Jan 24, 2019

With the Vancouver International Boat Show just around the corner I contacted Campbell and Alex at Trotac Marine to find out which new products will be highlighted at their booth this year.

Trotac Wallas Wallas 4.5 KW Spartan Heater 34-40ft Diesel Heater

The Wallas 4.5KW Spartan Heater has low voltage starts - Greenboost burner for more efficient and clean burning - Low surface temperatures in unit and exhaust pipe - New control panel has Bluetooth / WIFI connection - RPM controlled fans for optimal performance - Wallas Application control by WLAN and Bluetooth - Intelligent temperature control for optimizing heating and fresh air

Trotac Smart Charger

 

 

 

Blue Smart Charger 12v 7,10,15 24v 5,8 Amp Outputt- 24v 5 or 8 Amp

The Blue Smart IP65 Charger is the new professional battery charger with built-in bluetooth. The Blue Smart IP65 Charger can be used on devices in your workshop and on motor vehicles, such as (classic) cars; motorbikes; boats and camper-vans. The seven-step charging algorithm gets the best out of your battery. The charger gives the battery the power it needs, maintains its health.

Trotac Light

 

 

 

 

LED Light For Canvas Boat Tops

LED light with magnetic holder to allow you to mount the light to outdoor fabrics with no holes. Easy to remove, 2 switchable outputs 3 or 23 LEDs. Up 100 hours on 4 AA batteries and comes with remote control.

These Products and more can be seen at the Trotac Booth: 351 in BC Place.

-BN

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All set to pull out the Code 0 before dousing the jib.

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