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!

Negative Effects of Corrosion

The Devil is in the Details “Great floods have flown from simple sources,” said William Shakespeare, which is a fitting opening for the subject of...

Perko Gas Caps

Perko Gas Caps are a full line of EPA-compliant, replacement sealed caps with built-in vacuum over pressure relief (VOPR) to protect air quality from...
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When Your Outboard Goes Under: Dunked Outboard Rescue

Did your outboard go underwater? Follow these tips to fix a submerged ouboard engine. You'll can fix your dunked outboard, but act fast!

Waveblade PowerShark

The Waveblade Powershark plus battery pack comes complete with the Power Shark WB 3000 Power Tool, rechargeable submersible battery pack, battery charger, battery holster,...
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Small Boat Generators

Looking for boat generators? Expand your boating options by adding a generator for your boat. What are the best boat generators? When mariners gather for a...
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