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Atlantic Yacht Basin featured on NOAA

Atlantic Yacht Basin has always put an emphasis on safety. As a hurricane storage facility, they have helped many boat owners safely endure storms and repair damaged boats. NOAA recently talked with Spencer Hull, Treasurer and Director of Market Development for Atlantic Yacht Basin, Inc. for a feature in their People of Weather-Ready Nation. Spencer […]

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Places to Visit Around the Chesapeake Bay

Whether you’re visiting or already a resident there is a multitude of activities to explore around the Chesapeake Bay. It has a rich history, unique ecosystem and beautiful landscape that continue to amaze long time residents and newcomers alike. If you’re looking for some things to do here’s a few to check out during your […]

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Gift Giving Guide 2015

Not sure what to get for your boat loving family this holiday season? Check out our list for some ideas. Dry Dry Case– For all your tech waterproofing needs. If you’ve ever worried about your digital devices getting wet but can’t bear to part with them then Dry Case may be your solution. They offer […]

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The Evolution of Electric Boats

Electric boats have been around for over 120 years. They were popular in the late 1800’s and into the early 1900’s but lost popularity when people began to switch to internal combustion engines. Electric boat manufacturers are still around, but they aren’t popular choices. Electric vehicles have consistently been a difficult market to crack. The […]

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Preventing Coral Bleaching

Recent studies have shown that a chemical in most sunscreens is causing harm to coral across the world. The chemical oxybenzone has been shown to be a factor in coral bleaching even in low concentrations. Coral bleaching causes discoloration to the coral and ultimately leads to its death. Without coral, fish populations suffer from the […]

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9 Most Useful Boating Apps

You probably have dozens of apps on your phone for your everyday life, but did you know there are more you could add for your boating adventures? Apps entertain us, teach us, and keep us connected both on and off land. Here are 9 of our favorite boating apps. Boat Ramps from TakeMeFishing.org- as the […]

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Naming Your Boat

You may have thought naming your children would be the most difficult task you would encounter in life, but naming your boat can be equally as difficult. The name of your boat can say a lot about the person who owns it, and should reflect your personality well. Stick to names that express the things […]

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Best Boat and Yacht Toys

Spending the day on your boat sounds great, until 3:00pm and you’ve run out of things to do. Wash away your boredom with these 10 toys to keep you and your friends entertained.   AERIS DIVE COMPUTER– This dive computer has some of the best technology available. It has a hoseless air integration system that […]

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Atlantic Yacht Basin Specials 2015

BOTTOM PAINTING Boat owners know the importance of hull maintenance and AYB’s annual bottom painting special is underway. Have AYB haul your boat for bottom painting and we’ll offer you a free haul out on your next visit. Bottom paint can be a pain in the bottom. However, barnacles and weeds could be worse. If […]

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Boat Hacks

We have all found little tricks to make our boats our own. Things that save space, time or money. These tricks could be as simple as a new way to tie a knot or as complex as a completely macgyvered engine. Whatever your preference, here’s a few hacks to keep your boating easy. Shower caddies […]

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