Tuesday, February 6, 2018When it comes to search and rescue, Emergency Position Indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) and PLBs are a last resort as they are becoming an outdated technology. With limited functionality, a lack of two-way communication, no message confirmation when a distress message is transmitted and received successfully, the possibility of
Tuesday, January 16, 2018Lowrance®, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957, is starting the new year with unbeatable deals on HDS Carbon fishfinder/chartplotters. Running from January 1 through April 30, 2018, the Lowrance HDS Ultimate Upgrade offers the biggest savings ever, including up to $500 off select HDS Carbon displays.
Tuesday, November 21, 2017Lowrance®, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957, recently announced the new HOOK2 series of fishfinders/chartplotters, delivering a new standard for ease of use and affordability. At the heart of the world’s easiest-to-use HOOK2 fishfinder/chartplotter series is Lowrance Autotuning sonar – a new,
Wednesday, November 8, 2017Are you looking for the ultimate gift? Look no further! The Lowrance FishHunter Pro and Lowrance FishHunter 3D wireless, castable transducers are the perfect gift for the angler in your life, whether they have a boat, love to go ice fishing, or just fish from a dock or the shore. FishHunter brings all the benefits of a fishfinding
Tuesday, November 7, 2017With the new, affordably-priced Infinity by Harman INF-BC4 Pre-Amp Bluetooth Controller from Prospec Electronics, anyone with an enabled BT device can stream their favorite music. This stand-alone audio solution solely focuses on the most popular mode of audio: Bluetooth. A small footprint makes it ideal for golf carts, boats,
Monday, November 6, 2017As a freelance writer, I am offered the chance to see, and sometimes use, a variety of products over the course of a year. Those who offer the accessories hope that I will like what I see or use, and will share that with my readers. I also am exposed to items at sport and boat shows at which I lead seminars, often where such products
Thursday, October 26, 2017Xantrex has expanded its popular Freedom series with the launch of four new models. The new series, called Freedom X, marks the ongoing evolution of the Freedom inverter first launched in 1992. “The Freedom name is synonymous with quality and reliability in the marine industry. The Freedom Marine, Freedom HF/HFS, and Freedom SW
Thursday, October 26, 2017Mercury Marine, the world leader in marine propulsion and technology, is pleased to announce the introduction of VesselView903, the company’s largest and most advanced multifunction display. VesselView903 features a bright 16x9 aspect ratio, high definition glass touchscreen with glare reducing coating and dimmable lighting.
Monday, October 23, 2017The Simrad® GO9 display was recognized at the West Marine Very Important Vendor (VIV) Awards presented at this year’s 2017 VIV Conference. The chartplotter was selected as the “Best New Product of the Year”, and Navico – parent company to the Simrad brand of marine electronics – was selected for
Friday, October 20, 2017I first saw the new FUSION StereoActive at the Miami International Boat Show in February and it was a display that instantly caught my eye. As I walked through the Electronics tent, there were radars, flashing lights, nifty gadgets, and stereos all over the place, so it was hard to really stand out in that space. But the FUSION booth