March 5, 2014

Status of WL60 (and WL410) Wireless Adaptor Drivers

  Change is the one thing you can be sure of in the consumer electronics market and we are always reviewing and checking our products to make sure that they support the latest operating system updates. With the release of Windows 8 from Microsoft, Maverick OS 10.9 from Apple and […]
March 4, 2014

New Improved Marine Traffic AIS Service

Marine Traffic, the popular live AIS website, has had a major upgrade. First released in 2007, Marine Traffic has grown to be the most popular vessel tracking service in the world, with a large network of contributors that have installed AIS receiving stations (like our AISNet product)  in their homes or […]
March 3, 2014

MUX100 – A really simple yet effective NMEA 0183 data multiplexer

Dual Channel NMEA 0183 data combiner with 4800 and 38400 baud connectivity and dual input/outputs
March 3, 2014

MUX100 NMEA Data Combiner – Sorts Monday Morning Interfacing issues!

The MUX100 NMEA multiplexer is a two channel NMEA 0183 data combiner capable of resolving most NMEA interfacing issues.  It has two NMEA inputs for  4800 and 38400 baud connectivity and dual outputs. The most popular configuration is to accept high speed data from an AIS device and combine with […]
February 28, 2014

WL510 WIFI DEALER HOTSPOT – Offer your customers wireless internet access

Our high power WL510 WiFi System has proved popular for internet access whilst afloat so we’ve produced a variant which allows a shore side installation to act as a hotspot for local users.  Many marinas already have a wifi subscription service but this can often be expensive or unreliable.   […]
February 27, 2014
Providing GPS data to Standard Horizon

Providing GPS data to Standard Horizon Radios

  Following on from yesterday’s post about connecting our GPS150 and AIT2000 to Icom radios to enable the DSC function, I have now completed a Tech Note on how to do the connections on Standard Horizon radios. For customers thinking about buying a new VHF/DSC radio, the latest Explorer model […]
February 26, 2014
Providing GPS data to Icom

Providing GPS data to Icom Radios

A recent post on Panbo, the popular marine electronics website, raised an interesting issue of the number of VHF DSC radios in the United States that have not been properly configured for DSC. This really got us thinking, because two of our products; the new GPS150 DualNav Positioning Sensor and […]
February 25, 2014
Going wireless on a B&G

Going wireless on a B&G Hydra 2000 System

An owner of a J109 contacted us this week to see if there was any way we could breath new life in to his B&G Hydra 2000 racing instrument system. Much as he would have liked to install a complete new instrument systems, high performance racing software from Expedition and […]