Simrad Yachting announced today a pair of premium multi-station black box marine radio systems – the Simrad RS100 and RS100-B. The RS100-B is integrated with a Class-B AIS transceiver and GPS. These systems are expandable and customizable to suit any boat and any on-water communication needs.
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Garmin today introduced STRIKER Cast— a castable fishfinder that delivers sonar wirelessly to a smartphone or tablet. No boat? No problem. STRIKER Cast is a versatile sonar device that anglers can take with them wherever they go. Just cast it out from where the fish are biting that day – the bank, a dock, or even from a kayak – to view fish and structure in crisp detail on the free STRIKER Cast app, compatible with both Apple and Android devices. With STRIKER Cast, anglers can even create their own fishing maps for an even more detailed look at the area they’re fishing.
Quark-Elec offers quite an array of problem-solving marine electronic devices. I’ve been testing their A026 AIS receiver with built-in GPS; data output via WiFi, USB, or NMEA 0183; plus an 0183 input that can be multiplexed into its output stream. This little box could be the perfect answer for day sailors, delivery captains, and any boater looking for an easy way to get AIS target and GPS data to a navigation app running on a tablet or phone, or to a PC or MFD. But, how does it perform?
Garmin debuts GPSMap X3 chartplotter series with higher-res displays and more premium features than ever before
New 7-, 9- and 12-inch chartplotters and combo units transform the way anglers, cruisers and sailors see above and below the water OLATHE, Kan. – Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN),...