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GOIN’ IN STYLE
WINTER’S COMING – ARE YOU PREPARED?
ESSENTIAL ONBOARD TOOLS
VHF RADIO BASICS
VHF RADIO TIPS
STERN DRIVE BELLOWS
NEW COPPER REGULATIONS
BATTERY GROUP SIZE EXPLAINED
SUMMER IS ALMOST HERE – ARE YOU PREPARED?
TOWING MADE EASY
#1: POWER LOSS
#2: DRIVE BELT BROKE
#3: ENGINE OVERHEATING
#4: BOAT WON’T START
#5: BOAT SHUT OFF
#6: BOAT IS VIBRATING
#7: BOAT WON’T SHIFT
#8: BOAT WON’T STEER
#9: RISING WATER IN BILGE
#10: TILT/TRIM NON-OP
BOATERS GIFT GUIDE
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Be sure to check back often as there's always something new added to the list.
Winter's Coming, Are You Prepared?
How To Winterize Your Boat
How To Operate A VHF Radio
A VHF radio could save your boat, and save your life, as well as the lives of your passengers – but only if you know how to use it properly.
VHF Radio "Tips 'n Tricks"
Simple VHF Radio Checks
Selecting The Correct Battery
Which Battery For Each Situation
Towing Your Boat Made Easy
The "Do’s and Don’ts" of Towing a Boat
New copper regulations expected to go into effect July 1, 2018
Division of Boating and Waterways Commission and Department of Pesticide Regulation discuss future of anti-fouling paints.
Inspecting Your Stern Drive Bellows
The bellows are rubber boots designed to keep water out of the boat as well as critical areas of the outdrive itself.
Summer Is Almost Here - Are You Prepared?
Boater's Pre-Launch Checklist
Add This List To Your Pre-Launch Routine
Essential Onboard Tools For Boaters
Don't Leave The Dock Without 'Em
We hope this article assisted you in your ability to remain calm in the face of possible "on the water" problems, helping to insure many a successful boating adventure.