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!
internet of boats will impact all boaters

The Internet of Boats

The Internet of Things (IoT): By now, you’ve probably heard of it and know it’s a thing. This concept of hyper-interconnectivity and information sharing...
macerator pump

Rartian Engineering’s Macerator Pump

Rartian Engineering's Macerator Pump with Waste Valve makes marine sanitation service quick and easy. This technical innovation, recently awarded a U.S. patent, has a Viton motor shaft...
Custer Marine

‘Lite it up’ with Custer Products LED Lights

Custer Products Lite It Series Marine LED Lights provides excellent illumination while using very little battery power. Available in floodlight/worklight beam patterns, ranging from...
Soundproofing Soundproofing your boat for quieter cruising

Soundproofing Your Boat

How to install soundproofing for quieter cruising For most, boats are a way to escape the rat race of terrestrial life and an opportunity to...
New technology aids sportfish captains

Steady On Sportfishing

New technology can keep your outboard-powered boat stationary with safety and angling benefits. Sportfishing is a hit-or-miss proposition—you drop a bait over a specific spot...

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