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Simrad GO12 XSE / GO7 XSR

The Simrad GO12 XSE and GO7 XSR are the newest additions to the GO standalone chartplotter series. Loaded with the latest boating technologies, the GO12 XSE offers a new, 12-inch display option for the GO Series, while the upgraded GO7 XSR features a restyled, glass-helm design, along with radar compatibility, not previously available on the GO7 XSE. The displays offer ...

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Icom UK CB2000

From Icom UK comes the CB2000 AIS transponder unit which transforms the ICOM IC-M506EURO and IC-M605EURO to VHF/DSC radios complete with Class B AIS transponders. This transponder radio solution will be ideal for all boaters who want the enhanced safety of an AIS transponder and the comfort and benefits it offers. The CB2000 is simple to install and program; once ...

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Ocean Safety’s new ISO approved safety ladder

Ocean Safety has developed its KIM ladder range to meet the new ISO 15085 approval. Designed for recovering a person who has fallen overboard, this ladder can be retro-fitted to yachts and is especially useful for shorthanded sailing, since it can be released by a person in the water from where it is fastened to a fitting point on the ...

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Zhik’s Black Friday sale extends to Christmas

Bargains to be had in Zhik’s Black Friday warehouse sale. Do not miss this fabulous chance to get your Christmas shopping in early for your loved ones. Pick up on a huge range of 2017 models, including Zhik’s super thin Superwarm® and Hybrid™ wetsuits, Hiking Pants and the amazing Superwarm® Winter Steamers. Plus, there is the highly flexible ‘Rio’ P2 ...

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Raymarine Expands Axiom and LightHouse 3 Offerings

FLIR Systems Inc. has announced the full line of Raymarine Axiom Pro Multifunction Displays is now shipping. Available in 9, 12 and 16-inch sizes, the Axiom Pro line expands Raymarine’s award winning Axiom range of high-performance MFD’s to offshore fisherman and performance-minded cruising boaters. Axiom Pro models are designed around Raymarine’s HybridTouch™ control user experience, featuring both a multi-touch touchscreen ...

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McMurdo’s world first AIS EPIRB a winner

McMurdo’s SmartFind G8 AIS, the world’s first AIS EPIRB, received a British Marine Electrical and Electronics Association (BMEEA) Product of the Year award at the trade association’s annual conference. The conference presents the opportunity for the marine electronics industry to recognise and discuss new innovations, achievements and the future of the industry. Among five major awards, McMurdo’s SmartFind G8 AIS ...

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Kill cords now available in RYA shop

The RYA has made it easier for all powerboaters to replace old kill cords by stocking big brands like Honda, Barrus, Tohatsu and Yamaha in one handy place. While many chandlers stock kill cords to suit different engines, they will not always be the manufacturer’s own brand. These are usually available only through the manufacturer’s own dealership and servicing network. ...

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Cyclone Collection

Henri Lloyd‘s Cyclone Collection offers the benefits of Soft Shell performance with the additional benefit of lightweight thermal insulation. Henri Lloyd’s two layer Soft Shell fabric comprises a durable face, bonded to a lightly brushed and high wicking fleece back that when combined creates a highly water/wind resistant and extremely breathable layer. The Henri Lloyd Cyclone Collection is available in a men’s ...

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Suzuki Marine makes it more affordable to get out on the water

Suzuki GB’s Marine Division has launched Suzuki Marine Finance to its customers in partnership with finance provider, Omni Capital Retail Finance (Omni Capital). As an industry first for an outboard manufacturer, the new initiative will make it easier for new and existing customers to get out on the water, with competitive finance options available on Suzuki Marine outboards from the ...

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