Echomaster completes full electronics package to Orlik

Echomaster Marine Limited were pleased to be given the opportunity to supply and install a complete electronics package for the the Orlik, a 60 year old, 18-metre, 100 tonne wooden hull vessel which was in work as a diving boat from the 1990’s until 2006 following a long career as a fishing vessel.

Included in the complete electronics package, fitted by Echomaster Marine Limited’s engineer Ian Butcher, were:

  • AP35 autopilot system
  • 2 x Lowrance HDS10’s connected to a 4kW radar
  • Simrad Depth instrument
  • AMEC Class B AIS transponder
  • Iscan 1800 dual axis scanning sonar
  • NX300 Navtex
  • 5 Camera CCTV system
  • Simrad Radar
  • Sailor VHF
  • 2 x ICOM VHF
  • MF-HF set

Local councillor Michael Watt has fully renovated the vessel to provide bespoke chartered holidays, a unique opportunity to experience life at sea, whilst taking in the fantastic views and natural beauty that the area has to offer.

For further information on these personalised holidays, please visit