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Friday, June 7, 2019

Captain Sam Sutton was born and raised in Ormond Beach, at the heart of Florida’s east coast. His father began taking him fishing when he was very young, and as Sutton grew, so did his passion for angling. Today, Sutton makes his living guiding anglers on the storied waters of the Florida Keys. “I love what I do; I love

tags: Electronics, Fishing

Thursday, May 30, 2019

FLIR is pleased to announce the addition of Yamaha Command Link and Command Link Plus integration into Raymarine’s family of Axiom® multifunction displays. This new capability is one of many new features introduced with the recent release of the LightHouse Annapolis 3.9 operating system for Axiom. Certified by Yamaha,

tags: Software & Apps, Company Expansions, Electronics, Engines, Smart Technology

Friday, May 24, 2019

Have you ever wished for an extra hand on board when docking your boat? A thruster to navigate that tricky maneuver? A powerful searchlight in a black night on the sea? What about a low vision thermal camera to detect a person that fell overboard that same night? Or one to see an oncoming obstacle? Have you ever wished for a power

tags: Accessories, Electronics, Safety

Friday, May 24, 2019

Seakeeper, the leader in marine stabilization, announces that SeaHunter Boats will standardize the Seakeeper 2 on all new SeaHunter 31 and 33 models, making the largest standardization to date of Seakeeper’s smallest model. SeaHunter will also standardize Seakeeper on new 35, 39 and 45 models. “Seakeeper is becoming a

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Stabilization

Friday, May 3, 2019

As the refit season draws to a close and summer is nipping at our heels, it’s the last chance rush to get all the boat-fixes done before every weekend is spent blissfully on the water. One of the many refits gaining popularity among Great Lakes boaters is the installation of Seakeeper, a gyro stabilizer capable of eliminating up

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Lake Erie, Stabilization

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) recently announced the Raymarine DockSense™ assisted docking system, the marine industry’s first intelligent object recognition and motion sensing assisted docking solution for recreational boating. DockSense system uses FLIR machine vision camera technology and video analytics to

tags: Electronics, Smart Technology

Thursday, January 24, 2019

A boat is like a house – it’s never really done. And, one thing is for certain, the technology available to boaters, from navigation and safety equipment to entertainment and aesthetics, is always evolving. Whether you’ve had her for decades or this is your first season, there are always a few upgrades you can make

by: Jordan Balbresky

tags: Accessories, Electronics, Lighting, Service & Repair

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Navatics, experts in underwater robotics, today announced that shipping of Navatics MITO, a remotely operated underwater vehicle (ROV) equipped with advanced active stabilization technology that provides new levels of underwater video steadiness in an affordable, 7.6 lbs. underwater drone, will start shipping in March 2019. Available

tags: Diving, Electronics, Shipwrecks, Water Toys

Monday, January 7, 2019

Yacht Controller, well known for providing “innovative technology for the marine industry”, recently announced the integration of the Yacht Controller information and control panel on compatible Garmin multifunction displays (MFDs) with OneHelm™ functionality. This integration allows Yacht Controller and Garmin users

tags: Electronics, Navigation

Friday, December 21, 2018

I have been a long time resident of Mount Clemens/Harrison Township, Michigan. I always knew that working with electronics was my passion and owning my own business was something I always wanted to do. So, when I saw my dreams come true, my dreams of running my own business right here in Michigan, it was truly amazing. To make it even

by: Greg Gronley

tags: Electronics