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The Northern Territory news Sat 26 Nov 2016



The Northern Territory news Sat 26 Nov 2016

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Community newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin; Australian newspapers -- Northern Territory -- Darwin

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CARSGUIDE SATURDAY NOVEMBER 26 2016 ON THE WATER FEATURE 11 V1 - NTNE01Z01CG witnessed the shortfalls of hasty installations and poor attention to detail in the fitment of critical equipment. Mr Pears belief and commitment to safety at sea, creating enjoyable, memorable and positive boating experiences for the wider community drove him to establish Frontier Marine Services in 2009. What originally started as a hobby rewiring friends vessels and cars with a range of bling has now turned into a thriving business servicing the recreational and commercial marine industry in Darwin and the Northern Territory. Frontier Marine Services now employs a full time electrician, provides SIMRAD certified technicians and dealership of NAVICO products. Repairs can be conducted, depending on the scope, either at the workshop, on the water or at the customers place of business and is always carried out in a professional, timely and honest manner. For examples of previous installations and impeccable workmanship visit the website at frontiermarineservices.com . Or you can also like Frontier Marine Services on Facebook. Vital for boaties to care for propeller WHEN preparing your boat for that big fishing expedition, dont forget to think about your propeller. Marcus Knight from Northern Propeller Service said maintaining or upgrading your propeller could make a world of difference. The right propeller can help with performance, top end speed, hole shot and planning speed. So make sure you drop into Northern Propeller Service to see how you can improve your prop. The Territory-owned and operated business, established in 2013, is the only prop scan shop and professional, certified marine propeller repair facility in the NT. Mr Knight has 26 years of experience in the marine industry specialising in outboard and sterndrive units as well as high performance outboard set up and service. The propeller expert can carry out repair, modification and optimisation of all marine propellers, from 10-inch to 40inch in diameter and all makes and all material types. This includes straightening, welding, modification and balancing as required. Northern Propeller Service also offers Solas and Baeksan retail propeller sales. Right at forefront of marine expertise Frontier Marine Services specialises in the supply and installation of marine electronics and accessories FRONTIER Marine Services is a passionate family business, run by Dave and Leanne Pears, which specialises in the supply and installation of marine electronics and accessories. Working as a vessel master, Mr Pears has more than 20 years experience in the marine industry where he has