Marine Electronics for Offshore Sport-Fishing Boats | Marlin Magazine

Marine Electronics

See the latest in marine electronics for your sport-fishing boat.

Sonar

  • Use your electronics to their full potential offshore.

    Here's how several top captains set up and utilize their sonar and electronics while on the hunt for marlin and sailfish.
  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.
  • sonar, billfish, Garmin, Panoptix, marlin

    The different types of side-scanning sonar and how to apply each to your saltwater fishing boat

    Could side-scanning sonar like Garmin's Panoptix help monitor a spread of lures or natural baits behind a battlewagon to give a heads-up on approaching billfish?

Navigation

  • The best bet is more — and larger — display screens at the helm

    Why are more offshore sport-fishing boats going bigger on their electronic displays? Because it’s better. Here’s why.
  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.
  • Don't ignore glitches when out on the water

    Troubleshoot any issues with your marine electronics before they become bigger problems at inconvenient times.
  • The new 64-footer from Jarrett Bay has a massive electronics network

    The list of electronics on the new 64-footer from Jarrett Bay is the who's who of elite products. See it for yourself.

Radar

  • boats at the dock

    Recent technological improvements make it easier to gain an edge with your radar

    Learn how new digital radar sensors, connecting with your multifunction display, makes it easier to track bird action and other boats in search of the hot bite.
  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.
  • When you radio your catch, are you giving up secrets?

    If you’re on a dead spot, and somebody keeps popping up on your VHF with another release, wouldn’t you like to get in on their hot bite?

Communication Tools

Cameras

  • night-time fishing

    Infrared imaging equipment has surpassed night vision technology in popularity among boaters for safe navigation in the dark.

    Don’t run blind through the darkness. New technology gives you the same navigation picture in the pitch-black night as it would during the middle of the day.
  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.
  • Why you need at least one on board

    Most anglers already have a camera on board, but the POV style is changing the game. Here's why you need to bring one along when you fish.

Audio and Video

  • night-time fishing

    Infrared imaging equipment has surpassed night vision technology in popularity among boaters for safe navigation in the dark.

    Don’t run blind through the darkness. New technology gives you the same navigation picture in the pitch-black night as it would during the middle of the day.
  • Aqualuma Luma-VU camera

    See what this new high-definition camera offers anglers

    See what this new high-definition camera offers anglers.
  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.

Safety Electronics

  • Radar, sonar, chartplotters, audio/visual, lighting and more for your sport-fishing boat

    From radar and chirp sonar to audio/visual, lighting and more, we show you all the hot new electronics for your sport-fishing boat.
  • Up-to-the-minute forecasting on your helm

    Gain access to up-to-the-minute forecasting on your helm.
  • Make the most of the Internet when planning a day of fishing

    Checking the weather before heading out for a day on the water? We have a list of the best weather-related websites.