133505 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz en-nz Marine Electrical Solutions Ltd 30 CB Radio Basics for Campervanners https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/582037 If you've been wondering about CB radios but didn't know where to start here's a primer just for you. 044, 30 Oct 2014 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/582037 Boats Have Birthdays Too. https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/505164 You may be thinking “Birthdays for boats! What next?” Well, even boats need a little love sometimes . We tend to take the electrical system on our boats for granted as, apart from the breaker panel, most of it is out of sight and out of mind. 042, 17 Oct 2013 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/505164 Marine Refrigeration tips https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/419571 Incase you are not aware we have been providing Marine Refrigeration Sales, Service and Installation for years now. We have thousands of $ of all of the absolute latest test and repair equipment.We supply and install Isotherm and Waeco DC refrigeration conversion kits and can fully service your engine drive system 018, 3 May 2012 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/419571 LED REVOLUTION https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/356523 THE LED REVOLUTION. Much has been said recently about LED lighting. Its finding its way into houses caravans and boats.The reason for the upgrade from Halogen or even fluorescent bulbs is often due to the life of your average Halogen bulb is not all that long and LED has easily surpassed that. Earlier LED was harsh light but that’s changed as well as there are softer lighting versions now. The LED REVOLUTION has really taken place in the power consumption side. . We have in the p 022, 28 May 2011 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/356523 Chargers https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/336204 Battery Charging OK one of the most common topics of conversation we have with our customers is the use of a battery charger on their boat. Are they necessary? Will they damage the battery? What size do i need? Should i leave it on all the time im at the dock even when im away from the boat? Here's some tips: Battery chargers are not all created equal, some are designed for intermittent use like what you might buy from the likes of Super Cheap or Repco.They are designed for charging the 008, 19 Feb 2011 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/336204 A LINK TO MY MARINE ELECTRICAL ADVISOR BLOG https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/270980 http://marineelectricaladvisor.blogspot.com/ IVE ADDED THIS LINK AS WE ARE NOW RUNNING A MARINE ELECTRICAL ADVISOR BLOG FOR THOSE WHO WANT TO LEARN MORE OR HAVE A SPECIFIC QUESTION RELATING TO MARINE ELECTRICAL OR ELECTRONICS ON THEIR BOAT 014, 3 Apr 2010 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/270980 AN EXCERPT FROM MY NEW BLOG https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/270982 I was asked about Chargers and Galvanic Isolators So Here Goes A Case for Using Marine Chargers and Galvanic Isolators. A 12m launch has been in the marina for many years. Up until recently it's never had a problem with galvanic reaction on its underwater metal surfaces. As advised correctly by the vessel's electrician, the owner decides to install a CONTINUED AT http://marineelectricaladvisor.blogspot.c 014, 3 Apr 2010 00:00:00 +1300 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/270982 GARMIN MULTIFUNCTION https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/241161 We are constantly getting customers visiting our showroom looking for advice on the new Multifunction Plotter/Sounder/Radars. When they arrive they usually have one of the big 3 brand names as their preference. After we show them the features and prices of all brands they are almost always choosing GARMIN now! Come in and prepare to be impressed. 038, 19 Sep 2009 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/241161 GME PRICES DROP ON EPIRBS AND PLB https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/241167 WE have just recieved great news on EPIRBS and PLB pricing. GME has dropped the prices on all their EPIRBS and PLB's.We have been asking for this for some time as we are always trying to secure the best prices for our customers. If you are looking for any deals please dont hesitate to contact us and we will do our best. EPIRB and PLB Price Decrease NZ 038, 19 Sep 2009 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/241167 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/216557 FISHFINDER FACTS: Following our appointment as Garmin dealers in Waikawa Marina, Picton, we are including an article regarding Garmin fishfinders that we feel answers a lot of the questions people have regarding fishfinders. If you need further info don't hesitate to contact us. To download the article on fishfinders click here PDF format (requires free Adobe Acrobat Reader). 021, 18 May 2009 00:00:00 +1200 https://www.marineelectricalsolutions.co.nz/blog/216557