The Echopilot Gold Pro Forward Looking Sonar (FLS) displays potential underwater hazards that lay ahead in real time. The flush-mounted unit uses a bright cold-cathode display to provide information about forward depth, current depth, distance and optional speed and GPS data. The forward-looking sonar runs at 200 kHz, while the vertical sounder operates at 150 kHz. The Echopilot Gold FLS has ranges of 150 meters ahead and 75 meters down. The NMEA-compatible unit has a waterproof case and forward alarm and sells for $1,649.99. Echopilot Marine Electronics, Ringwood, Hampshire, England; 011 44 1425 476211; www.echopilot.com.