Gear on display at the fall and winter boat shows, including IBEX, METS, Refit, and boot Düsseldorf,
numbers in the thousands if not tens of thousands. After once again prowling these shows, our editors have chosen some of their favorite products, services, and new ideas to share with our readers. In parentheses
are the shows in which their selections were displayed. Also note that this story was originally published in Professional BoatBuilder issue No. 168 (“Showstoppers,” page 80).