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Airmar Unveils New Transducers

Tuesday, January 24, 2012

MILFORD, NH – AIRMAR Technology Corporation has introduced broadband transducers with enabling technology for next generation CHIRP (compressed high-intensity radar pulse) fishfinders.  Read Full Story

Johnson Outdoors and Navico Settlement Reached

Wednesday, January 11, 2012

TULSA, OK – Johnson Outdoors Inc., and Johnson Outdoors Marine Electronics, Inc., and Navico, Inc. are pleased to announce they have resolved their dispute relating to Johnson Outdoors’ patented Humminbird Side Imaging sonar technology and Navico's StructureScan accessory to its displays. As a result of the settlement, the case has been dismissed. The companies have mutually agreed that the terms of the out-of-court settlement will remain confidential.  Read Full Story

Humminbird expands networking capabilities

Friday, December 16, 2011

EUFAULA, AL – Humminbird is expanding networking capabilities for many of its sonar models by adding Ethernet expansion, NMEA 2000 and radar capabilities.  Read Full Story

New marine PC enhances chartplotter/navigation

Thursday, November 17, 2011

A marinized computer is a critical and highly specialized necessity for any serious yacht owner. VEI Technologies' new Mariner PC is designed for chart plotter, video security, router and navigation applications.  Read Full Story

6/12V DC charger multiplier can juice up four batteries at once

Tuesday, November 15, 2011
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Win a trip, save on Lowrance units

Thursday, November 03, 2011

Tulsa, OK – Lowrance has announced its limited-time Weekend Getaway Sales Event providing cash rebates on its Mark & Elite fishfinder/ chartplotter products and award-winning High Definition System (HDS) multifunction displays. The event began October 28 and continues through February 12, 2012. Rebates range from $10 for some fishfinders to as much as $200 for different models of chartplotters. Check out the list of rebates at  Read Full Story

Kohler marine generators: big power; little packages

Tuesday, November 01, 2011

KOHLER, WI – Kohler Power Systems has brought three new marine generators to the pleasure boating marketplace, adding a trio of smaller, lighter and more advanced models to the company’s lineup of diesel-powered marine gensets. Available in three power categories – 6 kW, 8.5 kW and 11 kW – they feature new controllers that combine sophisticated functionality with an easy-to-use interface.  Read Full Story

Furuno Autopilot has New Look, Features

Monday, October 24, 2011

Camas, WA – Several years ago, Furuno brought out the NavPilot 500 Autopilot series, an advanced, self-learning and adaptive  autopilot. Now Furuno is following it up with the all-new NavPilot 700 series, which includes a host of new features.  Read Full Story

Tallon Elite Socket Gets Lowrance Connectivity

Monday, October 17, 2011

Tallon Systems has revealed the latest update of the Elite Socket, which now incorporates connectivity for Lowrance marine electronics.  Read Full Story

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