The highly-skilled Sportsman Boats technical sales team is bringing their knowledge of boats, marine products, manufacturing and mechanics to the forefront on this series titled "Tech Talk." Tune in for general boating knowledge, instructional videos, tips, tricks and much more.
Season 1 - Episode 1
How To Update Garmin Marine Products To V26.2 - Step By Step
In today's episode of Tech Talk, Jim goes through the full process of updating your Garmin Marine products to version 26.2, the latest version of the Garmin software.
Season 1 - Episode 2
Where Did The Garmin MENU BUTTON Go?
In today's episode of Tech Talk, Jim is going to show you how to access your menu on the latest version of Garmin's software. Garmin has made the menu access much easier in their latest update, they've only changed the name to OPTIONS.
Season 1 - Episode 3
How To Create Custom Combos - Garmin Marine
Today's episode of Tech Talk, discusses what a custom combo screen is and how to create one using your Garmin Marine products. Join Jim as he shows you how to customize your boat to fit your fishing and boating needs.
Season 1 - Episode 4
Pinning Your Favorite Garmin Apps - How to Create a Pinned List
In today's episode of Tech Talk, Jim is going to show you how to create a pinned apps list on your new Garmin update. One of the coolest features Garmin has made in this update is the ability to create a list of your favorite screens or apps. This gives you the ability to easily tap a button and cycle through screens. Finding the screen you need has never been easier than it is now.
Season 1 - Episode 5
How To Read Garmin Sonar Imaging - Easy Tips To Catch More Fish
In today's episode of Tech Talk, we are discussing Garmin Marine's sonar and how to read it. Learning to read sonar can help you be a safer boater and catch more fish by knowing what exactly you are seeing. Garmin includes several features to help make your experience using sonar much easier and better suited for your needs.
Season 1 - Episode 6
Building A Coast Guard Kit - Stay Legal While Boating!
In today's episode of Tech Talk, Aaron goes over 5 items you must have while boating plus several other essentials to ensure you're having a good day and staying safe while on the water.
Season 1 - Episode 7
Motor Longevity - How To Flush An Outboard Motor
In today's episode of Tech Talk, Aaron takes a few minutes to go over the steps of flushing an outboard motor. These simple steps can improve the longevity and performance of your Yamaha outboard engine, all you need is a garden hose and 10 minutes of time.
Season 1 - Episode 7
Navigating The Waterway Like A Pro
This week on Tech Talk, Aaron is out on the boat and he's sharing some tips on how to navigate the waterways. From channel markers to hailing bridges, you'll have a better understanding of what it takes to navigate waterways.
Season 1 - Episode 8
How To Operate Your Boats Windlass
In this episode of Tech Talk, Sportsman Technical Sales Rep, Jim is giving us the run down of how to operate a windlass anchor from start to finish. He will go over some tips to help protect your windlass and use it safely.
Season 1 - Episode 9
Protecting Your Upholstery
In this episode of Tech Talk, Sportsman Sales Rep, Aaron gives us a quick run down of how to clean and maintain your boat's upholstery. These steps can prevent stubborn stains and discoloration. Plus, learn about how to care for Sileather upholstery and all of its benefits.
Season 1 - Episode 10
The Basics of Keeping Your Boat Hull Clean
In this episode of Tech Talk, Aaron is out on the dock sharing how he keeps his boat hull sparkling clean. He shares his secrets for how he keeps his boat ready for boat shows and customer sea trials.
Season 1 - Episode 11
Boating With Children & Babies
In this episode of Tech Talk, Sportsman Sales Rep, Aaron and his family are headed out for an evening cruise around Satellite Beach, Florida. He will be discussing some tips and rules for keeping children safe while boating.