Tech Talk Column

Welcome to our Tech Talk Column!

Every month, Pacific Yacht Systems writes a Tech Talk column for Pacific Yachting magazine. These articles cover a variety of topics including DIY projects, boat maintenance, electronics and electrical systems. Pacific Yachting magazine is distributed by retailers in six of the ten provinces/territories in Canada and has thousands of readers across the country! You can read the articles online or view/download the PDF version.

Preventing Thermal Runaway

For the boater, the old adage “You reap what you sow” usually rings true. Having peace of mind while out on the water is the ideal experience, and something all boaters desire. But it is important to pay close attention to detail, especially when it comes to the boat’s electrical systems. Some issues can be easily prevented by a thorough inspection of your electrical systems, and one of the most important of these issues is thermal runaway.

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Staying Connected On Your Boat

Published in Pacific Yachting - January 2017

Most boaters agree that being on the water is about getting away from it all but for some of us the internet has become an integral part of boating. No longer just for work and updating family, having a good internet connection on your boat allows you to access real time weather conditions, update navigation software and communicate with…

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The Gadget Gift List

Published in Pacific Yachting - December 2016

Our list of fun new gadgets for everyone on your holiday shopping list!

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The Electrical of Chartering

Published in Pacific Yachting - November 2016

Chartering is a great way to see different parts of the world by boat, it is also a great opportunity to visit local waters on a larger boat with your extended family. We work with a number of chartering companies and, over the years, have put together some things to consider before you let go the lines.

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