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!
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Spare Parts to Keep Aboard

The Spare Essentials: Pack properly for potential problems and keep these spare parts aboard Every boating adventure promises an amalgam of excitement, relaxation, mistakes, and mishaps....

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...

Hull-Prop Relationship

The prop you select must synch with both your engine and your hull. Do you feel a vibration when your boat is running at speed? Does...

Shaft Seal Maintenance

Shaft seal maintenance should be part of your boat's regular check-up. Ever since the first prop was connected to the first shaft being turned by...

Hurley H3O Dinghy Davit System

Hurley Marine’s brand-new davit was developed with security and ease in mind. The H3O Dinghy Davit is a convenient storage and deployment system that...

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