Wholesale Marine getting on board with #PassTheHandle! #PassTheHandle is a worldwide mission to spread the love of towed water sports to new participants. This movement was conceptualized by industry leaders Zane Schwenk and Shaun Murray four years ago and has since grown through word of mouth, social media and riders participating. #PassTheHandle encourages riders who have experience in water sports to teach new participants and get them out on the water. Wholesale Marine carries many great wake boards and water skis geared toward riders getting behind a boat for the first time. Ensure that your new rider has a properly fitted life vest before engaging in any water sport activity, then get out there and have fun!
Below you will find some of Wholesale Marine's most popular training skis. These water skis are engineered for stability, making them a perfect option for young water skiers. Build confidence with immediate success on the water!
Do You Need to Repair or Replace Your Boat Propellers? There may be obvious signs that your boat’s propeller has seen better days. Broken or cracked blades certainly indicate it is time for a change. Did you know that high quality boat propellers, like Mercury’s Black Max or Tempest Plus can be repaired? However, damaged boat [...]
Top Questions When Buying Antifouling Boat PaintSeasonal boat maintenance should include restoring the antifouling properties on your boat’s hull and bottom. This is true for every watercraft, from inflatables to pontoon boats. However, be aware that boat bottom paint is not a one-type-suits-all proposition. The first step will be to determine which antifouling boat paint is right for your [...]
The Fastest-Wearing Marine Engine Parts to Watch Many boat owners adopt a relaxed attitude toward maintaining their boats. They perform a quick visual “once-over” before and after a day on the water, and let it go at that. These owners may not be aware that a more thorough inspection could save them thousands of dollars and disappointment. Wholesale Marine understands [...]
How Long Should Your Marine Engine Parts Last? Given the expenses involved in owning a watercraft, it is important to maintain every major component to avoid costly repairs or replacement. A boat’s engine, for example, should last about 1,500 hours before requiring a major overhaul. Marine diesel engines can run three times as long, under the same conditions. Whatever [...]
4 Ways Owning Jack Plates Will Make Your Boating Life EasierIf you are a boater or fisherman whose water time is spent trolling the shallows in your skiff or bass boat, you know that drag does not only increase fuel consumption, it also puts a damper on your boating enjoyment. It does not have to be that way.If [...]
How to Choose the Right Boat Seat for Maximum ComfortComfort is a primary concern when selecting the right boat seating. Purpose is another. Are you selecting recreational seating arrangements for passenger use, or a helm chair for piloting purposes, or even a deck-mounted chair designed to help you land a big one? Each boat seat has requisite features and knowing [...]
Pro Tips: How to Prevent Premature Engine DamageWhat steps can boaters take to ensure that their engines run smoothly and to increase their engine’s service life? The easy answer is to avoid sloppy maintenance techniques. Cutting corners can cause premature engine damage. Another pro suggestion is to store several key boat engine parts and the tools to install them [...]
Marine Engine Parts: Top 5 Things to Know for the Coming WinterIt is hard to think of making preparations for colder weather when it is still so warm out, but for most, the boating season generally ends around Labor Day. So it is prudent to get a jump on winterizing your craft, and to pay special attention to engine [...]