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Buoyancy and the Pontoon Effect

Imagine that you’re stranded on a deserted island, and you’re lucky enough to find enough materials to construct a boat with two pontoons to attempt to make it back home safely. In that situation, how can you determine the amount of weight that you will be able to carry with you on your boat, and […]

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World’s Biggest Boats

Have you ever stared in nautical amazement at a 160ft yacht trolling past your speedboat? Is the largest boat you’ve ever seen the glacier-struck, sinking ship in the film Titanic? Were you impressed when you crammed over 30 people on your pontoon (however illegal it was)? While these boats may seem remarkably gigantic, they are […]

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2013 Boat Show Debuts

Believe it or not, 2013 is almost here and with the new year comes a new season of boat shows. Starting January 4, we’ll be attending shows all over America – in fact, we’ve got 49 events lined up. All our stops, hours, and show information can be found on our events page. What’s New […]

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Ten Most Extreme Wakeboarding Tricks

Videos of the best tricks of all time The wakeboarding industry has seen some incredible tricks since its start in the 1990s. Whether these tricks have been around for years or have been newly invented, they are thrilling to watch and even more exhilarating to execute. We’ve checked out videos and pictures of tricks, old […]

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Pictures of Pontoon Boats

Free images from Manitou Pontoon Boats From time to time we’re aware that bloggers or other online journalists may be looking to supplement their writing with an appropriate image to fit their work. Often times it can be difficult to find a professional image, however. With that in mind, we decided we would share some […]

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Boats and…Snow?

Perhaps it’s just cabin fever, but in the past week we thought to ourselves, “Wouldn’t it be cool if we could find some pictures of boats in the snow?” Either everyone in the room was confused or they didn’t disagree enough to say anything, so we scoured the web in search of some interesting photos…and […]


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