Overview of Raymarine Boating Electronics
Raymarine marine electronics is a long established and trusted company which offers an impressive suite of products for the recreational boating, sailing or light fishing enthusiast. Consistently winning awards and commendations for design and innovation over the last 40 years, Raymarine stands as an industry leader.
Raymarine is a smart choice for boaters as they boast an impressive range of integrated products. Whether you seek a navigation device, autopilot, marine radar, fishfinder, satellite TV, VHF communication, thermal & visible cameras or instrument displays, Raymarine has you covered.
At the center of the Raymarine range is the Axiom multifunction navigation system. Designed to keep captains in control at the helm, it is fitted with a super-fast quad-core processor and runs the Lighthouse OS. Navigation needs are effortlessly handled from your choice of Axiom touchscreen display, and regular tasks can be easily automated. The full range of Raymarine products are supported, so the system’s capabilities can grow to accommodate individual requirements. Lighthouse, the chart plotter operating system, is regularly updated and new features are always being added.
Utilizing the QuantumTM CHIRP technology Raymarine marine radar is a radar in a class of its own. Lightweight and energy efficient these are top quality devices which deliver superior radar imaging and top navigation performance for day or night. Raymarine offers a range of marine radars for long and short ranges to suit many vessel sizes. Clear color-coded images allow easy identification of inbound and outbound moving contacts, collision aversion, and excellent navigation support through a crowded harbor, in poor weather conditions or at night.
Fish Finding / GPS Devices
Dragonfly is Raymarine’s range of combined fish finding/GPS devices. The latest model is the Dragonfly Pro 7. Catch more fish as it interprets better than ever the return signals from the wide spectrum CHIRP sonar and enjoy even clearer and more detailed bottom-tracking and images on its 7″ LCD display. Image updates are fast and smooth.
Raymarine also produces smaller and very affordable Dragonfly models, perfect for those starting out. All models boast GPS mapping with U.S. Navionics charting, and the ability to stream for later review to a tablet or smartphone using Wi-Fi and the Wi-Fish app.
Raymarine products are available in a wide range of sizes, so there is going to be a suitable model available whatever the size of your watercraft. Both the hardware and the software are top quality across the entire suite of products. As a matter of practicality, wireless connection is also available on many of the devices, so high-quality data is accessible without the clutter of additional wiring.
You can be confident that when you start with even a single Raymarine product, it is very easy to later add on capabilities as your marine electronics requirements grow. This makes Raymarine an excellent brand to kit out your boat.