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When does the Christmas Season start today?

I guess I am getting too old, but I remember the official Christmas season starting on the Friday after Thanksgiving and not the day after Halloween.  I hope it doesn’t move to Labor Day in the years to come.  I did see some very positive signs this year though with some stores not opening late […]

Ending the week in the wet

It has been raining since early morning on Coastal Carolina, and it doesn’t look like it is going to stop any time soon.  That is OK though the arc I built for the rains earlier just needs cleaning and the charts updated.  Seriously though i do hope that everyone has a great weekend as the […]

New ideas, places and products from Garmin

I am finally back to feeling better after having a viral infection.  Ah! the benefits of modern medicine.  Garmin in one of their recent blogs announced at one time a new Panoptix trolling motor mount LiveVu Forward transducer the PS21.  The opening of their second retail store in Miami .  A new Widget from their Garmin […]

Some reading from the Trade pubs

I hope everyone is back to work, who should be, and had a great weekend.  I was reading in one of the Trade publications i look at from time to time online and saw a couple of articles on a company and their products that we are very proud to be an authorized dealer for, […]

Fort Lauderdale Boat Show running this weekend

With the opening of the Ft. Lauderdale Boat Show Garmin is announcing a new echoMap CHIRP combination series plotter/fishfinder which can be purchased with either inshore charts or off shore ones as well.  This new series of units provides the angler with the very best in fishfinding technology CHIRP, CHIRP DownVu and CHIRP SideVu, they […]

How happy are they at Garmin today.

The new world champions of baseball are the Kansas City Royals and the people at Garmin’s must be excited to bring back the trophy to Kansas City.  They even had a great game played by their Kansas City Chiefs yesterday which makes November 1st 2015 a great day to be a Sports Fan in Kansas. […]

Nothing better

If you haven’t noticed yet please take a look at the Garmin echoMap combination units we have them on sale and Garmin has a $100.00 rebate on them in the 5″ units and larger, now there really isn’t anything better that a sale item with a rebate as well.  I was watching television last evening […]

I am at a loss of what to say

Well almost at a loss.  I saw in one of the Garmin blogs for the last two days that they are making a connected scale available for sale.  From the company that put GPS in just about every household comes a scale that can be connected through WiFi to Garmin Connect and then to virtually […]

Rebates and Sales

Back from the weekend and a large percentage of the marine manufacturers we represent are offering either rebates or sales on some of their popular items.  Furuno is offering sales on what looks like the complete line with rebates of up to $500.00 on their TZ Touch plotters and TZ Touch2 combination units so it […]