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Furuno’s New MFD Wins Leading Edge Technology Award in 2021 Best Elex Showcase

Furuno's new 9" TZtouch3 MFD, the TZT9F has been selected by Bonnier Media as their 2021 Best Elex Award winner for Leading Edge Technology. The inaugural Best Elex Awards honors standout marine electronics that have been reviewed and approved by the editorial staff of Boating, Yachting, Cruising World, and Salt Water Sportsman magazines.

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Furuno Provides Impressive Electronics Suite To Further National Park Service Mission

The M/V Serac, a 45-foot semi-displacement catamaran built for the National Park Service, has been equipped with an impressive suite of Furuno marine electronics. Designed for use in Alaska’s Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, the mission of M/V Serac is primarily as a pilot boat/escort for the many cruise ships navigating Glacier Bay.

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Furuno DS85 Doppler Speed Log Delivers Exceptional Performance In The Most Challenging Conditions

The Furuno DS85 Doppler Speed Log is a new generation Doppler Speed Log that penetrates through turbulent water to provide incredibly accurate speed measurement. Speed and Distance Measuring Equipment (SDME) is required for SOLAS vessels of 150GT or more, and the DS85 delivers the pinnacle of stability for these ships, capitalizing on Furuno's decades of expertise to produce reliable speed measurement even in the most challenging of conditions.

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Furuno Electronics Provides Fish-Slaying Power To The New SeaVee 450Z Center Console

Furuno and Seavee have partnered to bring you the very best fishing experience possible. SeaVee's recently unveiled model 450Z is available fully equipped with a comprehensive suite of Furuno marine electronics to take your fishing game to the next level.

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Furuno's NavNet TZtouch3 Family Expands With Introduction Of New 9-Inch MFD

The TZT9F is a new, smaller MFD that packs the power of NavNet TZtouch3 into a 9” IPS display. Suitable for smaller helms, flybridges, and second stations, the Hybrid Control TZT9F is a multi touch display with an integrated control panel that features Furuno’s intuitive RotoKey™ and dedicated physical buttons to complement NavNet TZtouch3's multi touch controls.

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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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