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J/120 For Sale

Hull #152 'Irresistible Too' A smooth and stable ride with award winning performance that earned her the distinction of being Cruising World magazine's Overall Boat of the Year and Best Value in a full sized cruising boat. 'Irresistible Too' [...]

What do I do About Bottom Paint?

What do I do about Bottom Paint? Trying to become more earth friendly is nothing terribly new. Many different sports that interact and even depend on the outdoors have changed the ways they impact the environment. For instance, in the 1970s lead shot was eliminated from shotgun shells used in conjunction with duck hunting. Boat [...]

Bottom Paint Removal & Application Part 2 of 3

So in this blog, we’ll talk about surface prep of the bottom and the barrier coat. It is imperative that the surface is completely clear or all residue, oil, or old paint as the new paint will not adhere correctly or even at all. Nothing is worse than having to haul your boat out mid-season [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:09+00:00 February 11th, 2016|Categories: Boating, DIY, Letters from Steve, Repairs|Tags: , , , |

New Listing: C&C 41

New Listing Excellent North Channel Cruiser!! Freshwater all her life, this C&C 41 is ready for its next adventure. She has been meticulously cared for by her three owners and both the mast and boat have been kept in inside heated winter storage for the past twelve or more years. She comes equipped with a [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:09+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Categories: Boating, Boats for Sale, Sailing|Tags: , , , , , , |

Bottom Paint Removal & Application Part 1 of 3

Just so we’re clear; I’m not a professional. I’m not even a professional “Do It Yourselfer”. I’ve got enough experience to give you some hints and tips in case you’ve been considering this, and have enough stubbornness to do it. This guide is by no means all encompassing, and it can be improved upon, I’m [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:09+00:00 January 28th, 2016|Categories: Boating, DIY, Letters from Steve, Repairs|Tags: , , , , , , |

Detroit’s 1st J/70 Fleet

Congratulations Detroit! The 1st J/70 Fleet has been established and is still growing! 17 Hulls & Counting! Boat owners include: Chuck Bayer, Chris Saxton, Mike Welch, Bill Williams, Kevin Morin, Don Glover, Bob Pethick, Thomas Ritter, Mike Kirkman, Dennis Dettmer, Dan Klassen, Jason Deisz, Jerry Jung & More This modern one design is perfect for fun [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:09+00:00 January 26th, 2016|Categories: Boating, Boats for Sale, Sailing|Tags: , , , , , , |

10 Compelling Reasons

To Buy Your Boat From Our Priority is You! Your experience is paramount in the boat buying process so we do everything we can to make it a fun and exciting event. Great Selection! PSM is a dealer for Marlow-Hunter, Catalina Yachts, J-Boats, MJM Yachts, & Hobie Kayaks – in addition to a wide variety [...]

Why Attend a Boat Show?

No matter how long you have been boating, whether it be a week or for most of your life, you can guarantee that you will learn something new by attending a boat show. Boat shows offer unique exposure to boating activities that you never knew existed. There are often volunteer groups and nonprofit organizations come to the boat shows [...]

2016 Boating New Years Resolutions

10 Boating Resolutions for 2016 Spend an extra night on the boat. You don’t even have to leave the dock.  Just relax. Clean out the engine compartment. Come on, you know it’s needed. Upgrade the entertainment system. Aren’t you tired of that Craig 8 track and your Bay City Rollers Collection? Add a piece of safety equipment. [...]

2016-10-26T09:16:10+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Categories: Boating, DIY, Letters from Steve, Repairs, Safety, Sailing|Tags: , , , , |

What kind of sailboat should I buy?

A letter from a Broker, That’s a good question. It’s similar to “What mattress should I buy?”. It would be nice if the answer was as simple as the question. The fact is, there are many answers. Firm, double, king? Daysailer, Cruiser, Racer? So many options and even more personal preferences. Don’t worry about finding [...]