Which Dock Deicer is Right for You?

October 12th, 2011 | Posted by denise in Deicer & Ice Eater Units - (Comments Off on Which Dock Deicer is Right for You?)

We carry the top two dock deicer brands on the market: Powerhouse Ice Eaters and Kasco Marine Deicers. We recommend both brands to our customers but when it comes to recommending one brand over the other, its a tough call.  Each brand represents a quality product backed by years of experience and a strong reputation …
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Dock De-icer Cord Length Conundrums

October 4th, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Deicer & Ice Eater Units - (Comments Off on Dock De-icer Cord Length Conundrums)

Most dock de-icers can be easily installed with the standard 25′ cord, and if that isn’t enough, upgrading to a longer standard cord will usually do the trick.  However, every year we assist customers who want  a longer cord or want to know if they can add an extension cord. Ice Eaters draw a lot …
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Need a Little Help with Your Dock De-icer Solution?

September 23rd, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Deicer & Ice Eater Units - (Comments Off on Need a Little Help with Your Dock De-icer Solution?)

If you haven’t been to our Product Resources Library, you’re missing out.  We’ve written a number of articles and compiled information from manufacturers to give you one handy spot to turn for information.    One particular section we’re proud of is our Ice Eater and Dock Deicer Article Library. We’ve broken it down into three …
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Ice Eater or Dock De-icer?

September 21st, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Deicer & Ice Eater Units - (Comments Off on Ice Eater or Dock De-icer?)

There is a lot of confusion out there about what you call an in-water de-icer.  Ice eater is one of the most commonly used terms, but it is the name for a specific brand of in-water de-icer – The PowerHouse Ice Eater.  Even if you use the term de-icer, we’ve seen it spelled “deicer” and …
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Ice Eater Stands for Shallow Water Dock De-icing

September 13th, 2011 | Posted by SavvyBoater in Deicer & Ice Eater Units - (Comments Off on Ice Eater Stands for Shallow Water Dock De-icing)

Do you have a challenging Dock de-icing situation?  At SavvyBoater we regularly assist customers in developing de-icing solution to meet their particular circumstances.   One of the challenging situations that comes up is where a dock, observation platform or other structure is located in shallow water. Typical de-icer installations occur in water at least 5 to …
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