Raymarine EV-150 Hydraulic Autopilot System

Hydraulic Autopilot System

Marine Electronics / May 17, 2021 / tags: Raymarine,

Do you find yourself wishing you could find a complete, ready to install autopilot system for your boat? The Raymarine EV-150 Hydraulic Autopilot System has you covered. This plug-and-play autopilot-in-a-box is ready to float all your fishing and cruising adventures. This award-winning autopilot system is designed for small to medium-sized powerboats with hydraulic steering and […]

Garmin Software Updates Part 2: Using ActiveCaptain to Update

GPSMAP 7616xsv software update

Marine Electronics / November 27, 2020 / tags:

Garmin ActiveCaptain is the ultimate way to stay connected while boating. With ActiveCaptain, you can manage your marine experience from nearly anywhere, accessing information on your Garmin chartplotter or fishfinder to plan a trip or connect with the Garmin boating community via your compatible mobile device. However, to ensure access to the latest information and […]

Using Drift Socks and Sea Anchors to Control Drift

boat sock

Marine Electronics / February 10, 2016 / tags:

A drift sock comes into play on inshore waters as well as offshore. (An autopilot also makes a nice addition for fishing…just sayin’) When wind or current push your boat through the strike zone too quickly to effectively present baits, it’s time to take action. Depending on the situation, deploying a sea anchor or using the […]

Things To Know About Marine Fouling

marine fouling

Marine Electronics / January 6, 2016 / tags:

We would love to tell you that this image is part of the Pirates of the Caribbean set, but it’s not. It’s the hull of a boat covered in marine fouling. This can be prevented with antifouling systems and coatings. Marine fouling creates a lot of issues for anything in the water. With regards to […]

What is Ultrasonic Anti-Fouling?

Ultrasonic Antifouling System

Marine Electronics / December 7, 2015 / tags:

Having your hull cleaned and painted sucks! You can’t avoid anti-fouling, it’s just part of owning a B.O.A.T (Bring Out Another Thousand) But there is a way that you can have this done less often with excellent results.