Ask Captain Chris About Changing your Engine Zincs

You know about the zincs on your shaft, rudder and trim tabs. What about the pencil zincs in your engine cooling system?

These are sacrificial anodes to help reduce the electrolysis between two different metals in salt water. Check your engine owner’s manual for pencil zinc inspection frequency. And, scroll all the way down to check out these photos of a zinc replacement procedure aboard a boat.

Want to learn more? Read this article for a little more detail about where to find zincs…and to become more comfortable in your engine room come to a two day seminar Introduction To Boat Systems where you can Ask Captain Chris all about boating. Need MORE???? 772-205-1859