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Seaswirl Striper 2101 - "Trevi…

PYS not only did the job, but they mentored me so I could bring my boat up to industry standards. And they made sure we were satisfied with everything.

- Kelly

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Electromagnetic Fields on Your Boat

Electromagnetic forces (EMF) are one of the four fundamental forces in nature, and although they exist naturally, they can also be created. Any wire carrying any amount of…

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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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Silverton Convertible 34 - "Solitude"

Before PYS upgraded our power system, we had to start the generator just to make coffee. It was really awful—smelly, noisy, and it bothered other boaters. Now we can have coffee and…

- Geoff

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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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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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Catalina 30 - "Fantasea II"

Now, with our new electrical system, we can anchor out for one or two nights without plugging in. It keeps our beer and wine cold!

- Arnie

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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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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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My SOC was 51% and my meter said inverting -7 amps. I started the engine at 1200 rpm and my meter says inverting 66 amps. Am I correct in assuming that I am putting 60 amps per hour into my batteries? So after a couple of hours I will have another 120 amps in the batteries and should be good for the…

Does My Inverter Draw More Than What My Alternator Creates? - Doug

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