Tested: Ice Chests and Coolers
We tested coolers from Icon, Pelican, and Yeti during the 2017 Great Gear Test.
Standard Horizon and Icom Hand held VHF Radios
Power & Motoryacht's Deputy Editor Jason Y. Wood and Executive Editor Capt. Bill Pike trade thoughts about 2 handheld VHF radios during the 2017 Great Gear Test on Block Island.
Tested: Steiner HX 15x56 Binoculars
Capt. Bill Pike tests Steiner's HX 15x56 Binoculars during the 2017 Great Gear Test on Block Island.
Tested: Seal Team Elite Knife
Gear Review: Every boater should have a trusty knife with them for the odd crabpot that can get snagged in the props. Inspired by Navy SEALs, the Seal Team Elite from SOG is so much more than just a knife.
Tested: Eartec UltraLITE Headset
We tested Eartec's UltraLITE Headset during the Great Gear Test of 2017 on Block Island.
Tested: Torqeedo 1003 Travel Electric Outboard
When it comes to testing engines, Capt. Bill Pike has walked the walk. From pods to Liquefied-Nitrogen Gas powered boats, you name it he's reviewed it. Now see what he has to say about his first electric outboard test.
Tested: Airis Sport Inflatable Kayak from Walker Bay
Power & Motoryacht Intern Carly Sisson tests the Airis Sport Inflatable Kayak from Walker Bay during the 2017 Gear Test at Block Island.
Tested: SnowLizard SLXtreme
A solar-powered phone charger!? Capt. Bill Pike puts the SLXtreme from SnowLizard Products to the test. #SummerOfTheMC5
The Great Gear Test - 3 Items in a Single Bound
Managing Editor Simon Murray demonstrates his multitasking abilities by testing three items in a single bound. #wetestgear #SummerOfTheMC5
VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Check out our take on today’s hottest marine binoculars.
Tested: Drybags for Boaters
A good drybag is a necessity on a boat. Whether you’re swimming in to the beach with your wallet and phone or just want to make extra-sure your new camera stays in working condition, a drybag is a must. We tried out a slew of them to see which is best. Here's what we found out.