April 10th 2015
Capacitive sensors of the type shown don't have a great track record of indicating tank levels correctly.
April 7th 2015
Boating in the dark is a serious challenge—but these 10 tips will help.
April 3rd 2015
There are standards for identifying the type of fuel hose used, but not the purpose of each hose. Many builders skip the step of labeling hoses, leaving it up to boat owners to do the detective work.
April 2nd 2015
Choosing between an aluminum propeller and a stainless-steel prop for your boat can be confusing. Here's some help.
March 28th 2015
“Chores” and “fun” are two words that don’t go together, unless the word “boat” is also present.
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 20th 2015
Engine jump-starters are a good idea -- but how can you tell how much cranking power is necessary?
March 3rd 2015
A step by step guide to buying a boat, from concept to closing.
February 20th 2015
The updated ratings are all about permeability.
February 6th 2015
Small milliampere loads on batteries left connected over the winter can add up to a significant discharge.