an image of a life ring in the ocean, beyond basic safety gear

Beyond Basic Safety Gear

Boating with a Drone

Boating with Drones

Electronics & Gear

Electronics & Gear
Any boat enthusiast will tell you with boat ownership comes electronics and gear—and lots of it! Researching which boating gear is necessary for your boat can feel like a full time job. At Southern Boating, our writers and boating experts have decades of experience reviewing electronics and gear to determine the best. We’ve done the legwork for you! We provide insider tips, insights, trends, and resources for hundreds of products. Browse through articles that include product photos, pricing, detailed specifications, links to manufacturer websites, tips on best use and much more! We’re always looking for the latest and greatest electronics and gear. Have a product that you’d like Southern Boating to review? Contact bonnie@southernboating.com for a review and possible inclusion on our website!
naked flex mount

Naked Flex Mount

Mount your electronic devices anywhere with SeaSucker Vacuum Mounts. Connected to a sturdy seven-inch flexible gooseneck arm, the nonmarking rubber mount is UV stabilized and...
Keep your gear dry with the SeaLine Dry Sack

Blockerlite Compression Dry Sack

When heading to the boat, pack your gear in Seal Line’s new Blockerlite Compression Dry Sack. The ultralight, 20D silicone- and polyurethane-coated nylon with a...
An image of a Self-Activating Life Float

Self-Activating Life Float

When someone is showing signs of distress in the water, time is of the essence. OneUp has developed a compact, Self-Activating Life Float. Toss...
The CMCE-25 will help with lightning suppression on your boat

Lightning Suppressor

While cruising and encountering a storm, being protected from lightning will save your instruments. EMP Solutions’ newest lightning suppressor, CMCE-25, protects a boat up...
hazel beachwear

Hazel Beachwear

Hazel Beachwear is right the look for the beach! All designs are handmade with lace or crochet with varying styles. Lightweight, comfortable and incredibly...

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