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  • Finding inspiration

    March 1, 2024Editorial

    When your projects start to feel stale or boring, make it a habit to look around for inspiration. Inspiration can be found through [...]

  • 2024 MFA Conference news

    March 1, 2024News

    Veteran Australian fabricator David Elliott demonstrates his unique patterning techniques before a rapt audience. The 2024 Marine Fabricators Conference that took place Jan. [...]

  • New members join MFA

    March 1, 2024News

    The Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) provides resources and programs for marine fabricators and establishes standards of excellence for business practices, products and craftsmanship. [...]

  • Marine Industry Events

    March 1, 2024Events

    All calendar events are subject to change. Please check websites for updated information. March 14–17, 2024Northwest Sportshow®Minneapolis Convention CenterMinneapolis, Minn.northwestsportshow.com May 18–19, 2024Great [...]

  • Tough textile coatings

    March 1, 2024Products

    VYNGUARD® Performance Coatings is a full line of custom-engineered lacquers for flexible woven and non-woven vinyl, textiles and fabrics. All VYNGUARD chemistries are [...]

  • High-performance perforated fabric

    March 1, 2024Products

    Top Gun™ Vision is a perforated version of Top Gun coated fabric. Blocking almost 92% of light, Top Gun Vision is an excellent [...]

  • Weather-beating composite fabric

    March 1, 2024Products

    Stamoid Light by Serge Ferrari Group is a versatile multilayer composite fabric for boat seating and protective covers. Blending innovation, durability and style, [...]

  • Marine cleaner and conditioner

    March 1, 2024Products

    Iosso’s Vinyl and Leather Cleaner & Conditioner restores the appearance of a wide range of marine materials. This versatile product also protects against [...]

  • Prefabricated marine seating panels

    March 1, 2024Products

    Trivantage’s prefabricated Quilted Marine Upholstery Panels featuring Sunbrella® Horizon® are designed to help fabricators cut down on cost and turnaround time. Made of [...]