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Furuno Connections Season 1

Join us as we perform a complete electronics retrofit aboard a stunning 2010 39-foot SeaVee. Simply click on a video to start playing.

Team FourTunate Retrofit 
In this episode of Furuno Connections, we introduce you to the 2010 39-foot SeaVee that we are completely retrofitting with Furuno NavNet TZtouch2 Electronics.

Team FourTunate Product Selection
In this episode of Furuno Connections, we go through the product selection of new electronics for the 2010 39-foot SeaVee that we are completely retrofitting.

Retrofitting The MFDs
We show you how to remove the old NavNet 3D displays, enlarge the holes to fit the new MFDs, and how to secure them in place.

Removing An Old Radar Antenna
We show you how to remove the old DRS6A Radar antenna and prepare to install a new Radar antenna.

Installing The DRS6ANXT Radar Antenna
We continue with our retrofit of this 39 ft. SeaVee with the installation of a new DRS6ANXT Solid-State Doppler Radar.

Installing The NavPilot 300 Autopilot
We install the NavPilot 300 Autopilot on a 39-foot SeaVee with quad 300 Mercury Outboards.

In-Depth Installation Of The The NavPilot 300 Autopilot
Take an in-depth look at the hardware and software installation of the NavPilot 300.

Selecting The Best Transducer
The experts from Furuno and Airmar talk transducers, and how to select the best CHIRP or traditional CW transducer.

Where To Mount A Transducer
Continuing our talk with Airmar on the best location for a transducer. Plus, see how we removed the old transducer and prepared to pocket mount the new transducer.

Installing The Transducer
We install the new transducer into the pocket that we built, and share tips and tricks on how to correctly install a pocket mounted transducer.

Deep Drop Fishing With The DFF3
We install the DFF3 Network Fish Finder and set the frequency and power output. Plus, we take you to the Florida Keys to show you the DFF3 in action.

DFF3D Multi Beam Sonar For Fishing And Boating
Get in-depth about the Furuno DFF3D Multi Beam Sonar. We show you how to properly install the processor, and we take you to the Florida Keys to show you how it will maximize your fishing experience.

NavNet TZtouch2 - Intuitive & Easy To Use
We discuss the heart of retrofit on the 39 ft. SeaVee, the two NavNet TZtouch2 Multi Function Displays.

NavNet TZtouch2 - Accessorizing The Electronics Package
We finish up cutting all of the holes in the boat and install all of the accessories, with tips on how to enlarge a transducer hole for a new one, how to carefully cut in remotes and digital depth gauges, even how to keep your charts and waypoints safe with a hidden card reader.

NMEA2000 Connections & Primer
We're joined by Pete Braffitt from Airmar Technologies to talk about NMEA2000 networking, the basics of building an NMEA2000 network, and we show how we networked all of the equipment on our SeaVee Center Console.

The Sea Trial
This is it! We take Team FourTunate's 39-foot SeaVee out for a Sea Trial to ensure the equipment is set up properly.