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Garmin Introduces New GPSMAP 500 and 700 Series

Garmin International, the global leader in satellite navigation, today announced a premier addition to their fully-integrated line of GPSMAP series chartplotters and combination plotter/sonar units. Boasting a sleek new design, vibrant touchscreen and unsurpassed positioning technology, these eight new models … Continue reading

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Furuno TimeZero Touch a Chart Plotter Winner

The technology just gets better and better. Furuno TimeZero Touch has just won the‘Product of the Year’ from The British Marine Electronics Association (BMEA) Conference 2012, which took place last week in Southampton. Furuno’s TimeZero Touch multi-function display, with the … Continue reading

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GPS Chartplotter Positions Aren’t Always Accurate

We spent the last week motorsailing down the Intracoastal Waterway from Norfolk, VA to Oriental, NC and had a fine time enjoying the Albemarle and Pamlico sounds and rivers.  We were navigating with a Raymarine chartplotter and the latest e-charts … Continue reading

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Simrad NSS7

Not only is the NSS7 an outstanding chartplotter, but it’s also a complete command center for your boat. Monitor your engine, steer your autopilot, turn on your bilge pump, even set mood lighting…this unit does it all. Operation is intuitive … Continue reading

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