August 16, 2022

Live AIS targets on NV Charts

After our previous article about the popular NV Charts app, we have published a video to explain how to configure NV Charts to receive live AIS targets.  
August 12, 2022

Getting the Correct SIM cards for our 4G Products

One of the most common problems, that the Digital Yacht support team help our 4G Product customers with, is SIM card issues. This little piece of plastic, with its integrated memory chip, containing a unique identifier, that allows your data usage to be tracked, causes a disproportionate amount of wasted […]
July 6, 2022

New “Furuno Compatible” GPS160F Positioning Sensor

Furuno are one of the most successful marine electronic manufacturers in the world and their products can be found on thousands of vessels, from the smallest yacht to the largest super-tanker. Renowned for their reliability, there are many older Furuno systems, still giving good service, that were developed before the […]
May 30, 2022

Furuno GP1871 Solution with Digital Yacht Products

“I’ve a 40ft sail boat and want a waterproof MFD display at the helm and a PC based navigation solution at the chart table so I can use this for weather, internet and navigation.  Plus I want NMEA 2000 integration, AIS and a terrific price!” We’re often asked for packages […]
May 16, 2022

Configuring our 4G Products

Since COVID forced many of us to start working remotely, we are seeing an ever increasing demand for our 4G Products. Once installed and working, these products are extremely reliable, but with so many mobile network operators around the world, initial setup can be confusing. To help our customers get […]
March 4, 2022

Important Update for our 4G Products

AT&T, the large US mobile network operator, recently announced that they would be switching off their 3G service, so that they could improve and focus ongoing investment on their 4G and 5G networks. This has had an impact on many AT&T users, some of whom have had to upgrade to […]
January 31, 2022

4G Xtream vs 4G Connect Comparison

  Since the launch of our 4G Xtream product last year, we are often asked, “what are the differences between your 4G Connect and 4G Xtream products?” This article will highlight the main differences between the two products, so that you can decide which model would best suit your needs. […]
October 28, 2021
NMEA 2000 data on navigation software & app

Receiving NMEA 2000 on a navigation software & app

  The navigation software ScanNav released an update a few weeks ago as it now accepts raw NMEA 2000 data from our iKonvert or NavLink2. A list of PGNs (Message format and parameter group numbers) is preconfigured for commonly used instruments (GPS, COG & SOG, wind, depth, compass, loch, AIS, […]