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!

Dock Maintenance

Dock Maintenance

Dock Maintenance Regular dock maintenance will keep it safe for your boat and guests. It…

How Do Watermakers Work?

  How Do Watermakers Work? While once the domain of larger yachts, today’s well-engineered and dependable…

hybrid IPS Volvo Penta

Volvo’s Hybrid IPS

Volvo Penta’s popular pod drive is going green with a Hybrid IPS. Eco-conscious captains might…

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Davit Maintenance

Keep your lift in tip-top shape with some davit maintenance Davits work on boats without fanfare.…

planning your icw trip

Planning Your ICW Trip

Take the time to enjoy the road less traveled when planning your ICW trip. When…

MAN Engines V12 2000 New Power Products

New Power Products

For faster, more comfortable and more economical boating, equip your vessel with the most advanced…

Security Tips for your boat

Security Tips For Your Boat

Thief-proof your boat with these security tips While most folks envision Black Beard or Captain Kid…