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Brownell Boat Stand Selector: Which Stand is the Right Type?

Brownell Boat Stand Selector: Which Stand is the Right Type?

If you have never used nested boat stands, keel stands and benches before to store or maintain your boat when it is out of the water, you might not be sure what type of stands you need. Motor boats require different stands than sailboats, but there are many similarities. For most vessels, two stands are… Continue Reading

Boat Lifting Systems & Top Quality Boat Stands for Maintenance

Boat Lifting Systems & Top Quality Boat Stands for Maintenance

Maintaining your vessel is an important part of boat ownership. Making sure that everything is functioning as it should and that there are no leaks, decay, or damage underneath your boat is something that should be done at least once or twice each year. Depending on the size of your boat, this might not be… Continue Reading

Using the Brownell Boat Stand System for Sailboat Maintenance

Using the Brownell Boat Stand System for Sailboat Maintenance

Boat ownership is a very popular hobby all over the globe. Many different activities can be done when you own a boat, such as fishing, sailing, water-skiing, and exploring. Ongoing maintenance and care are important responsibilities for boat owners. Even if you live in an area where boating is a year-round experience, you will still… Continue Reading

Alternate Marine Dollies: Storage Tips for Personal Watercraft

Alternate Marine Dollies: Storage Tips for Personal Watercraft

With spring in full bloom, there’s nothing that water-loving folks enjoy more than a season of hitting the water on a personal watercraft. Whether you got a Jet Ski, Ski-Doo, or some other type of PWC vessel, it is important to take proper care of it so it will be ready the next time you… Continue Reading

Travel the Distance: Big Road Trips With a Boat Trailer in Tow

Travel the Distance: Big Road Trips With a Boat Trailer in Tow

Taking an extended road trip with your boat can be a fun and exciting adventure. However, if you don’t know what you are doing, it could become a nightmare. It pays to take time to learn the proper way to trailer a boat, practice loading and unloading, and study the rules of the road. The… Continue Reading

The Best Motorboat Stands for Your Vessel & Where to Buy Them

The Best Motorboat Stands for Your Vessel & Where to Buy Them

If you are looking for a safe, easy, and effective way to stabilize and protect your boat on dry land, consider Brownell Boat Stands. Choose from a variety of motorboat stands based on your unique needs. Motorboat stands have a straight, vertical centerline pipe that features an adjustable screw top to create a custom fit.… Continue Reading

Why Use Marine Industry Stands? The Brownell Boat Stand System

Why Use Marine Industry Stands? The Brownell Boat Stand System

If you look around at your local boatyard, you will likely see some very creative tools being used for boat storage. Unfortunately, in spite of being creative, most of these methods will ultimately fail the boat owner in one way or another. It is important to know where to buy boat stands, what type of… Continue Reading

10 Tips for Getting Your Boat Back Out on the Water in Spring

10 Tips for Getting Your Boat Back Out on the Water in Spring

As soon as the snow starts to melt and that first fresh breeze hits your face, you know sailing season is just around the corner. Boat owners everywhere know that feeling. Your prized vessel has been chilling on sailboat jack stands at the boatyard or in your garage, so it’s time to roll up your… Continue Reading

Motorboat Stands: What’s the Right Size Engine for Your Boat?

Motorboat Stands: What’s the Right Size Engine for Your Boat?

While we talk a lot about choosing the best motorboat stands or galvanized boat stands with the Brownell Boat Stand Selector, there are lots of other options that boat owners need to consider. When it comes to picking the right size engine for your boat, there are some facts that can be useful in making… Continue Reading

Alternate Marine Dollies for PWC Maintenance, Repair & Storage

Alternate Marine Dollies for PWC Maintenance, Repair & Storage

In addition to our world-renowned top quality boat stands, Brownell also offers other types of boat stands and personal watercraft dolly storage equipment. Alternate marine dollies can be used for a variety of personal watercraft (PWC), including jet skis, dinghies, and other small vessels. We also have a series explicitly designed for pontoons, tritoons, and… Continue Reading