October 24th 2014
Cramped engine spaces, high heat, and electrical components make for a bad combination.
October 19th 2014
Good sunglasses do much more than just make a fashion statement: they protect your eyes from damaging UV.
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 16th 2014
Five knots every boater should know
October 14th 2014
There may be more options than you realize.
October 9th 2014
If you’re shopping for a boat, whether new or used, look out for these 10 design flaws.
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 8th 2014
Transom boarding ladders can be tricky to deploy from the water, especially for kids.
August 1st 2014
Your hydraulic steering may not be lubricated well, even though it looks clean. Disassembly required.
July 25th 2014
Some fuses will be hard to find in marine supply stores. Spares may need to be special-ordered through the boatbuilder.