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History of Patrol Torpedo Boats

History of Patrol Torpedo Boats

My first exposure to the term PT Boats (Patrol Torpedo) was courtesy of Ernest Borgnine in the 1960s sitcom McHale’s Navy. Set in the...

GEAR

March 2017 Stem To Stern

March 2017 Stem To Stern

Our popular stem-to-stern feature is a collection of gifts, gear, and gadgets you need for a successful cruising experience. Below is Southern Boating's recommended...

BOAT REVIEWS

new type of Formula

A New Type of Formula

"Formula's new 430 Super Sport Crossover does much more than just raise the bar. It radically transforms the boating experience by offering everything sport...

FOOD

Saint Patricks Day Menu

Saint Patricks Day Menu

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a traditional Irish menu. While Corned Beef and Cabbage is often associated with St. Patrick’s Day, Irish stew made...

DIY PROJECTS

deck washdown system

Clean on Demand: Installing a Deck Washdown System

Add a deck washdown system for a squeaky clean boat. As a marine surveyor I’ve often wondered why many boat manufacturers don’t include a deck...
Watermaker Maintenance

Keeping Up with the Watermakers

“Water, water, everywhere, and all the boards did shrink. Water, water, everywhere, nor any drop to drink.” I can’t read those lines from the seafaring...

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