Electronics

Furuno RD-33 & GP-33, looking very good
Thanks to Panbo readers "arisatx" and "Recovering Racer", commenting on one of the FI-50 instrument entries, we've learned that Furuno is introducing ...
Green Marine, a new monitor manufacturer
Green Marine is a new company, but the principals already knew a lot about high bright LCD panels like the ones you see ...
Racer’s Edge Laser Wind Sensor
by Dan Corcoran Are you able to estimate wind direction and speed from small waves in the water, the movement of clouds, or visual cues from other ...
Mister Fish loudhailer speaker, & the Garmin GHS 10
While I may have driven the dogs in my neighborhood slightly nuts, I did satisfy myself that this new loudhailer horn speaker works quite well.  ...
Boating Suite App Available for iPhone
Here’s where Apple gets insidious. You buy an iPhone or iPod Touch and think the score is settled. But the practically-free $.99 songs add up when the purchases total in the thousands. Worse are the revolutionary apps that change your ...
ORCAdsc MOB alarm, the real deal?
I believe you're looking at the first DSC-based MOB alarm available in the U.S.  It's BriarTek's ORCAdsc, and it sells for $275 per alarm (a reasonable ...
Rob Eddy, model maker extraordinaire
I'm sure that Furuno folk are going to grin over these photos; I bet you all will.  But you must click them to full size, and ...
Blackberry Weather App for Coastal Cruisers
Mobile Mariner LLC has announced the official launch of the Mobile Mariner™ for the Blackberry® smartphone, which will provide NOAA marine weather forecasts, tide information and life weather conditions for the coastal United States, including the Great Lakes. More upcoming ...
My bad: Is EDC fuel flow accurate?
Back in 2008 when I delved fairly deep into NMEA 2000 fuel management (1-Garmin, 2-FloScan, 3-Raymarine, 4-Maretron, 5-SmartCraft, and 6-Lowrance), ...
KVH Offers Rebates on Smaller SAT TV Antennae
KVH Industries said today that it will offer rebates up to $200 through the end of April on its TracVision M1 and M3 satellite TV systems.  The M1 and M3 systems are typically used on smaller boats, although the M3DX ...