Tech Briefs

New LED lights brighter

Ft. Lauderdale-based OceanLED has introduced the newest edition of its Pro Series bronze lights, Pro Series HD Gen2, which are 7,000 to 10,000 fixture lumens, which the company says is…

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Stabilizer wins DAME

The vector fin stabilizer system from Sleipner Motor AS of Norway won the 2013 DAME Award at METS in mid-November. The 23rd annual Design Award METS competition also honored winners…

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New audio products launched

California-based marine audio products manufacturer Aquatic AV has launched two new products, the DM-5 series waterproof digital media locker and the 6.5-inch full-range coaxial waterproof speaker. The media locker is…

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Northern Lights has new genset

Washington-based Northern Lights featured at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show the M1306A32, its new series generator set configurations with kilowatt ratings from 355 to 400 at 60 Hz and…

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Jeppesen launches local charts

Colorado-based Jeppesen introduced new C-MAP MAX-N Local charts to North American boaters at the Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show. MAX-N Local cartography works with Lowrance Elite 7 and HDS Gen1,…

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Faria debuts GPS speedometer

Connecticut-based marine instruments manufacturer Faria introduced to the European market its new GPS speedometer at METS in November. It is a drop-in replacement and can be made to match an…

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New helm chair for smaller boats

Miami-based Taco Metals has expanded its line of helm chairs to include the Coastal designed for inshore boats 20-25 feet. It comes with or without armrests. For more information, visit…

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Spot Trace launches

Louisiana-based Spot, a subsidiary of Globalstar and manufacturer of satellite messaging and emergency notification technologies, has launched the new Spot Trace, an anti-theft asset tracking device. Spot Trace notifies vessel…

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Stabilizer wins DAME award at METS

The vector fin stabilizer system from Sleipner Motor AS of Norway won the 2013 DAME Award at  Marine Equipment Trade Show (METS) this morning (Nov. 19).   “Sleipner Motor has…

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New fire alarm panel handles more

The new Triton 8 Fire Alarm Panel from Sea-Fire is an addressable system enabling up to 256 detectors or manual call points. It offers a flexible configuration that can report…

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