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!

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...

Lithium Ion Batteries

There are very few people in the industrial world who have not had some experience with lithium ion battery technology. Lithium ion batteries power...

Yamaha’s Helm Master: Total Control!

Warning! When the Yamaha Helm Master system is in action, your outboard engines may be positioned at crazy angles that look catawampus, asymmetrical or...

MagicEzy Mega Fusion

MagicEzy Mega Fusion makes repairs to plastic or aluminum surfaces on your boat, prime them first to maximize adhesion and ensure a flawless, like-new...

Windlass Wellness

Windlass Wellness can ensure that heavy usage and harsh conditions don’t wear out this valuable workhorse No one thinks about the anchor windlass unless it’s...

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