As many boating seasons in the Northern states are coming to a close, we decided to write a quick note to give you of a few electronic winterization tips to follow before you put your boat away. You know the basic winterization checklist includes shrink-wrapping, draining and changing engine oil etc., but it is easy to forget to care for the expensive items onboard
1. Save User Data- Save all of your waypoints, routes, and tracks to an SD memory card. Maybe manufacturers have apps that you can download to have a 'cloud' back-up storage as well. Here is an SD card combo you can find on Amazon.
2. Remove Electronics- If you have the ability to remove any on-board electronic