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The Perfect Combination Battery Charger/Inverter

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Why is it a good idea to have an inverter/charger like the Victron Multiplus? Besides the technical advantages that we’ll discuss below it takes up less space and reduces complexity of installation by combining these two important items into one enclosure and making communication between the two much simpler. The Victron MultiPlus 12/3000/120 is a powerful true sine wave inverter, a sophisticated battery charger that features adaptive charge technology, and a high-speed AC transfer switch in a single compact enclosure. Next, to these primary functions, the MultiPlus has several advanced features, as outlined below. (click on image for specs and...

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Dont Get Stuck at the Dock Again

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Bring an Electric Vehicle on your Sailing Voyage around the World!   SeaPeople Depot is proud to introduce The Whizzy Ride Electric Bike, a true innovation in transportation. Imagine going on your next sailing adventure with the added benefit of an electric bike when you make landfall. The Whizzy Ride is different from all other electric bikes on the market today. It is like having a motor scooter but no gas or noise! It has a powerful lithium battery which can get 18 MPH out it and up to a 28-mile range!   For those that have limited space onboard...

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COOL WATERFRONT BARS AND RESTAURANTS WHILE CRUISING IN SOUTH FLORIDA

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  Peanut Butter and Jelly. Meat and potatoes. Eating and a view. Certain things are just meant to be together, and you’d be hard to find a better place to eat with a view of the sea than in South Florida. South Floridians have learned to appreciate the finer parts of life, cruisers and tourists flock to Florida from all over the world and it’s no wonder. Seapeople Depot has made a list of some of our favorite restaurants for the next time you want a perfect night out on or near the water with great food and a local...

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CREATE AN ENERGY INDEPENDENT CRUISING BOAT

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  When we buy a cruising boat, either a sailboat or a trawler and even before we buy the boat, we dream of exotic destinations and can’t wait to be completely free to decide to live wherever, whenever we want.   While it is true that this can be accomplished and it is an awesome experience, there are some challenges to this lifestyle which can be overcome by properly outfitting your boat.  Consider that If you constantly have to fuel up to power your boat then you are NOT energy independent and it will limit the time and the places that...

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TIME TO CAST OFF, NO MORE EXCUSES!

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A long time ago, an old salt friend of mine told me “The hardest thing to do when you are cruising is to leave”.   Often when we stop at different ports, we meet some of the nicest people and you get to hear some of their stories which can sometimes feel quite familiar.  A common one that keeps popping up and for us has been a wakeup call is of a couple who planned to cruise to many different places, sometimes they even had visions of going around the world but somewhere in the middle, made friends at a certain...

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