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When we created BoaterInput, the goal was to build a place where actual boat owners could leave honest reviews about the boats and equipment they own. And we wanted a place where boaters of various types, whether that be small Aluminum Fishing boats or large Cruisers, could go to get valuable and trustworthy insights and advice.

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