No so very long ago, making a telephone call from far offshore cost a fortune. You needed to buy a single-sideband radio, then install it in your boat (not an easy affair with the special wiring...
SI-TEX's most popular sounder in the company's history received enough improvements in 1 to rate a Mark II designation.
Designed to fit most cable systems,this new wheel pilot unit incorporates a drive motor, solenoid clutch and built-in rudder feedback for precise control.
Most radars, although good for navigation, storm tracking and collision avoidance, cant excel at all those jobs at once.
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.
What you need to know to make sure you're getting all you can from your marine electronics.