May 14, 2020

UK Marine Industry Speaks Out – Results of our Covid Impact Survey

Last week,  we asked our limited but representative 300 UK marine trade contacts to complete a simple questionnaire on the impact of Covid on their business.  These companies range from dealers and installers, retail shops, training organisations and boat builders.  All the results are available to download from HERE together […]
May 13, 2020

New Updated “Non-Idiot’s Guide to AIS”

With so many new innovations in the world of AIS, we felt is was about time that we updated our popular “Non-Idiot’s Guide to AIS”. First created and presented to the British Marine Electronics Association (BMEA) back in 2012, this guide is our most viewed and downloaded online article. With […]
May 4, 2020

Digital Update May 2020 Now Available For Download

The latest edition of Digital Update (May 2020) is now available to download from HERE or click on the image below In this issue, we look at solutions – combining our equipment with 3rd party products to create great value, practical and powerful systems for your boat.  This month, we focus on boat […]
May 1, 2020

Integrating an AIT2500 transponder with an Icom M506 VHF Radio

Digital Yacht Solutions – Overview The AIT2500 is Digital Yacht’s latest SOTDMA 5W Class B+ AIS transponder. It can integrate with NMEA 0183 and NMEA 2000 systems. The Icom M506 is an AIS ready VHF which is normally supplied with an internal AIS receiver. Many boaters want AIS transmission capability […]
April 23, 2020

4G Connect & Boat Monitoring With An Arlo Security Camera

Our 4G Connect Pro has been one of the hottest products this year – providing fast, 4G internet connectivity on board for browsing, weather, email, movies, entertainment etc.  We’ve seen users with up to 20NM offshore connectivity.  Once you have internet on board, your boat opens up to a realm […]
April 9, 2020

Digital Update April 2020 Now Available To Download

The latest edition of Digital Update (April 2020) is now available to download from HERE or click on the image below.  In this edition we take a look at new wireless interface capabilities of our flagship AIT5000, NavLink HD iPhone & iPad app upgrade with more charts, CPA and TCPA […]
March 31, 2020
receive NMEA & AIS data on navigation apps & software

FAQs about how to configure apps & software

With an increasing number of boaters using a tablet or PC for navigation, our NMEA to WiFi gateways (WLN10, WLN30, NavLINK2), NMEA-USB converter, iKommunicate bundle or an AIS receiver/transponder with built-in WiFi can be used to connect the boat’s nav system to the latest compatible apps. We’ve created this helpful FAQ listing […]
March 26, 2020

Upgrade your Standard Horizon VHF-AIS Radio to Wireless

Many boaters who wanted a new VHF radio and a simple AIS receiver only solution opted for the Standard Horizon GX2100/2200/6000 series. These radios show a basic AIS target presentation but its very limited and the small screen makes it difficult to use. That can all change with the Digital […]