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Bennett Marine wins patent lawsuit against Lenco Marine

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Trim tab manufacturer Bennett Marine was awarded judgments totaling more than $250,000 from Lenco Marine, company president Richard DeVito Jr., and Rinker Boats in a patent infringement case dating from 2004.

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Honda Introduces new BF 250 Marine Outboard Engine

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

Honda Marine introduced the new BF250 horsepower, four-stroke engine, the most powerful outboard to join the Honda Marine lineup and now the company’s flagship model. The Honda BF250 marine outboard engine incorporates a host of Honda-exclusive technologies that provide increased value and benefit to consumers, the company said.

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Mercury Marine unveils the Spitfire Aluminum Propeller

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

Mercury Propellers is proud to introduce “Spitfire,” Mercury’s first four-blade aluminum performance propeller designed for boaters using 25 hp to 125 hp outboards.

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Mercury Marine takes over future responsibility for Cummins Mercruiser Diesel Engines.

Monday, October 3rd, 2011

Mercury Marine announced it will take over future responsibility for worldwide sales, service, distribution and support of the Cummins MerCruiser Diesel range of high-speed diesel marine engine systems (less than five-liter displacement), including the TDI/SDI ranges of Volkswagen engines.

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Last Bravo Sterndrive Built In Stillwater OK – 8/5/2011

Friday, August 5th, 2011

Words spoken from an unnamed source inside Mercruiser in Stillwater OK

“ Well, fellas…….we just assembled the last Bravo stern drive (which means last stern drive – period) that will come outta Plt 14 in Stillwater, OK was a Bravo 3 – 2.20 ratio. The phrase “….such bulls__t…..” keeps comin up in my head for some reason. Been a good run…with great people……”

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