Raymarine renews partnership with ABA

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Raymarine announced the renewal of its long-standing Preferred Supplier of Choice agreement with the American Boatbuilders Association.

Raymarine has been an ABA Preferred Supplier since 2002, providing members with high-performance multifunction displays, radars, echo sounders, autopilots and VHF radios.

"We are proud of our continued successful partnership with ABA and remain committed to delivering the Raymarine advantage of integrated marine electronics to ABA members," Raymarine's Dave Bimschleger said in a statement. "ABA members demand innovative, high-quality solutions and Raymarine delivers with products like the popular E-Series Widescreen MFDs, HD Digital radars and our new thermal night-vision cameras."

Recently acquired by FLIR Systems, Raymarine is a leading supplier of marine electronics to OEM boat manufacturers worldwide.

The ABA is a collective of independent boat brands, including: Chaparral Boats Inc., Cobalt Boats, Correct Craft, Ebbtide Corp., Godfrey Marine, Grady-White Boats, Monterey Boats, Regal Marine Industries, Rinker Boat Co. Inc., Tiara Yachts, Pursuit, Stingray Boats and Formula by Thunderbird Products.

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