About Us

Tides Marine designs and manufacturers a full line of self-aligning Drip Free shaft seals and bearings for propeller shaft and rudder assembly applications. Sail Track and Hardware Systems make mainsail-handling problems all but disappear. These innovative, high-quality products improve vessel performance and reduce the need for scheduled maintenance.

With Hundreds of Thousands of units sold, Tides Marine SureSeal™ self-aligning Drip Free shaft seals are used by more US pleasure boat builders than any other. The new Tides Marine SureSeal™ Series Drip Free Shaft Seals has redefined the standard, offering numerous shaft seal design and performance improvements.

Tides Marine builds and designs to ABS (American Bureau of Shipping) Standards and is a member of the ABYC (American Boat and Yacht Council). Tides Marine is an ISO (International Standards Organization) certified facility. Tides Marine is working to become the global brand of choice for the customers we serve. As a marine industry leader in the effective use of technology, Tides delivers unmatched, reliable service to boat builders, yards, lofts and vessel owners.

If you don’t find answers on our web site to your Drip Free shaft seal, sail track or rudder bearing questions, please contact a company Customer Service Specialist for additional help.

Tides Marine has a fully functional Machine Shop and is fully able to customize our parts to fit your needs.
Machine Shop