November 1st 2014
Keeping your boat on a trailer is advantageous in a number of ways, but only if you can get it to the ramp and back without any problems. Here are 10 tips that will make it happen.
October 24th 2014
Cramped engine spaces, high heat, and electrical components make for a bad combination.
October 17th 2014
Rubber shaft seals need fluid for lubrication and cooling. Dried-out, damaged seals and water intrusion are common causes of failure in bilge pumps.
October 15th 2014
If you’re new to pontoon boats, you’ll want to know these tips.
October 9th 2014
If you’re shopping for a boat, whether new or used, look out for these 10 design flaws.
September 28th 2014
What happens when you pit 11 anchors against each other in the muddy bottom of Chesapeake Bay?
September 1st 2014
Running aground is no fun, and it can do serious damage to your boat and your outboard. To minimize the danger and get back on your way, follow these five steps.
August 30th 2014
Nylon tie-wraps become brittle when subjected to the heat of engine spaces. Chafe-protected metal clamps are the way to go.
August 23rd 2014
Gate valves can't provide a quick visual reference on whether a through-hull is open or shut. And the handles tend to rust.
August 8th 2014
Transom boarding ladders can be tricky to deploy from the water, especially for kids.