How-to

  1. How-To / Maintenance

    Tips on Hydraulic Steering for Outboards

    Ed Sherman
    Jun 22, 2016

    If you're upgrading your steering, here are some key points to remember about hydraulic system installation and maintenance. …Read More

  2. How-To / Maintenance

    How to Flush an Outboard Motor

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 16, 2016

    Giving your outboard motor a regular freshwater flush is one of your most important maintenance jobs. …Read More

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  4. How-To / Maintenance

    Bottom Paint Basics

    Gary Reich
    Jun 14, 2016

    Knowing the different types of bottom paint and how they work makes choosing one easier. …Read More

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  7. How-To / Seamanship

    How to Handle a Pontoon Boat

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 9, 2016

    If you’re new to pontoon boats, you’ll want to know these tips. …Read More

  8. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Etiquette: Be Courteous on the Water

    Rowland Stiteler
    Jun 8, 2016

    Good manners pay off on the water, though they aren't a substitute for knowing the rules. …Read More

  9. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: Chartography and Software Updates for Chartplotters

    Lenny Rudow
    Jun 8, 2016

    If you ever wondered how to do a chartography or software update on your chartplotter - or even if bothering to do so was worthwhile - you should watch this video. …Read More

  10. How-To / Maintenance

    The Outboard Expert: Ethanol Fuel and E15 Update

    Charles Plueddeman
    May 30, 2016

    With more E15 fuel likely to be on the market this season, boat owners need to be vigilant at the pumps. …Read More

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  12. How-To / Seamanship

    Boating Tips: How to Make Your Boat Go Faster

    Lenny Rudow
    May 24, 2016

    Everyone likes zooming around on their boat, so why not make your own boat go a little bit faster? …Read More

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  14. How-To / Maintenance

    How To Paint a Boat

    Doug Logan
    May 18, 2016

    Whether you're maintaining the topsides of a wooden classic or covering up old, faded gelcoat, the same prep and painting techniques apply. …Read More

  15. How-To / Maintenance

    Boat Care and Maintenance: How to Keep Your Outboard Engine Looking Like New

    Lenny Rudow
    May 13, 2016

    Maintaining your outboard engine finish will not only keep it looking great, but will also increase your boat’s resale value. …Read More

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