Product Launches

Lowrance Ghost

Garmin, Lowrance enter electric motor market

Marine electronics manufacturers Garmin and Lowrance have entered the electric trolling motor market, with both companies unveiling new premium positioning motors at the International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST) fishing tackle trade show held this week in Orlando, Florida.

Humphree to introduce range of larger fin stabilisers

New, easy-to-install fins can also be programmed to operate in conjunction with the Humphree interceptors

Solar Max panels from Xantrex

Xantrex launches new solar panel range

Canada-based Xantrex, part of the Mission Critical Electronics (MCE) group in the US, has developed a new range of rigid and flexible solar panels for the marine market. They are available in simple kit form containing charge controller, leads, and all necessary mounting requirements.


Mercury Racing 450R V-8 opens bigger boats to outboard power

Mercury Racing’s new 450R comes to market with the best power-to-weight and torque-to-weight ratios of any outboard engine of 400hp or more, making it a candidate for larger, heavier boats, opening additional markets to the performance division of Mercury Marine, and hastening the transition in the US from sterndrive to ...

Evinrude’s new G2 product targets a wide range of aluminum fishing boats, pontoon boats, RIBS and fibreglass runabouts

Evinrude expands E-TEC G2 outboard range

New three-cylinder 115 H.O., 140hp and 150hp models extend G2 range into ’core of the market’


WhisperPower introduces latest LiFePO4 battery

Dutch power and propulsion specialist WhisperPower has introduced its latest Lithium Iron Phosphate (LiFePO4) battery, the Ion Power Basic. Designed as a suitable alternative to the conventional lead-acid battery, it has a lifespan that is up to three times longer.

Fastmount's SL-F15A rapid-fit female

Fastmount develops fastening solution for aluminium framework

New Zealand-based Fastmount has developed a heavy-duty hidden panel mounting solution for installing large interior panels onto aluminium or steel extrusion framework.


Fusion launches new Apollo RA670 in Palma

Kiwi marine audio specialists unveil latest addition to the award-winning Apollo Series marine entertainment system range at Palma boat show


Gobius claims breakthrough in tank monitoring with its new Gobius Pro app

Via your smartphone, the new Gobius Pro allows you to directly oversee the filling status of, for example, fuel, fresh water, oil or waste in your tanks.

GIGA Double

Wind turbine for marine use

Designed to keep boat batteries charged, the GIGA wind turbine starts generating power from 2m/s of wind and is capable of producing up to 30w for a single unit and 60w for a double unit

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