Systems

Boat systems are inherently different than that of similar counterpart systems. Heads are certainly not bathrooms, nor are galleys quite the same as kitchens. Southern Boating has articles and resources to keep your heads, galleys and other boat systems in ship-shape.

installing a windlass

The Wondrous Windlass

Heavy-duty lifting is this marine powerhouse’s job. Dropping anchor in a beautiful cove is often…

Onboard Watermakers

Watermakers take seawater and make it clean. Carrying hundreds of gallons of freshwater aboard your…

The Fuel Measure

Fuel conditioners, additives and stabilizers Let’s get a few basic facts down before we open…

Cool Running

Keep an eye on your engine’s cooling system. Recently I had both inboard diesel engines…

Hands On The Wheel

  Your hydraulic steering system is relatively simple to understand The ability to make use of…