New powerboat registrations up 7 percent through July

September 30th, 2016

Advance data indicates new powerboat registrations were up 7.2% year over year (YOY) for the 12 months through July. Larger boats – 33’+, while lower in volume, were up 12.6% on a rolling twelve month basis (R12M) YOY. PWC, Pontoon, and saltwater fish segments continue to be the high-volume growth leaders: up 10.4%, 9.4%, and […]

Read More Edit

Upholstery shop creates custom pontoon cover

July 1st, 2009

One man takes on a pontoon cover that combines size with detailing. The customer knew exactly what he wanted when he showed up at Bud’s Upholstery in Signal Hill, Calif., towing a well-kept 2006 Odyssey Tri-Toon. “The stock boat cover on my Odyssey is getting tired,” he said. “I’d like a new, good-looking, custom cover...you […]

Read More Edit