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.
December 5th 2014
Lithium-ion battery installations need to be well-engineered, with redundant safety systems and automatic disconnects.
November 26th 2014
During the long winter lay-up plenty of things can go awry. Make sure none of these winter disasters ruin your boat.
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.