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With ever ything
nautical in fashion right
now and Christmas just around the corner,
Saltytag has the solution for the perfect gift for
family and friends or for yourself.
Saltytag has launched a range of good-
looking, fashionable, sterling silver sailing
PRODUCT & INDUSTRY REVIEW
New sMRT inflatable SOS
Dan Buoy – a major step up
in Search and Rescue
Mobilarm has integrated its latest
emergency electronic MOB Beacon, the
sMRT V100 Locator Beacon, with the
inflatable SOS Dan Buoy marker.
Once thrown into the water and inflated,
the SOS Dan Buoy becomes a visual marker
and at the same time the sMRT technology
is activated which sends out an alert signal
automatically transmitting GPS coordinates
to your chart plotter via AIS and DSC.
It is easy to use; anyone can pick it up
and throw it overboard and is specifically
designed to make rescue and recovery of
a Man over Board incident a simple and
The sMRT SOS Dan buoy is a major
change in marine rescue devices and
suitable for many marine applications for
vessels and fixed marine installations. The
technology allows the tracking of the Dan
Buoy and also provides an alarm mechanism
to alert nearby vessels to assist with the
SOS Marine – tel: 02 9700 0233;
Win a berth for Summer
Hidden Harbour Marina wants you to have
the best summer yet, offering you the chance
to WIN your very own boat berth for Summer!
Whether it be sailing, fishing, water sports
or pleasure boating, Hidden Harbour Marina
has a large variety of berth sizes available. The
winner will receive a three months free lease
between the dates of Januar y 1st 2015 to March
31st 2015, as well as a dedicated car-park and
24 hour security – you’ll be at ease knowing
your boat is always safe.
Located on the beautiful Mornington
Peninsula, Hidden Harbour Marina is minutes
from Peninsula Link exit ramp at Martha Cove.
Be on the water in minutes!
Enter online at HiddenHarbourMarina.
com.au /win-a-free-berth. Entries close Monday
15th December 11:59pm AEDT.
Hidden Harbour Marina –
Boats By Road is a newly established
boat transport company. You might not have
heard of their business name before but you
may be familiar with the man behind the
name – Stuart Taylor.
With 14 years of experience in boat
transportation, Stuart has moved all types
of boats, yachts and masts from super maxi
yachts to luxury cruisers and right through to
Stuart has recently launched his own
company Boats By Road. His experience and
ability in transporting
boats is highly
regarded by those
who have had their
boat moved by him, and he makes even the
most difficult jobs appear effortless.
Using a new, custom-built extendable
boat trailer, Boats By Road has the versatility
to move an extensive range of vessels, flat racks
and 40ft containers Australia wide.
Boats By Road – tel Stuart Taylor 0417 402
124; www.boatsbyroad.com .au
Boats By Road – when you need to move your boat ...
but not the usual way
Get set for the Sportjet
Designed as an exciting performance
boat, ideal for water-skiing or wakeboarding,
the new Williams Sportjet will appeal to both
standalone boaters and yacht owners looking
for the perfect tender.
Jet power means no exposed propeller, so
safety is built in for operation around swimmers
or water-skiers. And a top speed of 42 knots will
please even the most rapacious thrill seeker!
Some of the Sportjet features include a
large sports platform area, rear-facing sports
lounge seats, folding helm with windshield and
two large storage lockers. A windscreen, ski
pole, navigation lights and bathing ladder are
fitted as standard with optional extras including
LED lights, bimini, spray dodger, Garmin chart
plotter and a Fusion music system.
The Williams Sportjet 460 will be available
in Australia before Christmas in four different
colour schemes: Neptune Grey, Basalt Black,
Electro Blue, or Lava Red. The package will be
offered with a full 3-year warranty.
Sirocco – www.siroccomarine.com.au/
Say Goodbye to Stress Cracks
Most boats have stress cracks and most
boat owners know they’re ver y difficult to fix
without making a mess.
Sunshine Coast manufacturer, MagicEzy
has solved this problem with their ‘world
first’, all-in-one, coloured nano-sealant called
Hairline Fix which penetrates deeply into the
finest of cracks, and seals the damage in one
application. Boaties can also use it to fix gelcoat
crazing, minor nicks and fine scratches.
Boats with larger damage like chips, nicks
and gouges can be fixed using MagicEzy’s 9
Second Chip Fix. Both products are available
in 11 colours. The product uses nanotechnology
to produce a strong, long lasting result with
repairs that are guaranteed for three years.
Hairline Fix and 9 Second Chip Fix are
available at over 110 chandleries around
Australia and online, for just $24.99 RRP. To
watch DIY repair videos or to find your nearest
stockist visit www.MagicEzy.com
MagicEzy – www.MagicEzy.com
signal flag pendants and
anchors. Each piece is
crafted using beautifully
coloured, high lustre glass
enamel representing the
26 different nautical flag
Choose the flags that spell a name or
just wear your initials. Mix and match using the
silver spacer beads to add fun to the design.
Then add in one or anchors available in colours
to match the flags, and you have the perfect gift
for yachties and boaters.
To live the life and wear the code, go to
Saltytag – www.saltytag.com
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