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Low-Light Camera


SiOnyx’s Aurora is an action camera that shoots video and still images in near-moonless nighttime conditions. Its 1-inch ultra-low-light sensor has an ISO of 812,000. A switchable infrared cut filter allows “see in the dark” capability. The camera is small enough to fit in one hand and has a standard ¼”-20 screw mount to allow the use of tripods and other equipment. The SiOnyx Aurora also has an IP67 rating against sand and water intrusion.

Price: $800.

This article originally appeared in the March 2019 issue.



Low-Emission Genset

Westerbeke’s 7.5 MCGA is a low-CO, gasoline-fueled generator with sequential multiport electronic fuel injection designed to enhance fuel efficiency, enable easy starting, improve reliability and reduce emissions.


Moving Bigger Bows

Vetus has expanded its line of Bow Pro series thrusters to include models for 45- to 80-foot vessels. The Bow Pro Boosted thrusters use a brushless motor that’s reportedly maintenance-free for 12-volt or 24-volt inputs, and is designed to fit tunnel sizes up to 250 mm. The thrusters come with a standard or a fully proportional control panel and now have unlimited run-time. Price: $2,169 to $4,519.