How To Weld An Aluminum Boat In 7 Steps

weld aluminum boat

Welding aluminum boats is not as easy as it sounds. I can be a more technical and tricky than welding a simple aluminum structure. Most quality aluminum boat makers use 5000 series aluminum in their designs. 5000 series alloy contains both aluminum and magnesium (and potentially manganese), which defend strongly against corrosion in marine environments. Since aluminum … Read more

Are LED Navigation Lights Legal?

Led Navigation Light

In this blog post, we’ll take a look at the legality of LED navigation lights and some of the pros and cons of using them on your boat. What are LED navigation lights? LED navigation lights are electric lights used on boats and other watercraft to illuminate the vessel’s position and direction at night, in … Read more

Do Rattlesnakes Like Water?

People sometimes run into rattlesnakes while hiking, fishing, gardening, or just walking through a park. But what if you are in or near a body of water, will there be rattlesnakes nearby? Do rattlesnakes like water? Read more to find out. Do Rattlesnakes Live Near Water? Rattlesnakes live in dens and venture out locally (within … Read more