April 22nd 2015
Ready to kickstart your spring boating? Not so fast.
March 27th 2015
With sealed, valve-regulated batteries, nylon retaining straps shouldn't be subjected to corrosive vapors -- and if they are, they're still pretty reliable.
March 12th 2015
The seasonal change from winter to spring shouldn't present a problem for boats on stands -- if they were put away right in the first place.
March 8th 2015
An Australian father and son ignored weather warnings, requiring U.S. Coast Guard rescue in New England.
February 21st 2015
If you need a new handheld VHF radio, read this before you buy.
January 26th 2015
Want to sleep well at anchor? Follow these tips.
January 12th 2015
Nobody wants to be caught on the water in heavy fog, but if you’re a boater it’s bound to happen sooner or later. Here are five tips that will help you get home.
January 10th 2015
Fire ports are meant to work with Halon or CO2 "clean agent" extinguishers, not the directional dry-chemical type.
January 2nd 2015
Vent hoses may never be needed, but they're in place to carry away hydrogen gas and save the batteries in case of an overcharge.
December 12th 2014
European and US boats carry slightly different equipment to protect against electrical problems.