There aren’t many marine electronic installers that are in the KVH certified support network, and not all “satellite TV technicians” might understand proper KVH TracVision installation procedures and troubleshooting strategies for a range of KVH TracVision. Our background at J-TEK Marine is in avionics and meeting strict FAA regulations, something the majority of marine electricians have […]
If you haven’t jumped on the Garmin bandwagon yet, the time is now. Garmin is changing the game once again with yet another invaluable tool to help you spend less time searching and more time catching – Quickdraw Contours.
There are certain indispensable items that every angler should always bring along, even when fishing on someone else’s boat. You can’t count on your buddies, or charter boat crews for that matter, to always have everything. So here’s a list of essentials that help make the most of your day on the water and easily […]
What if Austin Stephanos and Perry Cohen had been equipped with an EPIRB or PLBs ? Would that have made a difference in the search and rescue? The odds are likely, that it would have. Neglecting boating safety is no joke and can be tragic.
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 […]
Fishing for the monstrous European wels catfish comes with a warning from my guide: