New Products and Processes
Professional BoatBuilder’s advertising department uses this page to publish excerpts from press releases showcasing the newest products and processes in the marine industry.
After a battery of proven field trials, ALEXSEAL® announces the availability of the first product to be introduced to the marine market specifically formulated to allow boatyards and builders to prime and paint a small or damaged area in one day. ALEXSEAL® Fast Spot Primer 414 is an acrylic/epoxy-based, quick-drying spot primer that possesses the fastest dry-to-sand characteristics available for the marine market.
Teak Isle Mfg. (Ocoee, FL) has teamed with Marine Digital Integrators (Stuart, FL) to develop a variety of CZone module storage systems. These units feature pull out panels on stainless steel drawer slides and offer easy access to well-organized electrical panels. Additional units are available with fold-down door panel access. Teak Isle can work with the boatbuilder or electronics supplier to develop the correct size and layout necessary to fit the available space.
ComSTAR full duplex wireless headsets feature miniaturized wireless circuitry and an antenna installed inside the ear cup, eliminating the need for cables and belt pack transceivers. They are not voice activated; there is no delay when transmitting; and they provide hands-free voice communication for eight simultaneous users within 800 yards.
LINAK (Louisville, KY) electric linear actuators increase the functionality, ergonomics, and comfort of your boat design. From small motor boats and fishing boats to sailboats, pontoon boats, and luxury yachts, LINAK delivers high-quality, energy-efficient motion control with actuators, lifting columns, and controls built for harsh marine environments. Use LINAK actuators and controls for a range of marine applications including throttle controls, hatches, radar arches, swim platforms, convertible hard tops, bimini tops, towers and captain’s chairs.