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Furuno USA Mourns the Passing of Jeff Shield - Commercial Sales Representative

Furuno USA is mourning the passing of Commercial Sales Representative Jeff Shield. Jeff passed away on October 20th, following complications from a recent medical procedure.

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Furuno Dominates 2020 NMEA Product Of Excellence Awards

Furuno wrapped up an unprecedented week of learning and dealer engagement during the 2020 NMEA Virtual Education Week by bringing home five NMEA Product of Excellence Awards, elevating their total to an impressive 235 NMEA Awards.

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Sonar School from In The Bite

In this article from In The Bite Magazine, Capt. Steve Katz talks walks us through modern Sonar systems, discussing everything from how they work to how to make them work for you.

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First Of Six New US Navy Tugboats Features Integrated Furuno Marine Electronics

The first of six new YT-808 tugs, outfitted with a sophisticated package of Furuno Marine Electronics, has been successfully launched by Dakota Creek Industries (DCI), demonstrating Furuno's commitment to providing the very best tools for the US Navy.

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Full-Screen Graphical Swing Meter Delivers New Functionality to SC70/SC130 Satellite Compass Displays

With a full-screen graphical ROT indicator, navigators will instantly grasp the current situation and will be able to make immediate corrections to the vessel’s heading.

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NavNet Command Center Expands Support For Third Party Marine Equipment On TZtouch3 MFDs

Victron Energy joins others such as Quick Bow Thrusters, and Lumishore and Shadow-Caster LED Lighting, all of which be accessed and controlled from custom pages on the MFD in full-screen or split-screen presentations.

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Give Your TZtouch2 MFD a Free Upgrade & UI Refresh with v7.01 Software

Boaters using the NavNet TZtouch2 series of MFDs will be thrilled to learn that Furuno has released a software update that improves the User Interface in ways that will make navigating simpler while adding even more functionality. Version 7.01 software for NavNet TZtouch2 delivers new features that users have been asking for, and more.

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The Fisherman Magazine Product Spotlight on NavNet TZtouch3

Capt. John Ragusso had a chance to sit down with the Furuno USA engineering team for an intense instructional course on NavNet TZtouch3, and penned this article for The Fisherman Magazine about his experience.

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Pasha's Jean Anne PCTC Receives All-New Suite Of Quality Furuno Electronics

Pasha Hawaii's Jean Anne pure car/truck carrier has received an extraordinary electronics upgrade, including dual X-Band FAR2228 and a powerful S-Band FAR2238S Radar, two 23" FMD3300 ECDIS stations with FAP3000 Track Control Systems, and a 24" widescreen FMD3100 ECDIS, creating a modern and sophisticated integrated shipboard network.

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Furuno Connections Season 2 Delivers A Head-To-Head Product Shootout Among The Industry's Four Major Players!

"Furuno Connections" is back, and Furuno is bringing something very special for Season 2. They've outfitted four boats with complete electronics packages, one from each of their major competitors and one with NavNet TZtouch3, and they are taking you out on the water to put all of these systems through their paces in a head-to-head product shootout!

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