NMEA hands out Marine Electronics Product Awards

SEVERNA PARK, Md. – The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) recently handed out its annual product awards during its Annual Convention and Exposition, October 20-23 at The Registry Resort & Club in Naples, Fla., the association reported in a statement.

The NMEA product awards recognize excellence in design, performance and reliability in marine electronics products. The awards are selected by votes from marine electronics dealers, distributors and other industry professionals.

According to the rules, each active, non- manufacturer member of the NMEA and each NMEA- certified marine electronics technician are allowed to cast one vote. At this year's convention, there were 35 participating companies and a total of 118 nominated products, according to NMEA.

NMEA 2004 Product Award winners:

  • Autopilot - Recreational Simrad AP25
  • Autopilot - Commercial Simrad AP50
  • Compass-Electronic - Simrad RC36
  • Electronic Cartography - C-Map C-Map NT+
  • GPS/DGPS/WAAS Position Receiver - Furuno GP37
  • Instrumentation - Furuno RD30M
  • Integrated Navigation System - Furuno NavNet
  • Marine Antenna - Digital Antenna 529-VW
  • Marine Specialty Product - Digital Antenna DA4000
  • Navigation Plotter - Furuno GP1900C
  • Navigation Software - Nobeltec Visual Navigation Suite 7.0
  • Radar-Recreational - Furuno NavNet 1800/1900
  • Radar-Commercial - Furuno FR-2107
  • Satellite Communications - KVH Industries Tracphone 252
  • Shipboard Power Systems - Newmar Phase Three Battery Charger
  • Sonar - Furuno CH250
  • SSB Radiotelephone - ICOM M802
  • Stabilized TV Antenna - KVH TracVision 4
  • UAIS - Furuno FA-100
  • VHF Radiotelephone- Fixed ICOM M602
  • VHF Radiotelephone - Portable ICOM M88
  • Video Sounder/Fish finder-Recreational - Furuno FCV582L
  • Video Sounder/Fish finder-Commercial - Furuno FCV1100
  • Best of Show: Raymarine's C120
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