana DNR Michigan DNR EZ Splice Fasteners Mosquito repellent InvisaSnap St. Croix Rods Thermacell Steve Wood Hevi-Beads Legend Extreme Patrick Hurst Air show Gravity Lund Boats LineSnubber BOLT Padlock Wind Power redfish Kayaks Fish Hawk XD4 Kevin VanDam Crankbait Net Bass Pro Shops Gift Card Catfish Lake Erie treestand injury DuraSafe Electronics Lock Delorme Mr. Twister Kill switch Whale Evinrude Coleman cooler Marine Radio Plano Tackle Boxes RAT FINKEE Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plates and Kits Shelter Shoremaster SOG Aquatic AV marlin New Lures Flat Slider 75 Side Imaging Rig'N Tails Baitcast Fishing Pole BBQ Lighter Monel Metal EZ Dock Beckson Soul5 Tackle Labs Boat names Dave Mull Blog Speakers Shipping JBL thieves trailer tongue Todd Sokolow Interlux Apps VMC ABT Insect repellent Oculus Costa Del Mar iPad McMurdo tackle storage Clay Dyer spreader light Oakley Sunglasses Mustad Scott Martin Sheldon's Tackle Bag Chronglobal Blue Heron Communications Hobie jigs Bass lure Dollahon Wild River series MULL BLOG Church Tackle Rough Weather yachtpaint.com Rovermax LR 100 Fuel Gunnison, CO Dunkirk, NY Mark Chmura Chicago barrier The Harry Lure PRADCO Northwest Indiana Steelheaders ABT X-2 Countdown Walleyes Chaco GPS for Lightning Connector Rain gear Line Jonathon VanDam Oshkosh PFDs iPilot Link Stabenow Mack's Lures Bass fishing Traditions Media Wedding Ring trailer tongue Masters Walleye Circuit Side Thruster On board F-Series Storm Gear Skarlis Costa Swim Whizz Grady-White Goby Bait head Kurt Mazurek Magnum Flow-Troll Accessories Ascend Traditions Tim Popfinger Rubrail Smart Guide Publications Bad Elf Contaminants Grunden's Prosepec Electronics Ranger VS1780 Princecraft spoon B.A.S.S. Jack Links Lake Superior Husky Jerk Alabama Rig Technology University of Buffalo AmVets Shurhold Snow-Shoe Tip-Up Future Fisherman Foundation METS Grand Rapids Ultimate Outdoors Show Multi-species ice fishing, Bro Show, Traditions Media Extended Warranty Humminbird Up Stream Hydration Back Pack Okuma Dave Mull Moisture Muncher Boat Covers Pop-Up LED Bowlights Berkley Ravenswood Media Salmon Unlimited of Illinois Salmon Swedish FireKnife Deep Sea Diver Beckson Marine Stowaway Bag Plate mudsnail Marine Speakers Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel Matt Straw GPS Speedometer Forage Minnow Invasive species Legend Gold Ranger Boats Fiberglass boat Slide Moor FRIDAY FUNNIES USSA Personal Flotation Device Bethel University Tournament Grade Circle Hooks Grab Rail Milennia MIL-iDock Free Fishing Weekend Safe boating Boat lifts Clam YUM Lighting Conservation Marathon Line Recycle Bin Lip-Stix Mercury Marine Footwear WeatherStation Frigibar Batteries Mark Zona Chargers Downriggers Martin-Flory Orca Fin System Betsy Whistler Spoon Ultimate Flannel Shirts Alaska Boat maintenance Boats Foul weather gear www.bigweeniebrand.com WFN TRAC La Mar Knives great lakes Costa Sunglasses Topwater Fiberglass tiller Bait Holder News/Social theft Lund Cannon ATV Owners tournament spinning rod Weather Buoy Fishing Knife sharpening Boating safety Andrew Semprevivo LineGrabber Custom Jigs & Spins fitness Earth Day Audio Team Aqua-Vu Ryan Wilson Beckson Marine Sun protection Lake of the Woods Fishing Clubs Lures Sportsman's rights Tournaments Games Nautical Deck Plate Balog Walleye tournament One-Handle-Does-It-All System

Archive