Most radars, although good for navigation, storm tracking and collision avoidance, cant excel at all those jobs at once.
What you need to know to make sure you're getting all you can from your marine electronics.
This hand-held GPS can be pregrogrammed to include maps that will enhance navigation.
The company that won the NMEA award for best vector charts for the third year in a row has just redesigned its entire North American portfolio of charts.
The Weatherguide provides essential information such as instant temperature and barometric pressure readings, 24-hour trend graphs and 24-hour animated weather forecasts.
The Furuno GP31 replaces the popular GP30 as a GPS unit the company specifically targets toward smaller boats.
GlobalMap 1600 combines all the features of a high-end electronic charting system into much smaller unit.
Digital cartography offers a good-news, bad-news situation as far as the consumer is concerned," says Magellan's Jim White. "The good news is that these terrific technologies let fishermen see at a...
More channels equals faster and more reliable GPS tracking.
Like death and taxes, electronic integration is inevitable. Fortunately, when you know how to benefit from this, today's smart electronics (and their users) become even smarter.
New VHF squelches your old ideas about small radio performance.
Magellan touts its powerful PC-compatible MAP 330 as the hand-held with the most memory and most detailed maps for work or play.
Understanding the difference between high and low-frequency sounders can mean the difference between seeing fish and seeing echoes.
CMAP-NT navigational software includes information about nearby ports and facilities.
Thanks to new technology, today's radars crop up on much smaller boats and require little more knowledge or effort to install, maintain and use than a GPS or VHF radio.