Taco Marine Carbon Fiber Outrigger poles

January 1, 2017

Taco® Marine Carbon Fiber Outrigger Poles won the Product Innovation Award in the Fishing Equipment, Gear and Tackle category at the 2016 Progressive® Miami International Boat Show. The carbon fiber design has the strength to accommodate modern fishing techniques. A patent pending, swivel roller mechanism allows for live baits or artificial lures to have a …

SuperMAX™ anchors

September 1, 2016

SuperMAX™ anchors provide a strong hold in any seabed and in many conditions, from grass to coral, tidal currents and hurricane winds. Manufactured in the U.S. from high-tensile strength American tool-grade steel (harder than any steel used in competitive anchors), the SuperMAX is hot-dip galvanized for years of protection. Available in rigid and pivoting shank …

Shock-mitigating pedestal system

July 1, 2016

The Taco® Marine Low Profile Seaspension® Shock-Mitigating Pedestal System has received a 2016 Top Product Award from Boating Industry magazine. Seaspension’s patented design absorbs shock and vibration to prevent pounding on passengers’ backs and legs. Because typical pedestals are rigid, they transfer wave jolts directly to the seats and people sitting in seats. Seaspension is …

Rub rail kits

Packaged with one-piece flexible or semi-rigid continuous coils in seven sizes and profiles, the Taco® Marine rub rail kits have a five-year warranty and include everything needed to easily give boats a new look and provide many years of durable use. To determine which rub rail kit is appropriate, view the Taco Marine Rub Rail …

Plier-action hole cutters

May 1, 2016

C.S. Osborne & Co. offers time-saving plier-action hole cutters designed for manufacturers and fabricators of marine covers, auto tops, awnings, canvas products, cockpit covers and industrial fabrics. Yellow zinc-plated frames offer strength for accuracy, and vinyl handles add comfort to reduce fatigue. Model 4000 cuts holes to set curtain fasteners. Model 4100 sets turn-button fasteners.

Tool holder

March 1, 2016

The holster-like Gunnie Tool Holder keeps drills and other tools safe and secure. It is a great “third hand” for any skilled tradesman or boat owner. The Gunnie can simply slide over the waist of a pair of pants or be permanently mounted to a tool belt. It is versatile enough to work with cordless …

Titanium nitride needles

Titanium nitride-coated sewing machine needles from Groz-Beckert are available for most brand sewing machines. Titanium nitride needles are stronger than standard needles resulting in better performance through most heavy textiles. The shape of the needle and the point contribute to less seam leakage, less needle breakage, less thread damage and fewer skipped stitches.

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2016 New Product Showcase

January 1, 2016

Marine Fabricator‘s compilation of products to help you create profit-producing projects. Products and information were submitted by manufacturers and suppliers by the established deadline. Awning fabric The Sattler 745 FR awning fabric features a flame-retardant PVC-coated polyester membrane that meets NFPA 701, CPAI-84, CSFM Title19, CPAI-84, BS7837, CAN/ULC-S109, NFB 92-507 requirements. Featuring UV resistance, color …

On-board battery charger

September 1, 2015

Components in these Marinco charging systems are completely sealed in waterproof thermal epoxy to prevent damage and corrosion. Three-stage charging cycles for fast recovery, overload protection with automatic resets, LEDs to indicate charging status and “Smart” technology to prevent battery damage even when the charger is left on. All models can be left on for …

Work light

Golight Inc. introduces model GXL 4021 fixed-position LED work light. The light’s fascia measures just 4½ inches wide by 4 inches tall, has a depth of only 3½ inches and comes with a 2-inch stainless steel mounting bracket. The GXL 4021 represents the company’s expansion of its permanently mounted, manually adjustable LED work lights and …