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New Outboard Models

tilt and trim troubleshooting
its simple to install rod holders

Engine & Upkeep

Engine & Upkeep
Keeping up with your engine and general maintenance can feel overwhelming without the right tools. That’s why Southern Boating breaks the upkeep your boat needs into manageable articles. View our information on inboard engines, outboards, electric, systems, generators, hulls, and general maintenance. Check back soon—new Engine and Upkeep posts are added weekly!
Trailering Don'ts

Trailering Don’ts

There are a few constant trailering do's. But there are far more trailering don'ts. Trailering a boat is more popular than ever. But there are...
This is an image of a boat that has run aground. Learn how to re-float your boat.

So you’ve run aground, now what?

How to re-float your boat after going aground. Most boaters have heard the saying: “You’ve either already gone aground or will go aground!” If you’re...
an image EPIRB-- don't forget to inspect your EPIRB!

Inspect Your EPIRB or PLB

The only thing worse than not having crucial safety gear on board is to have it fail when needed. So inspect your EPIRB and...
The Seakeeper 2 is one of the first stabilizers to reach down to the 20-foot boat market

Stabilizers for Any Size

Whether your boat is small or yacht-sized, adding stabilizers may make seasickness a thing of the past. Waves make boats rock and roll, even in relatively...
An image of a man holding a piece of his exhaust system

Exhaust System Maintenance

Before the heat of summer sets in, make sure your boat engine’s cooling and exhaust system will stay cool. After a long, cold winter and...

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