How to never slip in a boat again with this ingenious product


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marine gripIf you’re looking for innovation that improves your boating, Milan Yachting Week – The Digital Boat Show has plenty of it.

As in the booth of Harken the famous U.S. company also based in Italy that churns out new ideas for boating all the time. After telling you about the revolutionary CLR Mooring Winch that allows the automatic pulling or releasing of mooring lines at the push of a button, there is another product in Harken’s booth today: Marine Grip.

This product is designed not to slip in the boat when the deck or cockpit is wet. How many times have you risked going into the water and hurting yourself because you lacked foot support?

Well with Harken’s new product called Marine Grip, the problem is solved.

Marine Grip Harken, how not to slip in the boat

There is a video in the Harken booth that explains everything in a few minutes. In the meantime, we give you a few glimpses of what Harken Marine Grip is and how it is applied.

First, a curiosity: it originated from surfers in Hawaii who had a practical problem. Finding a way to attach something to the board that would not make them slip at crucial moments in the surf and that would not be abrasive to the feet.

Here, Harken Marine Grip has taken the best of this invention and transferred it to the boat. This material is good on any boat walking surface. It is non-abrasive, easily installed anywhere without the need for specialists.

Has Marine Grip Harken intrigued you?

You just have to visit this very interesting product in the Harken booth (
To make your boat the safest place to walk, even when the deck is wet and cross seas make it easy to risk slipping thanks to Marine Grip.

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Find out how Harken’s engineers solved the problem, what this new accessory looks like, and how it mounts on board by visiting the product in the booth at Milan Yachting Week now. You will also be able to contact Harken’s experts directly by email and perhaps go to see it live by booking an appointment.




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