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...
essentials box

Meguiar’s New Boat Owner’s Essentials Box

Meguiar's New Boat Owner's Essentials Box starter kit enables new boat owners to care for and maintain the appearance of their vessel. The kit contains a variety...
iossso water repellant

Iosso Water Repellent

In keeping with this month’s Haul Out Guide, protect your boat’s fabrics with Iosso Water Repellent. Invisible protection in a non-solvent, non-silicone solution repels...
An image of an anchor storage bag from Fortress Marine

Anchor Storage Bag from Fortress Marine

Keeping a second anchor for emergencies or extra hold is a good idea. This is especially if it's protected by an anchor storage bag. Thanks to...
Cox Powertrain and the CXO300

Cox Diesel Outboard: CXO300

A new Diesel Outboard from Cox Powertrain is a real game changer. Introducing the CXO300. Several years ago, I was touring a superyacht with an...

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