Choosing a GPS chartplotter that is right for your and your vessel depends largely on how you intend to use this particular navigation tool, how much you intend to spend, where you will place the unit, and finally what other gear you plan to interface with the chartplotter. It … [Read more...]
GPS + Electronic Navigational Chart provide a boater the necessary information to know where you are, where you've been, and where you are going. So many options with a few GPS Chartplotters rising above the rest.
My Lowrance LCX-104C has survived about six years on a 23-foot center console Dorado with only one repair. I have over the years found many good attributes to the LCX-104C. Although it did die on me once about two years ago, going totally blank and losing all of my stored data … [Read more...]
Editor's Note - This post is provided by Capt Pancho of Nassau, Bahamas The Garmin 640 is a semi-portable GPS unit with a 5.2" touch screen pre-loaded with both US street maps and US coastal charts. The unit comes with 2 mounting configurations, car and marine, and … [Read more...]