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Ferretti 592 - "Freya"

I’ve had about fifteen boats in my day, so I know the difference good service makes.

- Peter

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Battery Bank Integrity

Batteries, once cabled together to form a single bank, will only charge and discharge equally if care is taken in the initial design and configuration of the bank, and consideration…

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Blue Sea M2 DC State of Charge Battery Monitor

The new Bluesea M2 DC SoC battery monitor allows you to see your voltage, amperage and battery state of charge on one screen.  This is a great improvement from older monitors where you would have to toggle through multiple…

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Grand Banks 32 - "Thea"

I’ve always enjoyed working with people who are willing to explain their work. It helps you make decisions, and it means you learn a lot about your boat. I’m learning as I go.

- Duart

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Ever Wonder How A Battery Stores Electricity?

A battery is composed of multiple cells alternating between a positive and negative charge. For instance, a 12 volt battery is composed of 6 cells at 2.1 volts each. All the…

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GiocoSolutions GSP Flexible Polycrystalline Solar Panels

GiocoSolutions’ solar panels are a robust and flexible solution for any marine application. They are made of techno-polymers to enable a lightweight panel that is only 1.5 mm thin and 1/8th the weight of traditional…

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O'Day 32 - "Carpe Diem"

Absolutely, I would go back to PYS. I have recommended them to other boaters

- Marco

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Alternators

Early electrical pioneers discovered that passing a magnet in close proximity to coiled wire induced an electrical charge, and that a rotating magnet in front of coiled wire…

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Ample Power Smart Alternator Regulator v3

The new standard for external alternator regulators. Combining the best features of the V2, with the best features of the Next Step Regulator, and adding a few new wrinkles to the art of battery charging, the V3 is the…

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When you boat on British Columbia’s West Coast, you are visiting some of the most beautiful places on earth. Nature can sometimes put you to the test, but your boat doesn’t have to be another challenge. Out on the water, you should be able to leave the stresses of everyday life behind. Pacific Yacht Systems can design and install exactly what you need, so that you feel safe and enjoy your boat to its full potential.

Whether you are starting from scratch or working with what's already there, we believe it is important to consider the "big picture" to make sophisticated systems easy to use. That's why we describe our services as: Boating made simple — by design.

Pacific Yacht Systems works with you to maximize safety, comfort, and performance, so that your boat is right for you.

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We took our boat to Kitimat last week and everything worked great. The only thing that happened, which I didn’t understand, was the inverter would say “searching” when it wasn’t being used? I would have to go to the remote and turn it off, and then back on to get it working again. Any idea of what is…

What does it Mean When Your Inverter is “Searching”? – Ken

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