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Old 02-06-2002
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ray marine vs furuno

I actually went with the Northstar 952 XDW color chartplotter with WAAS. I found the resoulution and definition to be superior to both the Furuno and Raymarine. In addition it was much more user frienly and much quicker in acquiring a position. I also like the point and shoot feature which allows you to scroll out to some object or point you see on the horizon and it will identify itfrom its bulit in Light List (which can be updated), give you its position, course to steer, distance and ETA.The trade off is in price-- with the Northstar being sold for aprox.$3400
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