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Monday, November 26, 2018

Lumishore, manufacturer of high-performance underwater LED lighting systems, announced today the integration of its advanced LED lighting solutions with the latest Raymarine Axiom and Axiom Pro series multifunction navigational displays. Offering complete control of Lumishore EOS and SUPRA* series lighting systems, Axiom users can

tags: Company Expansions, Electronics, Lighting

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

With their low battery draw, cooler operation, and sturdy construction, LED lights have been popular with recreational boaters. The lights may also be causing poor VHF radio and Automatic Identification System (AIS) reception, according to a Marine Safety Alert - issued by the U.S. Coast Guard on August 15, 2018. The BoatUS Foundation

tags: Electronics, Lighting, Safety

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) recently published an alert detailing the effect of Electro Magnetic Interference (EMI) caused by some LED products, and the potential for electronic communication interference. Simple testing can identify whether there's a problem, but the situation can be avoided if owners choose products that

by: Hella Marine

tags: Electronics, Lighting

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

The 2018 Innovation Awards, managed by the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) and judged by Boating Writers International (BWI), were presented at the International BoatBuilders’ Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) during the annual Industry Breakfast on Tuesday, October 2. Eight BWI judges with various technical

tags: Lighting, Propellers, Accessories, Awards, Boat Cover, Boat Docks, Decorative, Electronics, Engines, Events

Friday, December 8, 2017

In 2013 Nocqua introduced the pioneering Pro Series, a rechargeable underwater LED lighting system for stand-up paddleboards, kayaks and canoes. Nocqua’s quest to provide a lighting solution for outdoor adventurers led to the development of a lightweight and waterproof power kit that not only addressed the needs of paddlers but

tags: Batteries & Chargers, Lighting

Monday, November 6, 2017

Today, the Yacht Group announces their strategic partnership with ACR Electronics. ACR’s most powerful searchlights will now be exclusively sold and further developed by The Yacht Group. These searchlights are called ‘Yacht Beams’ and are being designed and manufactured specifically to yacht and commercial vessel

tags: Lighting

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Lumitec’s powerful new Power Line Instruction (PLI) technology was recently awarded the prestigious Innovation Award for electronics at the recent International Boatbuilders Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) show in Tampa, FL. Power Line Instruction (PLI) is an innovative, proprietary communication protocol used to send control

tags: Awards, Lighting

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

OceanLED, the global leader in marine LED lighting, today introduced the new Sport DockLight Series. The Sport DockLight Series utilizes the popular Sport S3116s and S3124s underwater LED lights which output up to 5,000 Fixture Lumens and create a stunning light display to illuminate your dock whilst providing safety and security.

tags: Lighting

Thursday, April 20, 2017

In recent years, there has been an increase in the number of underwater LED lights available on the market. While they look good on the shelf in their shiny packaging, the old saying “you get what you pay for” rings true. When buying underwater lights, you need to consider the following points: Does the light have

tags: Lighting

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine and commercial products, announced today the release of the Offshore and PitMaster series LED deck lights engineered and manufactured by Vision X for the recreational and commercial marine markets. The new lights provide superior illumination with durability and

tags: Lighting