Monthly Archives: November 2018

  1. Simrad Launches New RS40 Fixed Mount VHF

    Introducing Simrad's new mid-level VHF radio, the RS40, newest replacement to the RS35. Simrad decided to take it to the next level with the new affordable VHF which features Track Buddy, Navigation Mode, Built in AIS and the option to add up to two wireless handsets. Purchase your new Simrad RS40 at BOE Marine with expert advice, free shipping, and the best shopping experience.

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  2. Simrad / FLIR Camera Compatibility Guide

    FLIR / Simrad Compatibility Guide
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  3. Active Imaging by Simrad and Lowrance

    The new Active imaging 3-in-1 transom mount transducer was released this Fall. You can now have extremely detailed, high resolution imaging without losing range. Active imaging bundles CHIRP sonar with the new Active imaging down scan and side scan views giving you total coverage below your boat.

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  4. Garmin 8600 Series Buyers Guide, 8610xsv, 8612xsv, 8616xsv

    Garmin has recently discontinued their proven 7600 Series and upgraded their 10", 12: and 16" units up to their "best in class" 8600 Series standards. Let's dive into these new units and see what they are all about.  This article will only be discussing the 10", 12" and 16" and will not include the larger displays.

    What you need to know:

    • Garmin 8600 Series units are available in 10", 12", and 16" displays, and are offered as a networkable chartplotter or as a chartplotter/sounder combo. The chartplotter/sounder combo models are followed by "XSV", such as 8612XSV.  The screens are sunlight viewable and have very wide viewing angles.   The high resolution
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  5. Lowrance Elite Ti2 Buyers Guide, Reviews, Elite-12, Elite-9, Elite-7

    Lowrance has released what is arguably the best bang for the buck for chartplotter/fishfinder combos.

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