March/April 2016 Issue

18thcover 0416Click cover to download the issue.March/April 2016 • Volume 4 • Issue 18


Sugar for a Bride
An in-depth look at the perfect wedding gift—a Cigarette 20 restored to
better-than-new condition.

Power Brokers
Only the strongest independent builders remain in the high-performance marine engine game. For choices from new power to rebuilds, here are five outfits you can count on.

Hard at Play
For a few glorious days in late April, Desert Storm made Lake Havasu
the center of the performance-boat universe.

The Mighty Tickfaw
With 350 boats, 400-plus poker hands, 200 miles, nine stops and eight different
waterways, the tickfaw 200 poker run is one of a kind.

Comeback Kids
For some well-known powerboat enthusiasts with spinal issues, advanced spine
technology and recovery was the ticket to getting back behind the wheel.

Go Big or Go Home
Between its molten-hot graphics, twin Mercury Racing 700-hp engines and dock-rocking
stereo system, Outerlimits’ latest 41-footer is sure to grab attention.


From the Editors: A little something for everyone in this issue
Hot Sheet: Latest headlines from the world of go-fast boats
Teague’s Take: Bob Teague answers a water pump question
On Scene: Highlights from Tampa Bay and Sarasota events
Gear: A closer look at the latest and greatest products
Product Spotlight: A closer look at the WiMEA Wireless Kill Switch

On the Cover: The scorching new SL 41 from Outerlimits Offshore Powerboats featuring twin supercharged 700-hp Mercury Racing engines was recently delivered to a “special” owner on Michigan’s Lake St. Clair. Cover photo by Halsey Fulton