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  This page primarily deals with links to Manufacturers, Distributors and Dealers of marine and fishing electronics such as GPS's, fish finders, depth sounders, radios, communication and navigation equipment. In the GPS section you will find links related software programs etc., this over laps with the software & games links page. Be sure to look there as well if you are looking for software. You will also notice a link section called Geocaching, this really has nothing to do with fishing but has lots of valuable information on GPS's and it is really cool to. Maybe give it a try on your next outing.

This list of Links for Electronic Fishing Equipment is not a complete list but intended only as a guide. If you know of additional links that you would like to see added to this page, Drop Us A Line at and we would be glad to add it.


Fish Finders | GPS | Geocaching | FRS & Marine Radio

Fish finders and Depth sounders

*Apelco Fish Finders - Raytheon's line of sports boat fishfinders. Pictures and descriptions of models available.
*Aurizon Fishing Technology - Manufacturer of portable and handheld fish finders and electronic lures in Australia.
*Boundary Waters LC-10 - Portable depth finder.
*Eagle Fish Finders - Pictures and descriptions of Eagle fish finders. Featuring online user manuals for downloading.
*Furuno - Furuno manufactures marine electronics, radar, communications and Depth Sounders and Fish Finders.
*Golden-Key Scientific Technology Company - Manufacturer of pocket sized fish finders, diving communicators and wireless fish finders. Located in Hong Kong.
*Garmin - Garmin fish finders
*Handheld Fish Finders from Aurizon Technologies - Manufacture of advanced marine and fishing electronic instruments. Products range of Fish Finders, GPS and Telecommunications.
*Humminbird - Manufactures marine electronics under the Humminbird and Teleflex Sonar brand names. Product line - Piranha, Legend, Humminbird fish finders and Fisheye under water viewing systems.
*Interphase Technology, Inc. - Manufacturer of scanning sonar fish finders and depth sounder products for the commercial and recreational boating, fishing, sailing, and marine research markets.
*JRC Marine Electronics - Color fishfinders, plotters and scanning sonar products.
*Lowrance - Marine Products - Manufacturer of marine fishfinders and GPS/sonar plotters. Product pictures, descriptions and specs. Downloadable online product manuals, dealer locator, factory flat-rate repair pricing guide.
*Manta Hand Held Sonar - Mantasonar provides hand held sonar for helping to locate fish even when ice fishing.
*Moor Electronics - Trolling and downrigger instruments from the top to 200 feet deep. Buffalo, N.Y.
*Nature Vision Inc. - Aqua-Vu underwater video viewing system for ice anglers who want to see what is going on down there.
*NorCross Marine Electronics - Wireless marine electronics including depth sounders and the wireless data center.
*SeaViewer Underwater Video Cameras - Underwater video cameras for viewing or recording on the surface, without getting wet. Used as fishfinders and to check prop, hull, anchor, bottom or bait.
*Si-Tex Fish Finders - Descriptions of various types of fish finders and depth sounders offered by Si-Tex. Links provide generic information via FAQ.
*Vexilar - Marine electronics and accessories for the sport fisherman, including color flashers, LCD graphs, and handheld depth finders.
*Zercom Marine - Manufactures 3 color flashers and LCD graph depth sounders.

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GPS - Global Positioning System

Manufacturers and Dealers

*Aurizon Technologies - Manufacture of advanced marine and fishing electronic instruments. Products range of Fish Finders, GPS and Telecommunications.
*Accord Software and Systems - Offering GPS receiver products and software engineering services as well as customization of GPS receivers as per client requirements.
*All Star GPS - Discount retailer of the NeoGPS receiver and NaviRover software navigation system for laptop, notebook, pda or pocket pc.
*ARLA GeoSystems - Source for GPS information and training. Trimble ProXRS and GeoExplorer3 receivers, top 10 websites, GPS for educators and free help.
*Bellco Sales - Global positioning systems, accessories and support software including products for marine applications.
*Chartracer Software - Cartographic Software is for making moving maps on which GPS data from a serial port are plotted. Data are tracked remotely via CDPD modems and internet sites.
*CommLinx Solutions - Specializing in the development of GPS and communications systems.
*CommSystems Intermountain - Source for global positioning system accessories, software and equipment.
*Competitio - GPS products and services for performance tracking of outdoor training and competition events.
*Corvallis Microtechnology, Inc. - GPS/GIS field equipment, software, and training.
*CTI Vehicle Tracking - GPS-based vehicle tracking systems.
*DataGrid GPS - Geo-ID GPS/GIS datacollectors store input data from three external sensors (standard) using serial or analogue input, and store the data alongside GPS positions with meter range of centimeter range accuracies.
*Destinator - Personal GPS Navigation Systems - Fully featured mobile GPS navigation system for handheld computing platforms.
*Donawald Enterprises Outdoor World - Vendor of various manufacturers GPS products.
*Earth Vector Systems - Manufacturer's representative for Trimble Navigation, featuring high-accuracy Global Positioning Systems, computers, software and related equipment. Services include sales, rentals, training, technical support and equipment repair.
*Environmental Studies - Precision Farming, GPS GSM tracking collars for wildlife/pets/dogs/animals/birds, Satellite telemetry equipment wildlife, ARGOS terminals wildlife, Hunde GPS GSM Halsband
*ExpertGPS Mapping Software - GPS mapping software for Windows with USGS topo maps and aerial photos. Works with Garmin, Magellan and Lowrance GPS systems.
*ExploreGPS - Garmin GPS Systems including receivers, software and accessories with free shipping.
*Garmin - garmin gps global positioning systems
*GENESIS - Suite of data services that brings together the new Earth science products to be produced by spaceborne Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers. It serves mainly as a database for GPS occultation observations.
*Geodiscovery The Power of Place - Products include the Geode (GPS SpringBoard module for Handspring Visor), GeoView Web software for internet, GeoView Mobile for Palm OS, and GeoDiscovery Content Library. Combines internet technology, handheld computing, and global positioning systems. On-line demo.
*GeoFocus, Inc. - Specializes in GIS and GPS solutions to vehicle tracking, agriculture, and other applications.
*GeoPlane Services - GPS sales and rental equipment for the survey and mapping industries.
*George E. Delahay and Son - Sole United Kingdom importer of Lowrance Avionics Airmap GPS.
*Georgian Marine Electronics - Provides quality marine products: GPS, Navigation & Communication Products from Raytheon, JRC, StatPower, Northstar, Shakespeare, Garmin, Standard Horizon, Lowrance, Eagle - NDI Digital Ocean Marine Charts - Digital Topographical Maps by Fugawi and QuoVadis. Lot's of Info!
*Global Locate, Inc. - Global positioning systems (GPS) services for the wireless industry.
*Global Mapping Services - GPS surveying consultant based in Williams Lake, BC, Canada specializing in centimetre-level GPS surveying and digital mapping services for a variety of applications.
*Global Positioning System Tables For Cars & Trucks. - Global Positioning System table for cars. Hold laptop running GPS mapping software. Fits on vehicle center console.
*Global Utility Mapping Systems - Provide location mapping software, hardware and global positioning systems to broad range of industries for companies who require rapid response together with economical operations for their in field personnel.
*Globalpositioningsystems.co.uk - Prices, photographs and details of GPS systems for outdoor recreation. Features general GPS information and a glossary of technical terms.
*GLOGEO - Manufacturer of navigation receivers, GPS, GLONASS, EGNOS, WAAS and antennae for marine, vehicular, and portable use including PPS, RAIM, AGC, synchronization, satellite and technology transfer.
*GPS by Globespotter - GPS education, news, hardware, software, and links. Digital mapping.
*GPS Central (Canada) - Online shopping for recreational, automotive and marine GPS receivers and accessories.
*GPS Clocks for Computer Time Synchronization - Learn about how to use GPS for computer time synchronization. We offer a GPSClock (for computer use) that's accurate to a millionth of a second. Ideal for running a stratum one NTP server.
*GPS Discount - Line of Garmin and Magellan GPS systems, including color maps, street finders, and mapping software.
*GPS Discounts for Educators - GPS special pricing for Trimble GeoExplorer 3 and ProXR/XRS educator kits. GPS education and training courses. Tutorials to learn about the GPS system. GPS consulting and course development.
*GPS GIS Systems Intergrator - Design tracking and notification systems that are used in conjunction with the Global Positioning System (GPS). Integrate GPS technology, digital mapping, and wireless communications and customized computer software. This winning combination provides companies with a 24-hour, 3-D, real time view of their fleet activity.
*GPS Maps for Recreation and Travel - Try and buy GPS maps and guides for hiking, paddling, snowmobiling, skiing, on- and off road sightseeing. Map data includes waypoints, routes, and tracks for handheld GPS and car navigation systems from Garmin, Magellan and others. Available in Garmin MapSource, Wildflower Productions Topo!, Maptech Terrain Navigator, TopoGrafix PanTerra, DeLorme Topo USA TopoQuads and Street Atlas formats.
*GPS Products - Provider of GPS Products (global positioning system) for commercial, government and special interest groups.
*GPS Source - GPS Source specializes in GPS signal amplification, repeating, splitting, networking, and filtering.
*The GPS Store - Offers Garmin, Magellan, Lowrance, Philips, and Delorme GPS products. Worldwide shipping.
*GPS Systems Direct - Offers global positioning systems, and GPS accessories from Magellan, Garmin, Furuno,and Raytheon.
*GPS technology - NovAtel Inc. - NovAtel Inc. GPS products are used principally for applications in high-end markets such as surveying, geographic information systems, aviation, marine, mining, and machine control. Products determine precise geographic locations using the Global Positioning System (?GPS?).
*GPS Warehouse - Supplier of Global Positioning Systems - GPS related products for navigation and tracking, recreational, automobile, marine, aviation, professional and OEM.
*GPS World Supply - Extensive selection of Garmin products and accessories.
*GPS-Company.com - Garmin GPS authorized for dealer handheld receivers, global positioning systems, accessories and software for map upgrades.
*GPSNow.com - Retail recreational GPS receivers and accessories by Garmin, Magellan and Lowrance with extensive product information and comparisons. Topographic mapping software.
*GpsOz - GPS information, products and maps for Australian users.
*Halltech Atmospheric Systems - Provide Global Positioning Systems (GPS), navigational electronics, and satellite communications systems for those involved in marine, terrestrial and airborne research.
*Highflight Aviation Training - Offering "Ultimate GPS - The Seminar", an intensive 2-day GPS navigation class for pilots, held in various locations throughout the United States.
*HunterPro - GPS vehicle tracking system personal security products for companies or individuals
*Integrated GPS Technologies, Inc. - Supply a range of GPS/GIS hardware and software for geodetic surveying, mapping, and navigation. Includes technical papers, software downloads, and product applications.
*Kuhagen, Inc. - Global Utility Tracking Systems ("GUTS") provides utility, pipeline, locating, and construction companies with global technology in monitoring, patrolling and protecting facilities anywhere in the world.
*Kym GPS Mapping and Surveying - Mapping of European agriculture, farming and golf courses as well as worldwide surveying for forestry, roads,mineral exploration, pipe lines and quarrying.
*Lowe Electronics - Global Positioning System products including antennas and software. Dealer for Garmin and others. Site has general GPS information and some product reviews.
*Lowrance Australia - Exclusive Australian distributor of Lowrance sonar mapping and global positioning system electronic instruments for marine outdoor and aviation navigation.
*Magellan Corporation - Manufacturer of handheld and portable GPS systems. Technology facts and product support online.
*Manning NavComp - Developers of RASTRAC software, and integrators of systems for management of mobile assets and vehicle tracking. Product pictures, descriptions and FAQ. Dealer locator.
*MCS Vehicle Systems - Offering GPS vehicle tracking and navigation systems.
*Mercator, Inc. GPS Rentals and Sales - GPS systems rentals and sales serving users world-wide especially for the survey industry. System pictures, descriptions and pricing.
*Moore Associates - GPS receiver performance analysis software for most manufacturers receivers and data formats
*NAVICOM Co., Ltd. - Provides GPS solutions and telecommunication solutions.
*Navtech Seminars and GPS Supply - Specializes in GPS related training and educational seminars, books, software, and equipment
*NavTrak - Sales of GPS products, marine electronics and land mobile communications equipment.
*New Century Software, Inc. - Provides an online facility to automatically differentially correct Trimble SSF files and convert GPS data into usable GIS data.
*Newpoint Gear - GPS equipment, outdoor gear and a custom line of clothing.
*Northstar Products & Services - Manufacturer of marine GPS and DGPS receivers and chart plotters. Product pictures, descriptions, diagrams and extensive specs. Product support and download section.
*Northern Navigation - Sells precision GPS-based farming equipment including Starlink and Ag Leader DGPS receivers, yield monitors, mapping and guidance systems, and software.
*OmniSTAR - Worldwide differential global positioning systems with many widely-spaced base stations for multi-site solutions. Maps and descriptions of service regions, technical information and pricing.
*Palm Computing Center Lausanne - GPS systems for Palm OS PDA and PocketPC handhelds with MapViewer maps for both systems.
*Pharos GPS Navigation Solutions - Provider of GPS navigation, positioning, and telematics solutions for the PDA market.
*Planet GPS - GPS Receivers and accessories by Garmin, Magellan, Lowrance and other manufacturers on offer.
*Positioning Resources - Software which allows users to take GIS maps out into the field and create accurate, geographically referenced records on the spot.
*Richmond Systems Limited - CMT brand GPS equipment sales, rentals, and repairs.
*Rikaline Marketing - Offering a variety of GPS products including handhelds, receivers, tracking systems and fleet management solutions.
*SiGem - Offers advanced semiconductor technology knowledge. GPS (Global Positioning System) products include GPS antennas, GPS modules, and GPS design kits.
*SiRF - Manufacturer of GPS chips designed for integration for a variety of navigation products and applications.
*Skywave Marine Services and Electronics - Suppliers of marine radios, gps navigators and communication services, and second hand equipment.
*Spirit GPS/GLONASS Technology Licensing - Licenses GPS and GLONASS technologies to GPS vendors.
*Starlink DGPS - Differential GPS equipment for marine navigation, precision farming, crop spraying systems, geographic information systems (GIS), and aerial navigation.
*Stone Technologies - Global positioning systems, security and fire alarms. Electronic engineering, custom design, development and manufacturing. Authorized dealer for GPS equipment.
*Telematicstech - Specializes in telematics and GPS location technologies.
*Teletype UK - Teletype is one of the leading UK manufacturers of portable GPS equipment.
*Timing Technology Inc. - GPS Time & Frequency Systems,GPS Engines,GPS Timing Boards,atomic oscillators,timing technologies.
*Topografix: 1.6 Million US Waypoints - GPS software and database of 1.6 million waypoints for Garmin and Magellan GPS receivers. Software may be downloaded for free evaluation.
*TravRoute - TravRoute's division of ALK Associates, Inc. manufactures products that deliver turn-by-turn directions, real-time mapping, and real-time travel information to vehicles so drivers always know exactly where they're going.
*Trimble - Marine Products - Manufacturer of GPS equipment in marine navigation, marine survey systems and communications systems. Product pictures, descriptions and data files. Searchable database specific to product line.
*Trimble GPS Systems - Trimble's GeoExplorer 3, ProXR, ProXRS, and TerraSync are described here to aid your purchase decision. We advise you on the best GPS for your application.
*TVP Positioning AB - Manufacturers of tracking and positioning equipment. Small GPS units at 70 grams and GPS collars from 120 grams are used for wildlife management.
*Video Mapper - Portable, rapid acquisition system providing GPS positioned data together with annotated, geo-referenced digital images.
*Western Data Systems - GPS rentals and sales, including used demo units for sale.
*Yoas Services - Garmin GPS systems and accessories as well as USGS topographic maps, DeLorme atlases and 3-D map software.

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Information & Software Applications

*Address to GPS Coordinate Converter - Web application to determine the GPS coordinates of addresses in the United States and Canada. Produces a printable page with adjacent map. Neat!
*Andrew's web site - for an alternate view of gps topics.
*Australian Global Positioning Systems Society - A free membership society to bring together the delegates, sponsors, and exhibitors for the Satellite Navigation Conference and to foster, develop, and assist the Global Positioning System disciplines.
*Beijing UniStrong Science and Technology - Provides GPS receivers, antennas and related accessories including mapping software.
*Dale DePriest's Navigation and GPS Articles - for everything gps. Lot's of Info!
*David L. Wilson's GPS Accuracy Web Page - Global Positioning System Accuracy
*Emily Programme - A system study researching the coupling of terrestrial positioning and the satellite-based positioning.
*GIS Services - Specializes in ArcView GIS training and provides commodities, services and training for implementing and integrating solutions with GIS, GPS, AVL, internet mapping and satellite imagery.
*The Global Positioning System: The History of GPS - The history and story of how the Global Positioning System evolved from the development of the world's most accurate timepieces, atomic clocks, by physicists looking into the nature of time. Adapted from an article written by MIT scientist Daniel Kleppner.
*GPS Application for Nokia 92xx - GPS application for sharing navigational data with other users.
*GPS Applications Exchange - GPS technology usage world-wide is featured. GPS application stories are accessed by geographic regions. GPS tutorials are available to enhance understanding.
*GPS Control Base Station on Internet - GPS Base Stations located in New Zealand, Australia, and New Guinea. Download GPS data files for $40-$70 per day.
*GPS Deformation Monitoring - Objective is the development of a system for rapid and inexpensive monitoring of unstable slopes, such as pit walls, earth\rock slopes and dam walls using global satellite positioning technology.
*GPS Kwajalein - GPS Ground Station on Kwajalein Island, photographs of the island and site. Links to others GPS sites.
*GPS Navigator Adventure Magazine - Online place for learning what GPS is, how to use a GPS receiver unit and share stories with fellow users.
*GPS Precise Orbits - Global Positioning System satellite ephemerides ("orbits") information for the general public, from US NOAA. GPS precise orbits are derived using 24 hour data segments from the global GPS network. An informational summary file is provided to document the computation and to convey relevant information about the observed satellites, such as maneuvers or maintenance. Orbits generally are available 2 to 6 days after the observation.
*GPS Site from Univ of Texas - Global positioning system overview and bibliography.
*GPS Status Information from US Naval Observatory - Via ftp.
*The GPS Waypoint Base - Non-commercial project allowing the collection or submission of GPS waypoints.
*GPS.cx Portal - Site with product information, etrex updates and a collection of links and articles about GPS.
*Hyperbolic Positioning Algorithm - An algorithm for obtaining an exact solution for the three dimensional location of a mobile given the locations of four fixed stations (like a GPS satellite or a base station in a cell) and the signal time of arrival (TOA) from the mobile to each station. From Ralph Bucher.
*Internet-based Global Differential GPS - C-language software package for GPS-based real-time positioning and orbit determination. Includes system overview, technical papers, and a live demo .
*Mehaffey and Yeazel's GPS Information - Dozens of reviews and technical articles on GPS receivers and software, and a huge list of GPS links. Lot's of Info!
*Outdoor Gear Reviews - GPS receiver comparisons.
* Peter's web site. - for lots more detail on many items. Lot's of Info!
* Sam's gps site - for an academic view of gps.
*Satellite Navigation and Positioning Group (SNAP) - SNAP is Australia's largest academic GPS research group specialising in high precision GPS technology and applications.
*Septentrio Satellite Navigation - Dual frequency GPS & GLONASS, as well as EGNOS, WAAS and MSAT based on an in-house single baseband processor.
*Tom Born's site - For more Garmin stuff
*Travel by GPS - Downloadable free GPS maps for travel adventures, self-guided tours, and outdoor activities. Map data includes waypoints and routes for use with handheld GPS and
car navigation systems. GPS Maps!
*USCG Navigation Center - GPS, DGPS, LORAN-C, OMEGA, navigation systems, GPS navigation, DGPS navigation.
*Waypoint Database - A database of geographical waypoint information and utilities for GPS/GIS users.
*Wing Way Systems - Navigation-Wonder, a shareware GPS mapping navigation software including voice response system [Windows].

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Palm Pilot Palm - Navigation and GPS

*Cetus GPS - Navigation, tracking and field data collection software for PalmOS handhelds.
*Dale DePriest's Palm Site - Everything you wanted to know about navigation and gps on the palm platform. Lot's of Info!
*Delorme - Earthmate GPS and Solus Pro Palm Software
*Navigation and PalmPilot - A list of products and links for GPS hardware and software for the Palm/Pilot platform.


*Geocaching.com - Includes large database on caches to hunt down, along with general information on geocaching. Cool Site!
*Buxley's Geocaching Waypoint - Explanation of the sport, collection of recent news stories, maps of cache locations, a FAQ, and announcements of geocaching parties and events.
*Degree Confluence Project - A project with the goal to visit each of the latitude and longitude integer degree intersections in the world, take pictures at each location, and post pictures and stories on the website. (Not exactly geocaching...)
*Geocache Rating System - Tool for helping geocachers rate the overall and terrain difficulty of their hidden caches.
*Geocaching Fun - Offers alternative geocaching uses including cache travel, which takes you on a cache tour of popular tourist attractions.
*Geocaching Geocoins Canada - Geocoins are numbered geocaching coins that are designed to provide geocachers with a collectable, tradable and trackable cache prize.
*Geocaching Worldwide - Provides listings of caches. Lets you search for caches by activity, location, and historical significance.
*Geodashing - A version of the GPS game in which teams try to reach random waypoints all over the globe. Features rules, FAQ, mailing list, and archive.
*GPS Gold Rush - An outdoor scavenger hunt with cash prizes to the winners.
*The Groundspeak Forums - Geocaching discussion forum. Topics on general questions, geographical regions, adventures, and GPS related issues.
*The Maryland Geocaching Society - Geocaching related resources related to caching activities in Maryland. Site includes forums, chat, cache listings and coming events
*Navicache - Provides a wide range of information and listing resources for the geocaching enthusiast including worldwide cache listing service, forums, and chat
*Utah Geological Survey - Geocaching - State government site providing an explanation and introduction to geocaching within the state of Utah.

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Marine, FRS Radio & Navigation

*About FRS Radios - Informative website for FRS beginners and potential buyers of FRS radios.
*Communications Technology Review - Information about the FRS radio service in Q&A format.
*ICOM America, Inc. - Manufacturer of marine radios. Product pictures and descriptions. Sales specials and dealer information.
*FRS Zone: FRS review and comparison site. - This site compares the various FRS radios available. Reviews of FRS equipment can be read and submitted.
*GearReview.com - FRS radio reviews.
*Impulse Marine Technology - Sales and service of all types of marine navigation equipment.
*Leica Geosystems - Marine Systems - Advanced navigational systems for marine use.
*NetMarket.com Buyer's Guide - A guide to help you shop for GMRS and FRS radios.
*Ritchie Navigation - Manufacturer of compasses and mounts for marine applications.
*Pat's Boating in Canada: VHF Marine Radio - Synopsis of marine radio usage rules in Canada.
*Personal Radio Steering Group. - The national organization which supports GMRS and FRS radio.
*Pinpoint Systems International - Tactronics, a division of Pinpoint Systems International, is the leader in development, manufacturing, and life cycle support of ultra-rugged, tactical integrated electronics systems, marine electronics and trolling motors.
*PMR 446 - Information on the PMR-446 radio communications service used in Europe as their equivalent to FRS.
*Popular Wireless Magazine - Online magazine and bulletin board with GMRS and FRS radio reviews.
*Roffer's Ocean Fishing Forecasting Service, Inc. (ROFFS) - Provides real-time tactical and strategic fishing forecasts for recreational and commercial fishing, using satellite-derived environmental data, providing daily road maps to the fish.
*SEA Marine, a unit of Datamarine International, Inc. - Manufacturer of marine radios, satellite communication equipment, data communication equipment, hailers and EPIRBS. Product pictures, information and specifications. Dealer locator.
*Shakespeare Composites and Electronics - Manufacturer of marine antennas and related accessories. Product pictures and descriptions. Technical section and suggested retail pricing.
*Simrad USA - Worldwide manufacturer of marine electronics.
*Uniden Marine Radios - Manufacturer of marine radios. Includes product pictures, descriptions, specifications and FAQ.
*Worcester, MA GMRS - General Mobile Radio Service Repeater serving the Worcester, MA area.

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This page was Created Dec 29, 1999
Last updated on Nov 20, 2002

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