Aluminum Boat Trailer vs. Steel Boat Trailer: Which is Better?

Aluminum Boat Trailer vs. Steel Boat Trailer: Which is Better?

Which boat trailer is best, aluminum or steel? For saltwater boaters, aluminum trailers are the definite choice. For freshwater boaters, steel boat trailers have advantages. Learn the pros and cons of both aluminum and steel boat trailers in this short tutorial....

Boat Propeller 101: Frequently asked questions

Boat Propeller 101: Frequently asked questions

Is boat propeller selection important?  Yes! After the engine, boat propeller is the essential component that gives your boat connection to the water and creates thrust to propel the boat forward. It is akin to tires on your car. You can feel higher performance...

How Does Marine Audio Equipment Differ?

How Does Marine Audio Equipment Differ?

Marine Audio equipment is specially designed and manufactured to perform in the harsh conditions of the marine environment: sun, rain, spray, salt, and the shock of pounding waves. Marine audio equipment is either waterproof or highly water-resistant. The internal...

How to Back up Your Boat Trailer and Launch Your Boat Like a Pro

How to Back up Your Boat Trailer and Launch Your Boat Like a Pro

For people that aren’t practiced at backing up their boat trailer, launching their boat or pulling it out at a busy ramp can be stressful and take some of the fun out of their boating experience. Nobody is born with the innate skill of backing a trailer. It takes...

How to Grease Boat Trailer Wheel Bearings Like a Pro

How to Grease Boat Trailer Wheel Bearings Like a Pro

Grease your boat trailer wheel bearings once a year as part of your annual boat trailer maintenance program. Learn how to grease boat trailer wheel bearings in this easy-to-follow step-by-step narrative, along with our at-a-glance quick guide.  Greasing trailer wheel...

25 Advantages of Outboard Motors

25 Advantages of Outboard Motors

There are many advantages to outboard motors. The primary benefits are lower up-front cost, lower weight, higher speed, and ease of maintenance. To be sure, there are also advantages to inboard motors and stern drives, and we will explore these. In this easy-to-follow...