TACO Metals, Inc. will debut 30 new products at this year’s International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition & Conference (IBEX), taking place Oct. 2-4 in in Louisville, Ky. Tailored to the demands of today’s boat builders, the products feature unique innovations and patent-pending designs.
The suite of products includes an under top antenna mount that can be safely actuated from the helm. A sleek newrub rail mounted LED navigation light port and starboard allows boat builders to eliminate deck mounted versions. Other products set to debut include a stainless steel helm seat pedestal with a concealed mounting plate, the CAPRI line of premium Helm Seats, a more robust Flex Chrome rub rail insert, a marine-grade LED blaster and spreader light, and two improved Grand Slam outrigger mounts.
“We will leverage the 50 years we have invested as a leading marine brand, draw on our best-in-class product development and engineering practices, as well as our affiliate partnerships, to continue to introduce and deliver the most forward-thinking and engineered marine products on the market,” Mike Kushner, vice president of OEM sales, said in a statement.
TACO Metals is a leader in the manufacture of marine products and accessories, as well as pipe and tubing, architectural railing systems, LED lighting and its Sport Fishing line. Headquartered in Miami, Fla., the company maintains manufacturing plant and warehousing facilities up the Eastern seaboard, in Europe and Asia.