Custom Tackle Unit – Limited Space

June 10, 2014

All of us here at Boat Outfitters are well aware that there is never enough room for storage on your boat. And as time goes on you find yourself running out of places to add storage but still need more. One of our recent customers was in that very predicament. He need more tackle storage […]

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Replacement Teak

June 6, 2014

Do you need any teak or starboard parts replaced?  Here at Boat Outfitters we work to make high quality replacement parts for a wide range of applications.  Recently a customer came to us hoping that we could re-make his existing teak swim platform.  The majority of the time that this happens the customer wants their […]

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Cooler Slides!

June 5, 2014

At Boat Outfitters we are always trying to make things easier.  One thing we were tired of was having to slide a heavy cooler out from under the leaning post when we wanted something from it.  This is particularly difficult if the cooler has rubber feet for traction!   Our answer to this problem is […]

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Replacement Dash Panels

May 15, 2014

We regularly have customers who want to copy pieces from their boats either to replace it with the same thing or to redesign it to their liking.  The latter reason  is exactly what we ran into with a recent customer who wanted to redesign the dash panels on his old Sea Craft Scepter project boat. […]

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Under-Platform Tacklebox

April 25, 2014

For those who have a casting platform you understand the importance of having your tackle close by and yet secured in some way. Let’s face it, you don’t want to kick your tackle box off the front of the boat getting off the casting platform to get a new lure right? That’s why Boat Outfitters […]

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Custom Electronics Box

April 23, 2014

You’ve probably noticed the Build Your Own Helm Electronics Box on the Boat Outfitters website. This is a great unit for mounting your depth finders, radio and other electronics you may already have on your boat or to add more but don’t have room in your current box. Below is a good example of how […]

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Replacement Keys

April 17, 2014

One type of call we receive here at Boat Outfitters is a customer looking to replace a latch because they have either lost or broken their keys.  Luckily we have a better answer than a full replacement of the latch!  We carry vaious different types of replacement keys here for numerous different latches and manufactures […]

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Friction Hinges

April 16, 2014

Many times we get calls about how to keep a hatch or access door open.  One popular option is to use a gas shock, they come in various pounds of pressure and lengths and work very well.  Though, these can be difficult to install in some applications.  Another option is to use a spring.  All […]

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Custom Boat Anchor Door

April 9, 2014

Boat Outfitters specializes in custom boat parts so this project was nothing out of the ordinary for us. Our customer wanted a custom anchor locker door for a fairly small anchor. These can be made two ways. We can use a King Starboard frame as we used here or, you can use an aluminum frame […]

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New Bow Lights

April 2, 2014

Boating season is finally here and most of us are uncovering our boats, checking things over and making sure we’re ready to hit the water for a nice long summer. One of the more important items you should be checking is your navigation lights. While you’re doing your checks on these lights you might want […]

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