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Technology keeps doing its best to overtake itself and the race benefits us all. We have more available to us in our consoles than was previously ever thought possible. Some features that were formerly left to only the most expensive and largest vessels are now commonplace…. Pod drives, day boats with autopilots, hydraulic swim platforms…. Are all the norm now. Just as the microwave was once a new fad and is now seen in nearly every home kitchen, we believe such will be the case with one of the most useful features to the offshore boater, Sirius Weather. Today we take a look at why we feel this way and whether (get it???) or not it might be right for you.