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  1. Mercury Racing Unveils New V8 450R!

    Four years ago Mercury Racing reinvented the performance outboard market with the release of their six cylinder supercharged 2.6L Verado 400R four stroke outboard engine. The performance outboard market had previously and popularly been utterly dominated by high output, and often high maintenance, two-stroke outboard engines. Mercury Racing’s new four-stroke powerhouse meant boaters could now reap all the benefits of a high performance outboard without the finicky characteristics of the...
  2. Breaking News - Interceptor Custom Boats

    April 3, 2019 Interceptor Custom Boats is announcing the dismissal of Chris Mulvania from all matters concerning Interceptor Custom Boats. We would like to thank Chris for his years of dedicated service and wish him much success in his future endeavors.

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    Troy Mcintosh will be replacing Chris as General Manager, bringing with him years of experience in both the custom automotive and boating industry. We look forward to continuing to serve are current and future...
  3. Schiada - SCB Center console complete!

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    The new collaboration between Schiada and Eric Simmons is finally complete and they are doing the first stages of water testing! We are very excited to not only see how it performs but how well the boat is received in the fishing community!

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    When you combine one of the most proven bottoms in this size range, to the style and functionality that Eric is known for, it's pretty easy to come to the conclusion that this boat is going...
  4. BARRON BOATS’ 290 SPORT NEARING COMPLETION

    To Jerry Barron, it seems like an eternity. That’s the way nearly all built-from-scratch new boats
    seem to go, never as expeditiously as initially planned or hoped. And making the challenge
    even larger is the fact that Barron Boats didn’t even exist ten months ago.

    (Exterior styling is definitely original. Modern with clean contours accentuated with
    appropriate gelcoat graphics.)
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    “Starting a new boat company and building a totally new model at the same time is...
  5. RDP Boat Tests are coming Back and with a FURY!

    I am excited to announce that we are getting back into both Boat Tests! RiverDavesPlace.com is traditionally recognized as a lifestyle website. That's not to say that we haven't put out some of the best and most accurate boat tests in the industry to date! That's to say we didn't put out very many of them or follow up with further tests.

    It's time that we put our best foot forward and start putting out some of the desired technical content that is not only desired by the members, but...
  6. Celebrating a Hero

    Saying goodbye to a friend is never easy. Writing about it is even worse.
  7. Congrats To Stephen and Kelly on their new M35!

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    Congrats to Stephen and Kelly on their new M35!! They are avid boaters that have owned several boats including a 35' Fountain with 525's, and a 38' Fountain with 700's before they stepped into the DCB Camp in 2017 ordering a new M28R! This is their second DCB in as many years and I'm quite sure they will be enjoying what I would call their first "Exotic!"

    It's no doubt the boat will turn heads on any body of water, but when you factor in the boat's home...
  8. Eliminator's 50th Anniversary!

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    Eliminator is having it's 50th Anniversary in business right now, so I went down to talk to the guys and see what all the excitement is about!

    Team Eliminator is rolling out an optional "Trim Package" on all 2019 Model boats, and they are offering extremely aggressive pricing on all models including one of my personal favorites the Legendary 25 Daytona Standard Deck!

    To give you an idea of how aggressive the pricing is, this 25 Standard Deck Daytona with...
  9. Screaming Eagle Boats & Talon Power Boats

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    Columbus Ohio - Screaming Eagle Boats LLC and Talon Powerboats LLC are
    announcing today an exciting expansion in the powerboat market.
    Screaming Eagle Boats, well known builder of various high
    performance catamaran powerboats including Talon, Spectre Cat boats and
    numerous custom Formula 1 and hydroplane race boats dating back to 1992, and
    highly recognized for their unmatched focus on high quality design, manufacturing...
  10. AZGF LIFE JACKET EXCHANGE PROGRAM AND IT'S FREE!

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    Life jacket exchange events kick off Saturday, May 19!

    10-year anniversary of life jacket exchanges starts with events statewide

    Have an old, worn out life jacket? Swap it for a new one. 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s (AZGFD) life jacket exchange program, and it’s starting with a statewide push to ensure everyone in Arizona is safe on the water this summer.

    Last year AZGFD swapped more than 800 old life...
  11. Chase Chapell's new M31 with 860's!! - SICK!!

    Before I get started with this, I'd like to offer a small apology with Tony and Jeff. They sent me this boat for an RDP "Exclusive", and I have been so busy with "life" that I didn't get it up until right now.

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    That being said, lets take a look at Dave Chapell's new M31! I have to say I recently had the absolute pleasure of going out in a 31 / 860 boat, and if I was building an Inboard DCB, I think this exact package would be the one....
  12. Barron Boats Press Release! - "RDP Exclusive!"

    BARRON BOATS PREPARING TO LAUNCH IN MID-MAY

    An Industry Familiar Name Readies for the Release of a New Line-Up of Deckboats and Center Consoles


    Sometimes when one door closes, another one opens. And so it is with Jerry Barron, son of now deceased southern California boat building icon, Nick Barron of Hallett Boats.

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    After more than four decades in the boating industry, Jerry Barron has taken the leap into boat manufacturing for himself...
  13. Happy Birthday Justin aka BeerMaker

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