A Gift From The Ashes

A customer’s touching story of how they salvaged what they could from the ashes of their father’s beloved sailboat and turned it into a cherished Father’s Day gift.

Shedding Some Light On Yacht Lamps

Did you know that the Weems & Plath Yacht Lamp is fashioned after a traditional miner’s safety lamp?

Who Stole My Pencil?!

Get a laugh from this comical look at the pencil we considered to be the ‘pencil to end all pencils.’

Focus Your Sights On Wildlife Refuges

Looking for an idea for a quick trip this Thanksgiving weekend? Why not visit your local wildlife refuge or park!

Logging It In The Books

From being a handy quick reference to a great reminder of fun times you’ve had on your boat, logbooks are a great product to have.

Hurricane or Not, The Show Must Go On

As we began preparing for the fall Annapolis Boat Shows and our annual Tent Sale, we also had to prep for the potential arrival of Hurricane Florence.

From Sea To Shining Sea

We look forward to the fall season by reflecting on some of the greatest cruising locations around the U.S.

Creative Uses For CrewWatcher

Here are some non-traditional ways you can use our latest product, CrewWatcher!

Still Flyin’ High At 90

Some snippets of his background may be of interest to history buffs amongst us.

When Time Stands Still…

How to get your Weems & Plath instrument repaired.

Buying Marine Binoculars – PART 2

Demystifying the complex binocular terms, so you can buy the perfect pair.

A Primer On Buying Marine Binoculars – PART 1

Helpful tips for purchasing a good pair of marine binoculars.

It’s Not Easy Being Green – PART 2

In Part 2 of “It’s Not Easy Being Green,” we take a look at why pyrotechnic flares are difficult to dispose of legally.

It’s Not Easy Being Green – PART 1

Read how the common pyrotechnic flare is harmful and unsafe for both your family and the environment.


Learn how this quick reference navigation aid can help prevent dangerous collisions on the water.

Navigating A2B

Weems & Plath’s VP of Sales, Drew Fleming, explains how he used the Hand Bearing Compass during the 2018 Annapolis to Bermuda Race.

A Battery Of Batteries

Tips for getting your boat ready for summer.

Triple Crown of Charity Sailing Trophy

On May 24, the new Triple Crown of Charity Sailing trophy was unveiled at Port Annapolis Marina. Learn how this spectacular trophy came to be!

We’re Having A Photo Contest!

Enter our photo contest and you could win an incredible prize!

90 Years & Counting

This year marks our 90th Anniversary in business.

Important Message About COVID-19

An important message from the President of Weems & Plath regarding the COVID-19 pandemic.