Welcome to Dockside Electronics

Dockside Electronics is one of Connecticut's most experienced marine electronics' organizations. For over 40 years we have represented the top names in marine electronics, with the best reputation in the region. Whether on the water or dockside, you need your systems to work for you... reliably and accurately.


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The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) comprises more than 600 companies representing 5,000 professionals in the marine electronics industry, including electronics manufacturers, dealers, distributors, boat builders, trade associates, and sales representatives. When you see the NMEA logo, you know that a marine electronics dealer, or installer is serious about product quality, installation quality, and customer care.

Our members create technical standards and training standards that ensure top performance, coupled with reliable and well-built installations for your marine electronics.

This attention to standards and reliability gives you more time to enjoy your boat, helps you understand how your electronics function, and ensures a safer boating experience for you and your family.

As electronics technology changes rapidly, the NMEA diligently updates the standards for the benefit of all boating consumers.

NMEA Boaters Guide


Latest News

Jan 28-31, 2016 

CMTA Boat Show Hartford, CT

A new and expanded Show spanning two floors of the Connecticut Convention Center with new and exciting features!

September 2015

Plan Ahead

As a friendly reminder, the life span of a transducer averages 10 years. Avoid an extra haul-out and have yours changed during the winter. The 2015 season is winding down, but it is never too early to schedule the work you would like us to do over the winter. 
Call Tim to make arrangements. 860.536.1919

Summer 2015

Sail Smarter

Sail smarter with LightHouse Advanced Saling Tools. The latest upgrade to LightHouse II OS give Raymarine MFDs new tactical tools for racing and criising. Check it out.

August 2015

New from Raymarine

Raymarine introduces the eS Series. The new face of high performance navigation.



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