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B&G® introduce easy to use, radar enabled Vulcan 12 and Vulcan 7 sailing chartplotters

B&G® introduce easy to use, radar enabled Vulcan 12 and Vulcan 7 sailing chartplotters

The B&G Vulcan range brings dedicated sailing features and radar to club racers and cruisers in new 12 and 7 inch models Southampton, UK ‐ B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to announce the launch of the new Vulcan family of sailing chartplotters. The updated and extended series now offers a fully refreshed 7”, a 9” and an all‐new, largeformat 12”; all with Broadband Radar™ compatibility. B&G’s latest offering with the new Vulcan range ensures […]

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B&G® launches Volvo Ocean Race Commentary & #heartoftherace Competition

B&G® launches Volvo Ocean Race Commentary & #heartoftherace Competition

As official Race Suppliers to the 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race, B&G is launching a money can’t buy trip to the start of the race and exclusive race commentary from Libby Greenhalgh Southampton, UK ‐ B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to announce the launch of its 2017/18 Volvo Ocean Race #heartoftherace competition. Two lucky winners will each win a pair of tickets to go to Alicante for the start of the race. And for those […]

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Navico & Bavaria Yachts Announce New Partnership

Navico & Bavaria Yachts Announce New Partnership

B&G and Simrad selected as exclusive suppliers Navico, the world’s leading marine electronics manufacturer, and Bavaria, the second biggest ship yard for yachts in the world, are pleased to annouce a new partnership. The Navico‐owned B&G and Simrad brands will become the standard fit electronics for Bavaria’s sailing yachts, motorboats and catamarans. The highly acclaimed Bavaria C57 which launched in January 2017, and the all new Bavaria C65 are fitted exclusively with B&G Zeus³ multifunction chartplotters. Zeus³ launched at the […]

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B&G Launches NAIS 500 Class‐B AIS

B&G Launches NAIS 500 Class‐B AIS

Compact Low Power Transponder Vital for Collision Avoidance Chandler’s Ford, UK – B&G®, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to announce today, a fully integrated, Class-B Automatic Identification System (AIS) transponder – the B&G NAIS 500. Essential for navigating busy shipping lanes and congested ports, the NAIS 500 — which includes a dedicated GPS-500 receiver — is compact in size, lightweight and fully waterproof. It offers low power draw and features multiple connections for networking with […]

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Start Line Advantage For Sailors With B&G RacePanel

Start Line Advantage For Sailors With B&G RacePanel

New racing software from B&G helps to get you at the front of the pack… B&G, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to announce the latest in its software updates for the award winning Zeus2 series multi-functional displays (MFD) and Glass Helm systems. The new software focuses on racing startline technology that helps the navigator put the yacht in the right place at the right time during the start of a race. The update can even […]

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New B&G Vulcan Sailing Chartplotter

New B&G Vulcan Sailing Chartplotter

Expandable chartplotter brings easy electronic navigation to all sailors Romsey, UK – B&G, the world’s leading sailing navigation and instrument specialist, is pleased to introduce the new Vulcan chartplotter. Packed full of B&G’s dedicated sailing features and easy to use, Vulcan has been designed as the perfect companion for cruising and racing yachts of all sizes. Vulcan is a truly expandable 7-inch multi-touch sailing chartplotter, which is just as at home when used as a standalone unit on a 24ft […]

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