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!

Thrusters: Thunder from Down Under

Marine thrusters to the rescue Docking is by far the most intimidating part of boating. Ask any boater and they’ll tell you that it’s not...

Ten Galley Upgrades.

Make mealtime prep a breeze with these 10 galley upgrades. Those forced to toil at the often thankless task of fixing grub for the crew...
installing a windlass

The Wondrous Windlass

Heavy-duty lifting is this marine powerhouse’s job. Dropping anchor in a beautiful cove is often the goal of cruisers, who seek and set sail for...

Small Boat Performance

Four ways to optimize your get up and go! Feeling sluggish and inadequate? Eagerly awaiting that weekend water time but worried your small boat won’t...

Rocna Anchor

Set it and forget it. With a roll bar to ensure optimal setting position every time, the Rocna Anchor holds firm in any bottom...

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