My Site Customer Tips Customer Tips

National Safe Boating Week: May 20-26, 2017

  • Categories
    • Enjoying Your Day, Comfortably
This is National Safe Boating Week. Today’s PFDs are more comfortable and easy to use. ...

Chesapeake Bay Crab Cakes

  • Categories
    • Dining Aboard
    • Enjoying Your Day, Comfortably
A delicious and time-honored classic around Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay, these cakes use lump crabmeat and can be broiled or fried.

Lobster Salad

  • Categories
    • Dining Aboard
Whether you’re in New England, Florida, the Bahamas or your home waters, succulent lobster (or shrimp) salad is a hard-to-beat treat!

Four Fire Extinguisher Myths Debunked

  • Categories
    • Maintenance
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
Learn about four fire extinguisher misconceptions in this video from the BoatUS Foundation.

Calibrating Your Trim Tabs

  • Categories
    • Maintenance
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
    • Performance and Efficiency
    • Enjoying Your Day, Comfortably
Boating expert Eric Sorensen gives a video demonstration of the simple but important task of calibrating trim tabs for proper performance.

Planning Your Purchase

  • Categories
    • Customer-ization: Owners' Personal Touches
    • Enjoying Your Day, Comfortably
    • Performance and Efficiency
    • Fishing
    • Dining Aboard
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
    • Trailering
    • Maintenance
Thanks to Jim Hendricks and Sport Fishing magazine for "25 steps to buying and equipping your ultimate sportfishing boat."

Using Headway, Wind and Current at the Dock

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
    • Performance and Efficiency
Well-known boating authority and expert boat handler Eric Sorensen demonstrates a few "tricks of the trade" in handling your Grady-White as you approach the dock.

Hot Crab and Oyster Dip

  • Categories
    • Dining Aboard
Yum! Just in time for the holidays...a rich and cheesy crab and oyster dip with an optional zip of just a very little spicy heat.

Boat Storage: Which Method Is Best for You?

  • Categories
    • Maintenance
The easier it is to get your boat out of storage, the more often you’ll use it. Here, we help you weigh your options.

Trim Tabs

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
    • Performance and Efficiency
One of the most often-asked questions about boat operation is how best to use trim tabs. Take a look at expert boat captain Eric Sorensen as he explains tips.

Fender Tying

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
Learn how to use fenders to protect your boat when tying up at a dock.

Tying to a Piling

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
Eric Sorensen shows us some "tricks of the trade" in tying up safely and securely to a piling.

New England Clam Chowder

  • Categories
    • Dining Aboard
Our New England Grady-White owners call it “Clem Chowda,” but however you pronounce it, it’s delicious!

Summer Days In and On the Water

  • Categories
    • Enjoying Your Day, Comfortably
    • Fishing
    • Dining Aboard
Here's a checklist for great family days on the Grady.

Striped Bass with Herbs

  • Categories
    • Dining Aboard
Try this great recipe featuring parsley, chives, dill and more.

Get More Out of Your GPS/Chartplotter

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
“How to Use GPS” is the newest online course from the BoatUS Foundation

Top Ten Boating Apps

  • Categories
    • Boat Handling & Seamanship
Learn about ten great mobile apps that help boaters and fisherman.