Electronics Display Screens

Boat Maintenance Special:

By Capt. Bill Pike

Display screenIn a Fog

Yikes—electronics! Over the past eight years the screen on my Garmin plotter’s gotten a tad hazy. Certainly still quite usable, it’s not what it used to be, though. So while I’d love to share some sound advice on how to clarify a relatively ancient plotter screen, quite frankly I’m fresh out of ideas. I’ve tried optical cleaner (like for eyeglasses), computer-screen cleaner, plain water, soapy water, and even (against all advice) Windex, and nothing seems to work. A plea of sorts seems in order as a consequence—if you know how to spruce up the screen of an older model GPS plotter, please shoot me an e-mail at wpike@aimmedia.com. I’d most certainly appreciate it.

 

Vetus Maxwell Tip of the Week

Hot Today

Featured Brands

Cutwater
Azimut Yachts logo Ocean Alexander logo
Imtra logo Volvo Penta logo

Brokerage Listings Powered by BoatQuest.com