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A wide variety of high quality products
for a broad range of marine applications.

Bainbridge International is proud to represent Plastimo in the US market. Our ability to offer these products, in conjunction with our expanded delivery service, extended hours and now additional branch in Pompano Beach, Florida, will enhance our presence in both the retail and chandlery markets as well as continue our growth in the O.E.M. boat building segment.

Plastimo SAS is a fully owned Alliance Marine company that celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2013. Based in Lorient-France (Brittany), Plastimo employs 90 people in designing, manufacturing and marketing compasses, safety equipment, mooring products, deck fittings and more for recreational and professional boating.

Plastimo products are distributed in the U.S. by Bainbridge & can be purchased at many marine retailers:


Defender Marine - Waterford, CT
West Marine - Watsonville, CA
Ahoy Captain - Berkeley Heights, NJ
Landfall Navigation - Stamford, CT
Mauri Pro - St. Petersburg, FL
Nautos USA - Fort Lauderdale, FL
WMJ Marine - Del Mar, CA
Offshore Spars - Chesterfield, MI
Sound Boatworks - Westbrook, CT


Svendsens Marine - Alameda, CA
(510) 522-2886

San Diego Marine Exchange - San Diego, CA


Marine Warehouse - Miami - FL
(305) 635-0776

Marine Wholesales - Coral Gables, FL
(305) 444-3911

Sailorman - Fort Lauderdale, FL
(954) 522-6716


Crowley’s Yacht Yard - Chicago, IL
(773) 221-9990


Hamilton Marine - Southwest Harbor, ME
(800) 639-2715


Fawcett Marine - Annapolis, MD
(800) 456-9151

Bacon Associates - Annapolis MD
(410) 263-4880


Fisheries Supply - Seattle, WA
(800) 426-6930

Bainbridge is the exclusive U.S. supplier of Karver Sailing Hardware

Manufacturer of high-end sailboat hardware, Karver's emphasis on innovation, performance, design and service positions their range of products as a standard in cruising & racing markets as well as the Superyacht market.

Along with distribution, we also manage the U.S. promotion and after sales service for the brand. With three offices throughout the country (Massachusetts, Florida, and California), and over 42,000 sq ft. of storage capacity overall, we are well equipped to support the development of Karver Systems in the USA. See dealer map below

In 2018, Karver acquired the Pontos company and applied 15 years of experience to make this range of winches even more efficient!

The KSW range (Extra Speed) and KPW (Extra Power) are 4-speed winches: 2 classic speeds and 2 extras for either 6 times more speed or 3 times more power.

The KCW (Compact) is a 2-speed winch for sailboats up to 40 feet (12 meters): 1 ultra-fast speed and 1 ultra-powerful speed. A 2 in 1 winch!

Click the image to learn more!

Greater details about Karver's line of furlers, winches, blocks, and more can be found in their catalog or at www.karver-systems.com

Choose a highlighted state to see dealers listed below
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