Garmin and Navico resolve patent disputes
OLATHE, Kan. & EGERSUND, Norway -- (BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ:GRMN) and Navico, parent company to the Lowrance®, Simrad® and B&G® brands, today announced that they have ended a three-year-long dispute relating to sonar and auto guidance patents. The agreement includes a broad cross licensing of patents and other intellectual property, which will allow...
How Raymarine RealVision 3D™ & CHIRP SideVision™ Reveals Key Structure Raymarine’s Jim McGowan demonstrates how leading-edge sonar technologies find structure and fish WILSONVILLE, OR (December 5, 2017): Since its launch at the Miami International Boat Show in February 2017, Raymarine’s game-changing Axiom units with RealVision 3D technology have been shaking up the marine electronics industry. The introduction of Axiom Pro at ICAST 2017 did much to further the excitement,...

SiriusXM Marine Weather

Delivering up-to-the-minute forecasts, radar, alerts and more. Boaters in the USA can subscribe to SiriusXM Satellite Weather and enjoy detailed weather forecasts, NOWRad weather radar, and much more, all delivered instantly to your Multi Function Dispaly (MFD). Weather data can be displays in its own dedicated app alongside your navigation date, or you can choose to overlay NOWRad Doppler weather...
WILSONVILLE, Ore. (November 13, 2017) - Raymarine is pleased to announce that the full line of Axiom Pro Multifunction Displays is now shipping.  Available in 9-, 12-, and 16-inch sizes, the Axiom Pro line expands Raymarine’s award-winning Axiom range of high-performance MFDs available to offshore anglers and performance-minded cruising boaters. Axiom Pro models are designed around Raymarine’s proven HybridTouch™ control user experience, featuring...
Credit: Wired 2 Fish - Today's four-stroke outboards are packed with car-like performance and benefits and demand a serious look if you're in the market for a new boat/engine or repowering an existing boat. Elite Series pro Justin Lucas shares his reasons why he prefers a four-stroke over a two-stroke outboard, and specifically the Yamaha V MAX SHO. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5h9mTwLv5ck
Raymarine Axiom With built-in RealVision 3D
WILSONVILLE, OR (September 21, 2017) - One of the best ways to get the most out of any marine electronics is to update software when it becomes available. Make this a habit and you’re sure to stay on the cutting edge—all without any additional investment. For boaters and anglers using Raymarine Axiom units, the new LightHouse 3.2 operating software update...

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Fishing for Muscular Dystrophy Unveils New Ride For 2019

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