Mercury Dynamic Rib 250 / 260 unboxing and First Looks

After a long delivery time – plus an additional one month “delay” from the UAE distributor

Mercury Dynamic RIB 250 / 260
Mercury Dynamic RIB 250 / 260

– our new Mercury Dynamic RIB 250 (Sold as Mercury Dynamic RIB 260 in the USA) – finally arrived.

One can say it is well packaged. The the local Mercury distributor decided to deliver it to me in the international shipping crate – with only one driver accompanying it.

With the crate I think the weight was above 100 kg – since it broke my little dolly certified for 140 kg.

The Mercury Dynamic RIB 250/260 is a inflatable dinghy with fibreglass bottom and rear end. So no wooden plates or air filled keel. It is about the same weight as other Dinghy’s the same size – but with fibreglass bottom we should have better performance and more precise steering. Continue reading Mercury Dynamic Rib 250 / 260 unboxing and First Looks

New Simrad BSM-3 Broadband Sounder with Chirp

Complementing the new Simrad HEROiC user interface in the NSS & NSO Evo2 models –

Simrad BSM-3 Broadband Sounder with Chirp
Simrad BSM-3 Broadband Sounder with Chirp

the new BSM-3 broadband sounder is optimized for the new range of high performance broadband sounders.

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