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Sunday, November 22, 2020

As we all know, boaters are a special group of people. Whether anglers, cruisers, or sailors, we all have our particular quirks. While by nature we are very adaptable to the conditions and able to easily deal with inclement weather or heavy shipping traffic, we usually get comfortable with our equipment and don’t often like

by: Jordan Balbresky

tags: Electronics, Sailing

Friday, November 13, 2020

Listening to the rumble of your boat’s engines is a joyful sound. Mixing that energy rush with your favorite tunes makes boating even more fun! There are many options in sound systems, but ensuring your components are waterproof and ready for salt or fresh water is key to knowing your system is ready to rock when you are.

by: KICKER Marine Audio

tags: Accessories, Electronics, Lighting, Retrofitting

Monday, October 12, 2020

FLIR Systems, Inc. announced today its Raymarine brand has collaborated with luxury yacht builder Monte Carlo Yachts to be the first to factory install Raymarine DockSense® Alert on their new yacht, the Monte Carlo MCY 76 Skylounge. DockSense Alert provides the MCY 76 Skylounge with the recreational marine industry's first

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Smart Technology

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

Every boat and boater benefits from having an autopilot system onboard. No longer considered a luxury, modern autopilots conserve fuel, help keep eyes forward, and aid in getting to destinations safely and efficiently. Raymarine offers autopilot systems for boats of all sizes and styles. Whether cruising, racing, fishing or working

tags: Coupons & Discounts, Electronics, Retrofitting

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Lowrance®, a world-leader in fishing electronics since 1957, announced today the expansion of its award-winning Lowrance Ghost® freshwater trolling motor design with the new Ghost 52 and 60. The new Ghost 52 and 60 models – with 52- and 60-inch shafts, respectively – bring all the benefits and features of the

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Engines, Fishing

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

Season 2 of "Furuno Connections" is well underway, and if you haven't tuned in yet, it's time to get on board! If you've missed any of the action, be sure to catch up now by cruising over to Furuno's YouTube channel, where you'll find four virtually identical boats, each tricked out with the latest electronics packages from four major

tags: Electronics, Fishing

Monday, August 24, 2020

Engineered to overcome any weather thrown at it, few AM/FM/WB marine receivers can match the Infinity by Harman model REFPRV415 from Prospec Electronics. IP67-rated (front) and NMEA2000-ready, it boasts a wide range of audio input methods to ensure everyone on board can play their favorite music. The REFPRV415 has a USB port that

tags: Electronics

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, has announced the launch of the new Zeus™ 3S multifunction display system, boasting unrivalled performance, features and connectivity. Designed just for sailing, Zeus 3S chartplotters offer super-fast response times, providing all the

tags: Electronics, Sailing

Friday, July 24, 2020

Vesper Marine, a leading manufacturer of innovative marine electronics, announced today its revolution in marine VHF technology – Cortex – has completed certification requirements and will ship to distributors beginning late July. Cortex is the world’s first marine VHF radio with wireless touchscreen handsets,

tags: Electronics, Retrofitting, Safety, Travel

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Simrad Yachting – a leader in the design and manufacture of world-class marine navigation, autopilot, radar, communications and fishfinding systems – has been selected as the exclusive marine electronics supplier for Chaparral/Robalo boats. For model year 2021, Simrad will be the only marine electronics option on all 27

tags: Travel, Company Expansions, Electronics, Navigation, New Boat Models

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