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2014-10-23

Strictly Sail Long Beach: Oct 23-26

If you love sailing you can’t afford to miss this four-day sailing event—It’s Southern Califoria’s best place to see, board and buy sailboats, sailing gear and accessories. Shop, compare and save on all your favorite brands. Elco Electric Motors New & brokerage sailboats—both mono- and multihulls ranging in sizes from 6 to over 76 feet. Sailing…
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2014-10-09

Annapolis Boat Show: Oct 9-13

Now in its 45th year, the United States Sailboat Show, October 9-13, 2014, attracts more than 50,000 boating enthusiasts from around the world to the waterfront of historic Annapolis, Maryland. The Chesapeake Bay town is also home of the U.S. Naval Academy. Recognized worldwide as the premier sailing showcase, this is the place to buy, sell or…
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ibex

2014-09-30

IBEX: Sept 30-Oct 2

IBEX is the premier marine technology and networking event in North America, attracting thousands of decision-making professionals from all segments of the boating industry.  Elco EP electric motors, which operate with a variety of recharging accessories and components, are being installed in sail and power boats worldwide. Professional boat builders are choosing Elco for the…
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2014-09-11

Newport International Boat Show: Sept 11-14

The Newport International Boat Show features a full range of powerboats and sailboats from both domestic and international manufacturers. Visitors will find an extensive selection of marine equipment, services and accessories in a venue that spans 13 acres of historic Newport Harbor. Never-before-seen new boats and products are debuted and awarded in the popular Newport…
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2014-05-29

Dana Point Harbor Boat Show: May 29-June1

Dana Point Harbor is on of the most outstanding marinas along the California coast, from San Francisco to the Mexican border. Always full with the highest-quality of boats, Dana Point Harbor is home to thousands of watercraft and enthusiasts who enjoy all types of water-sports activities throughout the year. New and used boats and products…
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News

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June 18th, 2014

Elco powers first all-electric workboat in Erie Canal

Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s Press Office June 17, 2014 Albany, NY (June 17, 2014) – Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the launch of an all-electric dredge tender work boat on the Erie Canal in the Utica area. The project is the result of a partnership with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority…
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January 22nd, 2013

Elco Waterway: Adams Lake State Park

Elco’s waterway this week is Adam’s Lake State Park. Located in Ohio’s bluegrass region, its one of the state’s most scenic and biologically interesting areas. This lake lies in an area rich in natural diversity with many unique plants and animals. Why is it our waterway you ask? Aside from being a beautiful lake wedged…
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January 16th, 2013

34′ 1941 Elco Cruisette: Repower

  Something Old, Something New Converting to Elco Electric Drive System Work is underway at Hall’s Boat Company, Lake George, NY to restore this mid-sized cabin cruiser and replace its mammoth eight-cylinder Chrysler gasoline engine with an Elco EP-10000 (100 HP) Electric Drive. Technical staff from Elco are supporting the crew at Hall’s on the…
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December 22nd, 2012

Strictly Sail Pacific: April 11 thru 14, 2013

Jack London Square, Oakland, California Elco Motor Yachts has been producing Electric Propulsion for 120 years, visit with us in Oakland to see the most advanced in-board Electric Propulsion system on the Market.  When it comes to sailing, Strictly Sail Pacific is the place to be for the best selection of boats, the latest products,…
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May 5th, 2012
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Open House – Shop Talk

Lake George, New York – Hall’s Boat Corporation is hosting an Open House on Saturday, May 12 from 11-1PM. Join Mr. Joe Fleming, one of the founders of ACBS, past owner of Elco Electric Launch and now design engineer at Elco Motor Yachts for the new modern Elco motors. Joe will discuss the history of…
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April 18th, 2012

More Mojo in Miami

Great article on the Miami International Boat show from Soundings Trade Only, “the Daily news for Marine Industry Professionals”.  Elco Motor Yachts, the Athens, N.Y., electric motor manufacturer, showcased its EP4000 AC on the Hunter e36 Hybrid sailboat. “There’s no smoke, no noise, no vibration,” Elco senior vice president Kevin Kearns says. The AC motor…
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April 15th, 2012
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Portland Boatbuilders Show

by Eugene Story ELCO, Maine Electric Boats and the Boothbay Harbor Shipyard participated together at the Maine Boatbuilders show this year. The Boat Builders Show is a very special show in that it brings together boatbuilders, those that professionally maintain boats and serious boaters. There are very few at the show who do not have…
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January 18th, 2012
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Miami International Boat Show

More than 2,300 of the world’s leading marine industry manufacturers will display the newest powerboats, engines and accessories on more than 2.5 million square feet of exhibition space.

ibex

October 19th, 2011
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IBEX

IBEX is a professional-only trade show specifically designed for those engaged in the industry. MAATS has consolidated with IBEX and now forms the Aftermarket Pavilion at IBEX. Read More

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October 10th, 2011
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United States Sailboat Show

The world’s largest show featuring exclusively new sailboats! Read More