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Dolphinite’s GelMatch aerosol gelcoat repair dispenses color-matched, high-grade ISO gelcoat straight from the can to the surface without mixing, thanks to an all-in-one formula. The company says GelMatch produces professional, spray-gun quality results with no waste, no clean-up and easy disposal of the can. $99.95.

Dolphinite, South Dartmouth, Mass.,

(978) 356-9834.


February 2014 issue


Bluetooth speaker

The Braven 710 is a portable, water-resistant (IPX5) wireless speaker housed in a rugged aircraft-grade aluminum case. It streams music over Bluetooth, allows hands-free phone calls through a built-in microphone, charges mobile devices and can be wirelessly paired with another Braven 710. Dimensions are 6.28 by 2.6 by 1.8 inches. $170. Braven, Irvine, Calif., (877) 927-2836. www.braven.com

February 2014 issue

Standard Horizon AIS/GPS VHF

In addition to AIS, the new GX2200 Class D DSC VHF radio has integrated GPS capabilities. Features include a 30-watt hailer, 34800 baud rate selections to connect to a GPS/plotter, selectable true and magnetic readings for AIS targets, and simultaneous PA/fog operation with AIS display and GPS status page. $400. Standard Horizon, Cypress, Calif.,

(714) 827-7600. www.standardhorizon.com

February 2014 issue


Ulysse Nardin watch

Swiss watch maker Ulysse Nardin introduces a 50-piece limited-edition Schooner chronograph that honors the famous sailboat America, which won the 100 Guinea Cup in 1851, the trophy now known as the America’s Cup. Water-resistant to 200 meters, this elegant watch has a stainless-steel case coated in navy blue rubber, a sapphire crystal case back, and the element on the strap is engraved with the schooner’s image. It retails for $15,500. Ulysse Nardin, Boca Raton, Fla., (561) 988-8600.


December 2013 issue


Sperry boat shoes

Sperry Top-Sider introduces five new boat shoes for 2014 that include the “do-it-all amphibious” H2O Escape Bungee, the traditional Sea-Sider (pictured), now with breathable mesh uppers, and the Ricochet, a paddling shoe. Also new are the women’s casual slip-on Chime and Pulse Thong flip-flop. Retail prices range from $60 (Pulse) to $90 (H2O). Sperry Top-Sider, Richmond, Ind., (800) 247-6575. www.sperrytopsider.com

December 2013 issue


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