Monitoring

How to Manage Your Helm for Top Performance and Long Life

By | Posted November 2016

When something goes wrong with the electronics on your boat, do you know what to do? Here are some tips to get you started, along with some expert advice on how to think about...

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Yacht Protector

By | Posted October 2016

Yacht Protector focuses on four main concerns that boaters have—bilge levels, battery levels and shore power status, intruder alerts, and boat location and movement—...

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Raymarine i70s Instrument

By | Posted September 2016

The i70s Instrument from Raymarine is a 4.1-inch LCD display with LED backlighting for improved visibility in bright conditions. The unit’s low-profile design complements the...

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Simrad GO5XSE Multifunction Display

By | Posted August 2016

The Simrad GO5XSE is a small but powerful chartplotter and fishfinder that supports proprietary CHIRP sounder systems, such as ForwardScan forward-looking sonar and StructureScan...

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APPCAM25 Security Camera for Your Boat

By | Posted June 2016

Bolstering your boat’s safety doesn’t have to be expensive.

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Garmin GPSMAP 84/8600 Multifunction Displays

By | Posted June 2016

Garmin’s latest addition to the GPSMAP lineup are the 8400 and 8600 series, which offer the highest screen resolution available in a dedicated marine display...

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GOST Nav-Tracker 3.0 SM

By | Posted April 2016

Nav-Tracker 3.0 SM from GOST Global is the latest generation of the company’s proven marine-security system, using evolving technologies to protect owners from theft or...

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How to Get Weather Data on Your Boat

By | Posted February 2016

Get weather data the way you want it: Up to date and on the screen

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How to Plan a Transoceanic-Worthy Helm on a Budget

By | Posted December 2015

A former educator used careful planning to find a helm setup within his budget for a Transatlantic cruise to the Baltics and beyond on his Kadey-Krogen 42.

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Upgrading Electronics to Suit Your Needs

By | Posted September 2015

You can go big, but don’t forget to keep it simple.

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Side-Scanning Sonar in Action

By | Posted March 2015

Sidescanning sonar is a tremendous tool to understand what's under your boat. Check out these videos that will help improve your comprehension of what the images are showing.

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Pre-Installed Helm Electronics

By | Posted February 2014

To Pre-Install or not to Pre-Install.   Some boat companies pre-install all of their helm electronics before the sale, while others leave those choices up to the buyer. Ever...

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Touchscreens on Marine Electronics

By | Posted January 2014

What You Should Know About Touchscreens on Marine Electronics Touchscreens are showing up on marine electronics more and more, but you may be surprised about why. Power &...

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