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Updated: Oct 20, 2022

Taylor Marine SOUTH AFRICA are proud to be the exclusive distributors of Furuno and MaxSea in South Africa. Together Furuno and MaxSea received six "Product of Excellence" accolades at the 2022 NMEA Awards ceremony, bringing its total to 247 NMEA wins since 1971.

Each year, NMEA members vote for the products they deem most deserving. Membership in NMEA is restricted to resellers, distributors, industry experts and NMEA certified technicians. The continual votes of confidence of the members of the jury for Furuno products testify to their reputation for excellence and reliability among marine professionals and boaters around the world.

Furuno's DFF3D Multibeam Sonar continues to impress the sport fishing community, winning the coveted Sonar Excellence Product award for the fifth year in a row. The DFF3D takes fish prospecting to new depths and angles, with a 120 degree view from port to starboard. Thanks to the PBG functionality, it is possible to create your own 3D bathymetric maps. Find out More

In the Radar category, Furuno's DRS4DNXT won the highest honor also for the fifth consecutive year. The DRS4DNXT is a magnetron-less Doppler radar in a compact 24-inch radome, featuring innovative Furuno technologies such as Target Analyzer™, Fast Target Tracking and RezBoost™. Find out more

The SCX20 satellite compass has again been recognized as the top product in the Best NMEA2000 Sensor category, the third consecutive win since its launch. Its unique four-antenna design makes this satellite compass capable of calculating accurate heading, pitch, roll and swell information in even the roughest seas. Find out more

Furuno's FAR2228NXTBB radar continued its three-game winning streak by winning the award in the professional radar category. This 600-watt magnetron-less IMO radar is the culmination of decades of Furuno innovation, showcasing Furuno features like Automatic Noise Cancellation (ACE), fast target tracking, and a familiar yet new user interface. Find out more

In the Marine Specialty category, Furuno's CSH8LMK2 omnidirectional sonar scored its second consecutive victory. Mid-frequency sonar detects schools of fish and individual fish, displaying their distribution as well as seabed conditions in 16 colours, 360 degrees around the vessel.

TZ Professional, from Furuno partner MaxSea, won top marks in the Navigation Software category for its unmatched combination of security features and outstanding performance. TZ Professional is compatible with Furuno's best and award-winning sensors, making it a favourite not only of NMEA members but also professional sailors around the world. Find out more

For information on any of these award winning products please contact our Sales Team


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