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Furuno's New FM4850 Black Box VHF Packs Essential Tools, Including AIS, GPS & More, Into A Compact Unit

Have a Marine VHF Radiotelephone with built-in Class D DSC, GPS Receiver, AIS Receiver, Multi-Station Intercom, and 30W Loud Hailer with Listen Back capability at multiple locations, all with one simple installation.

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Kirby Corporation Selects Furuno Electronics For Next Generation Towboats

Featuring state-of-the-art Furuno Radar, GPS, AIS, depth sensors and more, the first of Kirby's three new Subchapter M towboats, the 88 foot MV Bailey, will soon enter service into their fleet of over 1,300 vessels.

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Furuno Introduces Fourth Generation BBWX4 SiriusXM Marine Weather Receiver for NavNet TZtouch and TZtouch2

Furuno and SiriusXM have teamed up to bring you live, up-to-date weather information and forecasting, offering peace of mind to boaters, and a crucial edge for fishermen, all over the US and southern Canada.

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Furuno Brings All-New Features To Market With The Introduction of FAR22X8BB Radar Series

The new FAR22X8BB Radar Series incorporates some of Furuno's latest features, such as a simplified user experience, Automatic Clutter Elimination, and Fast Target Tracking.

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A Full Suite Of Furuno Electronics Adorns The Bridge Of New Lindblad-National Geographic Cruise Ships

Lindblad and National Geographic have welcomed two new cruise ships to their fleet with complete Furuno integrated bridge systems. National Geographic "Quest", delivered in 2017, and "Venture", whose inaugural voyage came in December 2018, promise their guests the expedition of a lifetime.

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Furuno USA Assists The Avian Conservation Center In Refurbishing Vital Equipment

Furuno was able to assist the Center by supplying components for their 50kW FR2155 Radar, a model that has not been sold for nearly 15 years.

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Furuno 14x6 Series Radar Offers Simplified Operation With Legendary Furuno Performance

Designed to meet the needs of workboats and commercial fishing vessels, the 12kW FAR1416 and 25kW FAR1426 Radars incorporate new features and simplified operation in a versatile and space-saving package.

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WASSP Generation 3 Multibeam Technology Ushers In The Future Of Seafloor Mapping

Furuno and Electronic Navigation Ltd. (ENL) are proud to introduce the WASSP (Wide Angle Sonar Seafloor Profiler) Generation 3 multibeam CHIRP Sonar, a groundbreaking new system that allows you to simultaneously view and record bathymetry and seafloor hardness, find fish targets, and utilize true multibeam sonar technology to discover wrecks and structures, faster than ever before.

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New Furuno GP3700 Series Chart Plotter And Combo Units Designed To Meet The Specific Needs Of Today's Commercial Skipper

The new GP3700 GPS/WAAS Chart Plotter and GP3700F GPS/WAAS Chart Plotter/Fish Finder combination unit combine the most useful features a commercial skipper needs and brings them to life on a 12.1" Color IPS display.

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New Furuno CH500/CH600 Searchlight Sonars Deliver Ultrafast Scanning Speed And Unprecedented Target Detection

New features of these Searchlight Sonars include Quick Gain Control, built-in stabilizer, and incredibly fast scanning speed. If your living depends on finding fish or you're serious about sportfishing, you owe it to yourself to take a look at the CH500 and CH600.

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