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Simrad NX45 Review

The Simrad NX45 is a large screen next-generation multifunction display with an onboard dual frequency fishfinder. This MFD can also interface with a variety of other devices and sensors. The first thing I noticed about the NX45 when I unpacked it was how light it was—by itself the display unit

Northstar 6000i Review

We installed a Northstar 6000i networked system, now a Navico brand, for long-term testing aboard our 25′ Contender. The Northstar GPS system included a 10.4-inch and 8.4-inch display, a Northstar black box sounder, and radar. Most but not all connections in the Northstar network are easily made with supplied cables.

Furuno Software Update

The just released Furuno software update for the NavNet3D system adds several new features, improves a few others, and fixes one known issue. Software version 2.05 contains files to update the 12-inch and 8-inch MFDs, black box MFD, radar, and both black box sounders, DFF1 and DFF3. Any of these