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March 19, 2015 NSI Ultimate marine keyboard.The ultimate marine keyboard for the most demanding jobs. NSI proudly announces their 103 key backlit keyboard with integrated ergonomical trackball and scroll wheel. Easy typing, scrolling & rolling throughout your applications, even in the harshest of marine environments. This keyboard is available with or without IEC 60945 marine certification as required for use with ECDIS & Radar systems. ultimate-marine-keyboard.pdf
March 10, 2015 Yanmar Europe / Yanmar Marine International The record-breaking achievement of Banque Populaire VII, winner of the 2014 Route du Rhum transatlantic single-handed yacht race is a tribute to the combined efforts of her designers (Van Peteghem Lauriot-Prevost) builders (Multiplast) and, not least, the skill of her skipper Loïck Peyron in setting the performance of this exceptional ocean-racing .... yanmarpress-banque-populaire-vii.pdf 27KB
March 2, 2015 Taco Marine Rub rail mounted LED navigation lightsTaco Marine’s Rub Rail Mounted LED Navigation Lights are 3-watt port and starboard LED lights that can be seen up to two miles away. These low voltage LED lights preserve battery life by drawing less than .25 amps. They are made of a heavy-gage stainless steel joiner cover designed to fit popular Taco Marine rigid vinyl rub rail profiles.  
January 28, 2015 YANMAR America Yanmar America engineYANMAR America, a leader in the sailboat engine market, is pleased to announce the introduction of five new Tier 3 compliant engines designed for pleasure boats. These new engines are the first of their kind to offer direct injection common rail technology, which will lead to increased performance for boaters in the North and South American markets and worldwide. yanmar-rail-sailboat-engines.pdf 90KB
January 15, 2015 Offshore Systems Ltd pressure sensor 3 tOffshore Systems, NMEA2000® based solutions manufacturers, has added some new Pressure Sensors to its range of Integrated Alarm, Display and Control Systems. The sensors measure atmospheric pressure for use with hydraulic mechanisms in water makers, hydraulic pressure for stabilisers, steering systems, engine measurement and lubricating oil pressure and pressure drop sensing across a fuel filter, to indicate fuel flow rate. osukl-031-pressure-sensors.pdf 55KB
December 31, 2014 LADD Distribution LADD Connector SelectorLADD Distribution is happy to announce the release of the latest edition of the LADD Connector Selector for TE Connectivity’s DEUTSCH, AMPSEAL, and AMPSEAL 16 connectors. First released in 2003, the LADD Connector Selector has become a well-known comprehensive reference guide to industrial environmentally sealed electrical connectors and accessories. ladd-connector-selector.pdf 186KB
December 19, 2014 YANMAR America YanmarYANMAR introduces its first EPA compliant marine engine for commercial use. The 6AYAM-ET is a fully mechanical, in-line six-cylinder engine rated at 755 mHP and 1900 RPM. With easy servicing and reliable performance, this engine is perfect for river push boats, tugboats, trawlers and other commercial applications. yanmar-america.pdf 71KB
December 9, 2014 Taco Marine Award Taco Marine’s shock-mitigation pedestal received a 2014 Innovation award at the Fisheries Supply Annual Innovation Award Show at the Pacific Marine Expo as a product that differentiated itself from the competition, provide value and filled a need in the boating industry. The pedestal absorbs shock and vibrations to prevent pounding on the back and legs caused by rough seas.  
November 21, 2014 LADD Distribution deutsch-hdp20-backshell-option-t copy LADD Distribution announces the release of TE Connectivity’s new DEUTSCH HDP20 Series wide threaded adaptor (L024 modification) and backshells. HDP20 Series connectors fitted with the L024 modification work with TE’s new and wider DEUTSCH screw on rugged thermoplastic backshells. deutsch-hdp20-backshell-option.pdf 185KB
October 30, 2014 Heraeus UK Wooden panels using Heraeus UK Infrared Heat Fast drying of Colour-Stain on Wooden panels using Heraeus UK Infrared Heat. UK Boatbuilders Yes saunders.pdf 61KB
October 30, 2014 Saertex USA, LLC SAERTEX® purchases non-crimp multiaxial reinforcement machinery from FGI. stx-20141030.pdf 200KB
October 8, 2014 Navinn Released this summer, Rhinopiping is a low priced and user friendly 3D pipe systems modeling tool. Developed as a plugin for Rhino3D, it is based on a customizable catalog of piping components, and features an advanced additional attributes tool. More informations and videos at: rhinopiping.pdf 162KB
September 23, 2014 Aluminum Duesseldorf Aluminium 2014 ALUMINIUM 2014 is the world's largest industry event for the aluminum industry, aluminum producers, processors, suppliers of technologies and equipment for the production, processing and refinement meet. The exhibit will cover production of the material through processing to finished product. The fair is expected to combine over 950 exhibitors with 20,000 attendees. For registration email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. aluminum-show.pdf 159KB
September 9, 2014 Hornet Marine The Hornet 20 Hornet Marine to unveil newest model and business strategy at IBEX. The Hornet 20 will be unveiled September 30th during IBEX at the Tampa convention center. hornet-ibex-pr.pdf 52KB
September 9, 2014 Teekay Couplings New plastic pipe coupling for marine applications, which was launched at SMM in Hamburg last week. Makes it much easier/quicker/cheaper to use plastic as an alternative to heavier, more expensive and corrosive materials in boats/ships/rigs, etc... teekay-plastlock.pdf 92KB
August 25, 2014 Barbour Plastics Barbour Plastics Stainless Steel Sphaera RubrailBarbour Plastics is pleased to introduce the PVC Radial and Stainless Steel Sphaera Rubrails lines. barbour-plasticradial-sphaera-rubrails.pdf 67KB
August 15, 2014 LADD Distribution new-ladd-distribution-catalog-tLADD Distribution, supplier of TE Connectivity’s heavy-duty DEUTSCH, AMPSEAL, and AMPSEAL 16 electrical connectors and accessories, announces the release of a new catalog. Available in print and in a downloadable PDF format, the new catalog features over 160 pages of series overviews, helpful how-to instructions, and detailed technical specifications. new-ladd-distribution-catalog.pdf  184KB