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The Siren Marine Blog Posts Category. Boat ownership as it should be.

The Power of Knowing – Part I

Is your boat secure? Is your anchor dragging? Is there water in the bilge? Has someone boarded your boat without your knowledge? These are just some questions at the back of every boater’s mind. But perhaps the most important question– the one that brings all others under its umbrella– is: are you sure your boatContinue Reading

2017 – The Year of the Connected Boat

Looking back, I can’t believe that it was more than 5 years ago that we received the first commercial-ready shipment of 500 Pixies and Sprites. That was a very special day. We stacked the boxes to the ceiling in our small office and opened a bottle of champagne to celebrate. After years of planning andContinue Reading

The 2G Shutoff and What it Means to You

2G cellular service is on its way out the door. Effective December 31st, AT&T shut down its 2G network, rendering all devices using its 2G SIM essentially useless. T-Mobile has committed to supporting its 2G network through 2020, but the landscape of cellular connectivity is changing rapidly. What does this mean for Siren Marine andContinue Reading

The Connected Boat: What It Is and Why It’s Changing the Game

It’s early Saturday morning, and you and your spouse have just arrived at the slip of your 36’ Sea Ray. You’ve had a rather hectic week at the office and have been looking forward to a relaxing day on the water. After loading your bags and cooler on board, you check the bilge, flip onContinue Reading

January Newsletter – the BIG Android Issue

Read the January Newsletter and find out about the release of the ANDROID app, your units Internal Battery, Siren in the Coast Guard Rescue Boat 36500, a great Siren Story and much more!Continue Reading

A Penny For Your Thoughts – Shore Power Monitoring

Or: How to Avoid Food Poisoning Afloat! Ok, one of the concerns that most of us share, is the state of the food that we leave in our refrigerator when we leave the boat for a few days. One of the great joys of owning a boat that you can “live-aboard” during summer months orContinue Reading

Boat Battery Monitor Customer Story

One of our long time customers sent me an email this morning with an excerpt from a thread with his boatyard. They are plugging-in his boat from time to time to keep his batteries charged up during the winter months. There was a question about the onboard battery monitoring system: “…I have a separate cellContinue Reading

Product News – Siren Marine Releases a Brand New Installation Diagram

In an effort to continually understand better our customers, how our products are being used and how we can improve Siren Marine to better meet these goals, a completely new series of wiring diagrams have been developed by Siren Marine. These diagrams are the products of dozens of conversations with you, our customers and ourContinue Reading

Bilge, Battery and Position. Bilge tops the polls as primary concern shared by boaters; but battery remains the king.

Of the 575 boaters that took our on-line poll, 231, or 40% said that bilge pump activity was what concerned them most when away from their boat. Security at 36% was second followed by Battery Level at 16% and “Other” at 8%. Temperature and Shore Power were the predominant “Other” choices.   This gives usContinue Reading

Power or Sail?

Some things keep us up at night. Only because we care. Head over to the Siren Marine Facebook page and let your voice be heard by replying in the comments.

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