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Scanstrut’s Scanpod range of pods for electronics has a new, compact design for secure, watertight installations, according to the U.K.-based company, which has U.S. sales and distribution in Guilford, Conn.

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Scanpod products consist of deck pods, helm pods and instrument mast pods that are compatible with popular chart plotters from 8 inches and standard and maxi instruments. They replace, expand and improve the previous range of pods, according to Adam Ramsden, Scanstrut’s head of international sales. The design features a saddle and U-bolt system that is lightweight, versatile and easy to fit, he says.

Fabricated from UV-stable, acrylic-capped ABS with a double-layer laminated front, the pods are stiffer and stronger yet lighter, Ramsden says. Helm pods start at $439, deck pods at $499 (helm and deck precut models for Raymarine widescreens are also available), and instrument pods at $299 (helm- or mast-mounted). Contact: Scanstrut USA, Ocean Marketing, (203) 453-3090. www.scanstrut.com

This article originally appeared in the October 2011 issue.

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