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!

Inverters

Get 120-volt power on board just like at home. If your boat is without a generator you're stuck with 12-volt DC power like the cigarette...

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...
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When Your Outboard Goes Under: Dunked Outboard Rescue

How to save your outboard motor from a watery demise. Once in every boat owner’s life, it’s likely to happen. A Titanic tragedy it is...

Small Boat Generators

Add a portable generator and expand your boating options. When mariners gather for a discussion about all things boating, the second topic that often comes...

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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