Gear: Raymarine Chartplotter
Building on the success of FLIR’s Raymarine Element HV Series with HyperVision sonar, the Element S line features a top-notch all-weather display, best-in-class speed and straightforward operation, all at a competitive price. The chartplotters are available with a 7, 9 or 12in ...read more
Gear: B&G Zeus3
B&G Zeus3 Want to navigate using the same hardware as the Volvo Ocean Race boats? B&G’s new Zeus3 chartplotter is just as useful for cruisers as for racers. Available in 7in, 9in, 12in and 16in versions, its touchscreen display is backed up by a rotary dial and keypad. The ...read more
How Much Power Do You Need For A Passage?
We are always told when outfitting our boats for cruising that we need to make sure our onboard electrical system can handle our projected daily power usage. But that raises an important question: what sort of day are we talking about? Is it a day spent at anchor, the day we ...read more