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Still cold out

Good Morning, Well it is the time of year that cabin fever set in in the North.  The snow is still everywhere and if you are not a skier, snowmobile rider, or other outdoor enthusiast you are just hoping to see warm weather and sunshine.  Now is the time to start training for spring because […]


Boat Safety

Hi All, I saw that Rob Konrad was in the news this morning again.  some people are questioning whether he did swim 9 miles to the shore on his own, without a life vest.  I thought that people were smarter than to go fishing alone without the proper safety devices on.  Safety first should be […]


Monday Morning

HI All, i hope you had a great weekend and those of you suffering through a really tough winter got a break from snow and cold.  My wife and I got to Charleston this weekend to look and buy her a new car, my pockets are empty today so i hope someone is buying lunch […]


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TGIF

Good Morning Everyone, Hope you all are warm and safe.  Definitely too cold for Coastal Carolina, 17′ on my way to work.  I did have a chance to speak with Scott, Brian, and Jamie about the new products they say in Miami, and everyone to a man said the Furuno’s new TZtouch2 with the internal […]


Chilly Morning Here

Hello Everyone, A cold morning for the south today 32′ on my way to work but not -11′ like where i left.  I did hear that the cold and winter weather is going to continue for a while in the northeast.  I am sure that this is not what they wanted to hear.  Sales Floor […]


Monday Again

Well the Miami Boat Show ends this evening so anyone who hasn’t placed your order for electronics please contact the “boys in the booth” # 1618 in the electronics room.  Check out our Facebook page Scott posted a picture of Brian, Jamie and himself with some very pretty Miami Dolphin Cheerleaders.  I know it was […]


Furuno TZT 2

Furuno Announcement

Furuno just announced that they are adding to the TZTouch line of plotters a new 12.1″ and 15.6″ MFD.  These are named the Navnet TZTouch2 they mark a new era in Furuno plotters, they not only utilize the ease of the original TZTouch but they are combination MFD’s.  They in clude an internal 56 channel […]


Raymarine Releases

Well it didn’t take long for Raymarine to announce their new releases for 2015.  Firt to be announced was a new sounder module a model CP series.  The CP stands for Clear Pulse technology which deliver exceptional clarity, and sharper fish targets.  The CP370 is a 1Kw black box sounder module operating at 200Khz for […]


Garmin at Miami

Garmin just announced some new products at the Boat Show.  The most revolutionary being “Panoptix All-Seeing Sonar” which is sure to revolutionize sonar technology that allows the mariner to see all around their boat in realtime, forwards, backwards, sideways and down even while stationary. Panoptix is a multi-beam transducer is now ideal for near-shore and […]


First Release

Well the first release of new products at the show has come from Fusion Electronics.  They have introduced their new MS-UD650 and UD750 entertainment.  They both have a new “Uni-Dock” system that protects and charges both compatible Apple iOS systems and MTP Android/Windows devices this is really good news for the boater with Samsung or Windows […]