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Lowrance Introduces the PSI-1 Performance Sonar Interface

Tulsa, Okla. – Lowrance®, a world-leading brand in fishing electronics since 1957, recently announced the launch of the PSI-1 Performance Sonar Interface, a sonar module that brings LiveSight™ Sonar capability to HDS Carbon fish finder/chartplotters. With the PSI-1 and a LiveSight transducer installed on an HDS Carbon system, anglers will enjoy the capability to track Continue Reading

Minn Kota Continues Legacy of Innovation with New Trolling Motors featuring Built-In MEGA Side Imaging from Humminbird

RACINE, Wis., August 22, 2019 – Minn Kota®, the global leader in trolling motor innovation, debuts Built-In MEGA Side Imaging® in its Ultrex™ and Ulterra® trolling motors this fall, allowing anglers to run their boats confidently, while seeing the clearest, most precise images of structure and fish in real-time directly below and to either side Continue Reading

Minn Kota and Humminbird to Reward Deserving Angler and Veteran with a Complete Boat Overhaul during One-Boat Network Live at ICAST 2019

RACINE, Wis., July 9, 2019 – A deserving member of the fishing community will get the surprise of a lifetime as his bass boat gets a full makeover from Humminbird® and Minn Kota® at the American Sportfishing Association’s 2019 International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades (ICAST), July 10-12 in Orlando, Fla. The unsuspecting recipient is Continue Reading

Humminbird® Basemap Gets Anglers Fishing, Right Out of the Box

The Humminbird® Basemap provides contour maps for the U.S. coasts and 10,000+ inland lakes – including navigational aids, points of interest and other must-have features Racine, Wisconsin (7/6/2017) – The moment anglers press the power button on any Humminbird® HELIX G2 or G2N (networking) unit with GPS, they will now have access to the new Continue Reading

New Minn Kota Apps for i-Pilot and i-Pilot Link Allow Anglers to Operate Trolling Motors from iOS and Android Devices

Bluetooth®-enabled trolling motors allow for precise boat control through the convenient, familiar interface of phones and tablets Racine, Wisconsin (2/15 /2017) – Minn Kota® is introducing a revolutionary app technology for trolling motors equipped with i-Pilot® and iPilot® Link™. The free apps allow anglers to navigate and control their trolling motor via their smartphones or Continue Reading

Humminbird® introduces cutting-edge technologies within HELIX G2N lineup

Next generation HELIX® products features MEGA Imaging™ with CHIRP digital sonar, AUTOCHART® Live vegetation and bottom hardness mapping, and Bluetooth connectivity. RACINE, WI. (November 15, 2016) – When the Humminbird® HELIX® 10 took home the 2016 ICAST award for “Best Electronics,” few were surprised. After all, Humminbird has raised that trophy for six consecutive years. Continue Reading

The All-New Minn Kota® Talon® Offers More Control Options, Deeper Anchoring and Added Versatility

Minn Kota launches the only shallow-water anchor that gives anglers control from anywhere in the boat, plus unlocks more water for precise, anchored fishing with a new 15-foot version. Racine, Wisconsin., July 11, 2017 – Using a Minn Kota® Talon® for precise boat control has never been easier. In fact, there are now five ways Continue Reading

Back for the Attack: Kevin VanDam Stacks Second Big Win

RACINE, WI. (June 30, 2016) – Look into the eyes of a prize fighter and there’s an intensity there that the rest of us can only dream about. Sometimes the intensity burns bright and other times it flickers. But come hell or high water, real heroes never let that fire extinguish. Michigan native Kevin VanDam, Continue Reading