IBEX Innovations

IBEX Carries On Hurricane Ian put the kibosh on IBEX 2022, but didn’t dissuade the Innovation Awards judges from evaluating entries. Southern Boating is combining the Engine Room and Wired columns this month to highlight some of the products entered into the 2022 International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) Innovation Awards. Due to the timing […]

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Is Seakeeper’s Ride System Really Better Than Trim Tabs?

Seakeeper’s new Ride system will be available as an OEM option on boats like the 2023 Sportsman Open 232 Center Console. Seakeeper I’ll admit it. I was dubious when I first heard about the Ride system from Seakeeper, the company best known for its innovative gyro-stabilizer systems that virtually eliminate roll. Having fished aboard boats […]

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IBEX announces 2022 Innovation Awards

IBEX announced the winners of the 2022 IBEX Innovation Awards. The program is managed by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and judged by Boating Writers International (BWI). The judges selected ten Innovation Award winners and three honorable mentions from almost 70 entries submitted by exhibiting marine industry companies. Awards were presented yesterday during the […]

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Seakeeper Ride Sea Trial and Review

In an exclusive first test, Dan Harding reveals how the Seakeeper Ride will usher in a new era of stabilization—for the masses. Changing The Game. Again.  Seakeeper Ride is the first-of-its-kind Vessel Attitude Control System (VACS) that eliminates up to 70% of pitch and roll underway. “Nothing I can say will convince you. You’ve got […]

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Seakeeper Ride Helps Reduce Pitch and Roll

PHOTO COURTESY OF SEAKEEPER Seakeeper’s newest product launch offers the company’s first deviation from its line of gyrostabilizers. The new Seakeeper Ride eliminates up to 70% of underway pitch and roll motions, allowing for more safety, comfort and control for everyone aboard. “Seakeeper has always been committed to bringing disruptive technology that represents a wholesale […]

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Seakeeper Ride

  Introducing Seakeeper Ride Seakeeper Ride is the first-of-its-kind Vessel Attitude Control System (VACS) that eliminates up to 70% of pitch and roll underway. You thought you knew boating, but you’re in for one hell of a ride. The post Seakeeper Ride appeared first on Southern Boating. Source: https://southernboating.com/boats/seakeeper-ride/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=seakeeper-ride

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Seakeeper launches next generation ride control system

Seakeeper launched its newest product, Seakeeper Ride, marking the company’s first product deviation from its line of gyrostabilizers. The introduction of Seakeeper Ride in the marine space paved the way for the creation of a new underway stabilization category, a Vessel Attitude Control System (VACS), derived from the Attitude Control Systems (ACS) used in air […]

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Seakeeper Ride first look: Stabilisation specialist turns its attention to trim

Hugo Andreae takes a look at stabilisation specialist Seakeeper’s new active Ride trim control system… It’s fair to say that Seakeeper’s range of gyroscopic vacuum-mounted boat stabilisers revolutionised the market for zero-speed anti-roll devices, so when the same marine motion control specialist claims its new Seakeeper Ride active trim system will be ‘the next big […]

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Testing the Seakeeper Ride

  The previously top-secret Seakeeper Ride aims to usher in a new era of boat stabilization. We were among the first to test this new system. Changing the Game. Again. The previously top-secret Seakeeper Ride aims to usher in a new era of boat stabilization. We were among the first to test this new system. […]

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