Tips if you get caught boating in rough weather

Tips if you get caught boating in rough weather

A few raindrops and a bit of chop on the water isn’t enough to deter an avid boater from heading out for a fishing tournament or crossing the bay to visit a friend’s at the cottage. Weather can turn on ...

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How to flush your outboard

How to flush your outboard

Most boaters know it’s imperative to flush an outboard with freshwater after boating in saltwater or brackish water. Failure to do so can allow corrosion to take hold in your motor’s water passages, compromising your cooling system and shortening the ...

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How to prime your outboards Fuel System

How to prime your outboards Fuel System

Today’s outboards are modern marvels, borne of precision engineering and generations of innovation. They’re quiet, dependable and efficient, and they’re purpose-built to help people enjoy hassle-free days on the water for years. They do have a common bond with the first ...

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How to Diagnose and Deal with a Spun Hub?

How to Diagnose and Deal with a Spun Hub?

It’s time to head back to the dock. You drop the throttle, and your engine revs up like crazy, but your boat doesn’t move. Or maybe it moves very little, almost like there’s no propeller on the engine. You shut ...

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How To Store Your Boat for Winter

How To Store Your Boat for Winter

No one is ever happy at the thought of stowing away the suntan lotion, fishing rods, wakeboards and water toys for the winter months. But facts are facts: It’s about to get too cold for boating in many corners of ...

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Tips for Towing Tubers

Tips for Towing Tubers

Towing a tube is one of the most popular activities people enjoy with their boats, and with good reason. With careful driving, just about anyone can enjoy skimming across the water on a towable. It’s also great fun for the ...

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How to protect your boat against theft

How to protect your boat against theft

In Europe, more than 10,000 vessels are stolen every year. In some cases, it’s a boat moored at the dock that’s taken while in most cases, it’s taken on land on the trailer. Often it’s to sell for parts, and ...

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How to Properly Size Yourself for a Lifejacket

How to Properly Size Yourself for a Lifejacket

Whether you’re taking a leisure cruise on the weekend or dashing out for an evening of fishing, safety aboard your boat is always important. That goes beyond your on-the-water knowledge to navigate and having a First Aid kit aboard. You ...

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