SMG to demonstrate complete SAR solution at Seawork

SMG is pleased to be presenting a complete portable Search and Rescue (SAR) LIVE sonar kit at Seawork on Berth VA6.

In collaboration with Small Specialist Craft, the sonar kit will be showcased onboard a new Kontra RotaTech 450RC:a rugged, modular rotamoulded 4.5m trailerable rescue boat.

Combining the latest Garmin Panotpix Live sonartechnology with the new Railblaza HEXX Live Pole, giving 360°-degree rotation to follow targets, the new Garmin ECHOMAP UHD2 display will provide: Real-time sonar ensuring live images are accurate, improved resolution, reduced noise, clearer images and better target separation. Sharper imagery when scanning surroundings is another added bonus of the new equipment. 

Customers can also benefit from reduced noise, fewer sonar artifacts, maximum contrast and clarity in sonar images with vivid colour palettes, as well as forward, down and perspective modes.

All this is powered by the portable, waterproof (IP65), compact and lightweightRebelcell Outdoorboxbattery.This 12V 70Ah 836Wh lithium battery provides sufficient power to run the system all day and allows for personal device charging.

Visit berth VA6 during Seawork to see the system in action.

Established in 1972, SM GROUP (EUROPE) has grown to become the UK & Ireland’s largest value-added distributor of marine electronics.

With 50 years of experience supplying marine electronics to installers, chandleries, marinas, boat builders, commercial, military & government clients, the company is confident in providing a first-class service to all customers whatever their size or requirements are.