Lenny Rudow

Boat Registration: How to Register Your Boat

boat registration

Specific laws for registering your boat vary from state to state; there’s a good listing with links to each state agency at boats.com. In most cases … [Read more...]

Boat Surveys Checklist

boat surveys checklist

Buying a boat can be a trying process, even if you’ve perused the many articles in our Buying section of Waterblogged, and thoroughly educated yourself … [Read more...]

How to Paint an Aluminum Boat

how to paint an aluminum boat

When you buy a new aluminum boat these days, many have a baked-on enamel paint job that looks almost as slick as gel-coated fiberglass. But many older … [Read more...]

Crestliner 1750 Bass Hawk Review

Blasting across the lake at speeds in excess of 50 MPH, the Bass Hawk felt plenty solid underfoot.

The 2017 1750 Crestliner Bass Hawk is an all new model that bass anglers have got to know about. This article originally appeared on boats.com. … [Read more...]

Boston Whaler 320 Vantage Review

Are they going fishing? Cruising? Entertaining? Yes, yes, and yes.

The 2017 Boston Whaler 320 Vantage is the largest dual console model Whaler builds—and after spending a day on one, we think it might be their best dual … [Read more...]

Tips for Boating with Kids

Whether you’re new to boating, new to kids, or you have a new crew of children coming onboard, knowing these 10 tips for boating with kids will surely … [Read more...]

Free Concerts By Boat

If you love boats and you love live music, what could be better than combining the two? Easy answer: combining the two for free. And no matter where you … [Read more...]

Pursuit S 328 Sport Review

A good example of a hero shot showing the entire boat and engines

The Pursuit S 328 Sport promises to blend fishing features with social grace. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Reprinted by permission. While … [Read more...]

Qwest Luxury Series 818: Small Pontoon Boat with a Big Attitude

Small? Yes. Stripped? Oh, heck no—the Qwest Luxury Series 818 is anything but.

The Qwest Luxury Series 818 may be just 18’4” long, but it offers the perks and pleasures of much larger—and more expensive—pontoon boats. This … [Read more...]

Scarab 165 Ghost: Jet Into the Limelight

Think of the 165 Ghost (or 165 G, for short) as a giant sit-inside PWC.

A jet boat like the Scarab 165 Ghost can be summed up with one word: Fun. This article originally appeared on boats.com. Republished by permission. Zinging … [Read more...]