Kit News

FLIR Introduces Raymarine Element S Navigation Displays

FLIR Systems has announced Raymarine Element™ S, a new series of navigation displays for cruisers and sailors. Building on the success of FLIR’s Raymarine Element HV Series with HyperVision™ sonar, the Element S models feature a superior all-weather display, best-in-class speed, and straightforward operation, while delivering confidence-inspiring GPS navigation to captains who don’t want or need the capability or extra ...

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UK debut for new Suzuki Multi-Function Display at Seawork 2019

Suzuki GB is returning to Seawork (stand Q6, 11 – 13 June) with an exciting array of commercial outboard motors and boat packages on display, which includes the UK debut of an innovative new accessory – its new Multi-Function Display screens, which can be set up to show a split-screen combination of engine and environmental information. Suzuki’s aim with this ...

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INFLATABLE SUP

One of the fastest growing watersports is stand up paddleboarding, and from Typhoon International comes the Typhoon Inflatable SUP, which is available in both a 9’2” and 10’2” size option. Not only is an inflatable board lighter to carry than a traditional rigid board but Typhoon’s backpack carry case makes it easy to move as well as providing more options ...

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Muddy Puddles

What can be more fun for little ones than splashing around in puddles, getting as soaked as can be? Or a day spent afloat – whatever the weather. With Muddy Puddles’ Originals Trousers, which are 100 per cent waterproof, windproof and durable, little ones can enjoy the great outdoors in all weathers. £18 (Black, Forest Green, Midnight Blue, Red, Royal Blue) www.muddypuddles.com

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Junction box kits

Water and dust proof to IP67 ensures these junction boxes from ASAP Supplies are suitable for the marine environment. They come with up to 10 flexible ports with double-membrane seals and up to 12 connector blocks. £14.21 – £24.32 www.asap-supplies.com

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Simrad® Cruise

From Simrad Yachting comes the Simrad® Cruise, a chartplotter designed for straightforward navigation featuring a simple, easy-to-use interface, sunlight–viewable display, mounting bracket and sonar transducer.    Taking ease of use to a new level, Simrad Cruise combines essential GPS features with basic depth-finding capability to deliver safe and reliable navigation at an affordable price. Free from complicated fishing-specific sonar and networking ...

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CA boosts collection of European Inland Waterways Cruising Guides

A series of 10 new, full colour guides to moorings on the French inland waterways has been launched by the European Inland Waterways Section of the Cruising Association and is now available to purchase. The guides have been produced by Gordon Knight and currently cover the Canal du Centre; Canal du Loing and Canal de Briare; Canal entre Champagne et Bourgogne; ...

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Hawaiian Shirt

Dad will look cool with this Mayo Hawaiian shirt from Weird Fish, which is ideal for the summer sun. This short sleeve shirt features a white leaf motif and is bound to catch the eye around the marina this summer. Made from 100 per cent cotton it has been finished with an enzyme wash to give an authentic worn-in look. ...

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MIDLAYER JACKET

Staying warm and dry during sailing regattas can mean the difference between winning and losing. The all-purpose marine-designed HP Racing Midlayer from Helly Hansen is designed to deliver the ideal amount of warmth with new, proprietary LIFALOFT™ insulation that is thinner and can be lighter and warmer than typical alternatives. The exterior is made from waterproof, windproof and breathable Helly ...

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Dry Pouch

Red Original’s Dry Pouch has been designed to keep wallets, phones and keys completely protected – we are told you can throw it against a wall and all will remain safe and sound inside. It is waterproof (plus it floats) with a YKK zip that will never rust, corrode or let water in and can be attached through a belt ...

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