New Products For September

 

Cobra Gets You There Effortlessly

Perfect for taking trips on the open highway in an RV or trail-ering a boat, the 7700 Pro navigation system from Cobra provides multi-route trip planning options, including shortest time or distance and critical driver information.

A route optimization feature provides the best routing for multiple destinations, saving fuel costs. This system enables owners to enter the size of their rig and will only provide directions on streets and roads that can legally and safely accommodate the RV.

The 7700 Pro has easy viewing and touch screen control. It includes travel center locations, restaurants, WiFi access and repair shops.

This system provides turn-by-turn spoken street names for safe navigating. Cobra Electronics 7700 Pro navigation system retails for $399.95.

Cobra Electronics Corp.,
6500 West Cortland St.,
Chicago, IL 60707,
773/889-8870,
www.cobra.com

 

Mesh Pockets Add Quick, Safe Storage 

Creating additional storage space aboard just got simpler. Accon Marines Quick Store System protects small items while onboard by simply fastening to previously installed drink holders.

These convenient pouches are constructed from durable, breathable and water-repellent, vinyl-coated polyester mesh fabric. Incorporating antimicrobial properties, mold and mildew growth arent a concern.

The lightweight Quick Store System also features Sunbrella acrylic binding and UV-resistant thread, enabling long-term usage.

Single, double and triple pocket styles are available.

The system employs hook and loop fasteners to attach to Accons stainless steel drink holders. The drink holders install with two No. 10 screws and can be removed in a moment.

Prices for Accon Marines Quick Store System start at $25.53.

Accon Marine,
13665 Automobile Blvd.,
Clearwater, FL 33762,
727/572-9202,
www.acconmarine.com

 

Strip Lamps Are Ideal For Many Uses

Hella marine has introduced its new, multi-purpose LED Strip Lamps. Providing intense, white light and class-leading efficiency, theyre ideal for a wide variety of interior and exterior applications. 

Perfect for direct and indirect illumination, LED Strip Lamps can be dimmed and controlled with Hella marines 2 Group Light Dimmer.

The energy-saving LED Strip Lamps consume a fraction of the power of incandescent lighting. They run very cool and have an ultra-low current draw of less than 2W each. Available in 12V or 24V DC versions, the maintenance-free lamps have no bulbs to change or break and are shock- and vibration-resistant for an ultra-long service life.

Suggested retail price of Hella marines LED Strip Lamps is $72.

Hella marine Inc.,
201 Kelly Dr.,
Peachtree City, GA 30269,
770/631-7500,
www.hellamarine.com

 

Fuel Polisher Fights Corrosion 

The build-up of condensation in a diesel fuel system can lead to contamination from bacteria growth. Now with Parker Energy Systems FPM-050 Fuel Polishing Module, boat owners can combat this accumulation to ward off corrosion and help prevent other system problems.

The FPM-050 is designed for retrofitting into existing diesel fuel systems. With an automatic bypass valve, theres no need for a manual valve to switch between polishing the fuel and using the engine.

Scheduling fuel maintenance is simple with Parkers FPM-PTC-12 Programmable Timer/Control, which can be used to control other devices, too.

Parker Energy Systems FPM-050 Fuel Polishing Module has a price of $585, while the FPM-PTC-12 Programmable Timer/Control costs $239.

Parker Energy Systems,
Parker Hannifin Corp.,
95 Edgewood Ave.,
New Britain, CT 06051,
877/217-4501,
www.parkerfuelpolishing.com

 

Stainless Propellers At Aluminum Prices

Now owners can affordably increase their boats performance. Employing high-tech blade geometry, the Rascal, Hustler and Legacy series aluminum propellers from Turning Point Propellers offer top-end speeds, handling, fast hole shots and fuel efficiency equal to stainless steel without the high cost.

With the highest mechanical properties attainable in cast products, Rascal, Hustler and Legacy series aluminum propellers are squeeze-cast for added strength, resulting in tighter, smoother grain structures. Protecting them from corrosion, a five-step process creates a uniform, high-quality, long-lasting and attractive powder-coated finish. 

The propellers feature progressive, tuned pitch angles to accelerate and channel water, minimizing slip and improving fuel economy. Increasing horsepower, a high-flow, through-barrel exhaust system ensures maximum exhaust current.

Turning Point Propellers,
896 Cambridge Dr.,
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007, 847/437-6800,
www.turningpointpropellers.com

 

14 September 2010 BAY & DELTA YACHTSMAN www.YachtsmanMagazine.com


 



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