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Recent Articles


Selecting the Right Sonihull Antifouling System For You

Here we discuss which Sonihull ultrasonic antifouling system you should get. And just as importantly we talk about where to place these on your hull for optimal performance.


Installing a PSS Shaft Seal: Step 2 Installing PSS Seal

In Step 2 of installing a PSS Shaft Seal we walk you through how to slide on the PSS Shaft Seal properly. And how to compress the bellow.


A More Eco-Friendly Alternative To Traditional Antifouling

We all want our boats looking and performing at the absolute best. We’ve all seen this, a beautiful yacht with a dirty hull. It can be a real eye sore and have a dramatic impact on your fuel economy and performance. This is why you have to constantly haul your boat out and scrape the hull clean and reapply antifouling paint. You know what, you don’t have to throw your money away with frequent haul outs and hull cleaning. The Sonihull ultrasonic antifouling system will greatly extend the periods between haul outs.


Installing a PSS Shaft Seal: Step 1 Cleaning the Shaft

Have questions on installing a PSS Shaft Seal? In this first part of a blog series we show you clean and prep your shaft to install your PSS seal.

Jefa Nominated for the DAME 2013 Award!

Published 10/29/13 at 09:24am

Along with our five bladed Max-Prop Whisper our Jefa Integrated Steering Disengagement Unit has been nominated for the 2013 DAME award as well!

Max-Prop Whisper is Nominated for 2013 DAME Award!

Published 10/28/13 at 09:26am

The new five bladed automatic feathering propeller from Max-Prop called the Whisper has been nominated for the 2013 DAME Award! Here are a few reasons as to why it's been nominated.

You're Being Too Loud, Whisper!

Published 10/23/13 at 09:30am

The new Max-Prop Whisper is a five blade automatic feathering propeller with excellent reverse, power and has quiet and smooth operation.

Max-Prop Easy and Passport Yachts

Published 08/13/13 at 12:11pm

We are proud to announce that Passport Yachts will now use the Max-Prop Easy 22" as standard on all their boats!

Is It Time To Rebuild?

Published 07/10/13 at 02:56pm

Fred Hutchison talks about what may cause vibrations in your boat. One of the culprits could be your prop. Remember it is a big hunk of metal rotating under the water, and a bent or worn blade can create a vibration.