Maintenance

Engine Maintenance Tips

By | Posted December 2013

Capt. Richard Thiel knows oil analysis isn’t the sexiest topic in the world. But it is an important one if you plan on keeping your boat well maintained for years to come....

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Maintaining Your Dometic Air Conditioner

By | Posted December 2013

Here’s some expert advice to keep your boat's air conditioner operating properly.

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Keeping Up a Lofrans’ Project 1500 Windlass

By | Posted December 2013

Here’s some expert advice to help you maintain your Lofrans’ Project 1500 Windlass.

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15+ Ways to Share the Gift of Boating

By | Posted December 2013

Boating’s easier than ever before—pass it on. The changes that have had an impact on the marine scene over the past decade are legion. And whether you zero in on joystick engine...

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Caring for Sea Recovery AquaMatic Watermakers

By | Posted December 2013

Here’s some expert advice to help you maintain your Sea Recovery AquaMatic watermaker.

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Choosing the Right Cover for Your Boat

By | Posted December 2013

Boatyard: The Canvas Conversation Modern-day marine fabrics have come a long way from the crusty canvas your father covered up his boat with. Today your boat cover can be made...

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When Anchoring Goes Wrong

By | Posted December 2013

Finding a secluded cove and dropping the hook is hard to beat—and a key part of the experience for many boaters. Seasoned cruiser Eric Sanford had a great long weekend cruising...

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More Maintenance Tips and Tricks

By | Posted November 2013

Six New Boat-Care Tips. So you want your boating to be even better from now on? Read on, fellow boat nuts.

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Are Synthetic Engine Oils Right for Your Boat?

By | Posted November 2013

Capt. Richard Thiel investigates whether the high-tech, synthetic engine oils are all they’re cracked up to be—particularly for marine engines.

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Get Your Boat Surveyed

By | Posted November 2013

A surveyor can uncover problems you don’t see before they turn serious. Should you have your boat surveyed every couple of years? Mike Smith investigates the value of having a...

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How to Understand Your Boatyard Bill

By | Posted October 2013

We know the first glance at your boatyard bill is a blur as your eyes go right to the bottom line. But after your brain’s built-in calculator begins to whir, you know there...

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Joystick Control without the Pods

By | Posted October 2013

Many boat owners are looking for the simplicity and control of joystick maneuverability. But the pods or jet drives that were part of the deal may not always be welcome aboard....

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Control Sound and Vibration on your Boat

By | Posted October 2013

A quiet boat stops noise in the engine room—before it gets to you and your crew.

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