SeaPlot 6 for Inshore Fisherman

SeaPlot 6 has been developed from the strengths of SeaPlot - the first PC based plotting program available and extensive input from some of the worlds most experienced and skilled skippers. SeaPlot 6 is user friendly and rich with features that give inshore fisherman important and useful information. SeaPlot 6 is equipped with advanced features, multiple layer plotting and the world's most accurate charts, helping you to maximize your time on the water.

SeaPlot 6 provides all the information you need simpler, faster, more accurately and with greater flexibility than other systems available.

Safety and Essential Fishing Information

SeaPlot 6 provides you with essential, real time data on an easy-to-use electronic chart display with the option of fixed or floating information panels, displaying only the information you need.

  • All necessary chart information
  • Position of the vessel relative to intended course. Ship symbol is proportioned to the chart and orientated by the gyro or heading input data
  • Heading and course vectors project from the bow
  • ARPA range, bearing, speed, heading, CPA, TCPA
  • Net position with range, bearing, spread, depth, temperature and catch
  • Man overboard 1-touch command
  • Information from ships instruments
  • On screen fixed and free EBL and VRM along with bearing line allow rapid range and bearing measurements

Innovative Features to Improve Efficiency

  • SmartMark provides the user with range and bearing to multiple marks
  • Gear tracking for accurate trawl tracking information
  • Instant way-point autopilot control to a point
  • Simple plot manipulation: Copy, Split, Merge, Rename and Delete
  • Comprehensive security protection of your data

Multiple Layer Plots

  • SeaPlot 6 gives you three multi-layer plots on a single screen at a time
  • Multiple layers allow you to display any or all of your previous data as and how best suits each trip
  • Record and compare your depths, temperature, fouls, etc as and when you need
  • You can now use all the information you have been collecting in the past to help you catch fish today
  • User configurable contour display to provide an informative, uncluttered view of the bottom

Navigation Made Easy

  • Advanced new route planning features have been added which enhance safety with a unique anti-grounding feature
  • Whether you need to rendezvous with another vessel or navigate back to your fishing gear, SeaPlot 6 makes it easy

Data Recording

  • Record depth and temperature data in user selected strata ranges and colours
  • Advanced ship tracking - our ARPA Tracking feature allows you to track and record a maximum for five other vessels, associate or competitor
  • Don't waste time fishing where someone else has already been and caught nothing


Navigation Charts

  • Raster charts: NOAA/BSB, NDI
  • Vector charts: C-MAP CM93v2, NT+ and NT MAX
  • Worldwide coverage

Bathymetric Charts

  • C-Map
  • NSKV
  • SMI Bathymetric


  • Anti-grounding searchlight vectors
  • Route planning
  • Unlimited routes and waypoints
  • Rhumbline and great circle navigation
  • Worldwide tide data included
  • Navigational alarms
  • Automatic chart switching
  • Chart centers on vessel
  • High speed zoom in and zoom out
  • Alarmed guard zones
  • Displays user defined markers, lines, tracks, and events
  • Displays gear up/down and MOB markers

Data Recording and Storage

  • Multiple plot overlay capability
  • Single point and click operation

Recording and Display

  • Depth
  • Temperature
  • Bottom type
  • Points, lines, markers
  • Ships data
  • ARPA data
  • Trawl data
  • GPS radio buoy data
  • Automatic and manual log entries
  • Last 10 days of event logging
  • ... and much more

Data Importing/Conversion

  • SeaPlot
  • INStar
  • Furuno GD180, 188, 500, 280, 380, 680
  • C-Plot
  • MaxSea
  • Turbo 2000

User Requested Additional Features

  • Password protection on program, exports and individual plots
  • Over 100 marker types and 5 line styles
  • 5 marker sizes for better viewing
  • Save text with markers
  • World tide database
  • Integration with Piscatus 3D
  • Floating info panels displaying only data you select
  • Contouring on the fly (with optional module)
  • ... and much more


Comprehensive Interface Options

  • Loran
  • Autopilot
  • Gyro
  • Speed Log
  • ARPA Radar
  • Depth Sounder
  • Net Monitor Data
  • GPS Radio buoys
  • Temperature
  • NMEA 0183 devices
  • Furuno CIF
  • High speed data