November 7, 2012

Aqua 50 – Introduces Linux To marine PCs

We’re getting ready for some new product introductions at METS next week and here’s a new idea… Digital Yacht have introduced a new, ultra compact, marine PC which uses Linux as an operating system and comes preinstalled with some interesting software applications including Open CPN, a full function electronic chart […]
October 24, 2012

iNAVHub – See What it Can Do…

iNAVHub is one of our most exciting new products so check this out to see what it can offer.  The “walk on board and connect” solution that’s easy to deploy and makes NMEA and Internet data available through ONE password protected wifi point- and at an affordable price. This is […]
September 20, 2012

New Firmware Update for AIT2000 + CLB2000

Today we have just finished testing and approving a new software update for our popular AIT2000 and CLB2000 Class B Transponders. This is the first update for these products and includes a number of small tweaks to the Alarms, to stop the occasional false alarm that one or two customers have reported. […]
September 11, 2012

Class B Static Data on NMEA2000

Occasionally technological progress can create unforeseen incompatibilities and unfortunately this has recently proved to be the case with some NMEA2000 chart plotters displaying AIS data.  A recent “name and shame” article on Panbo, the leading Marine Electronics Blog, highlighted a very important issue with some popular chart plotters from major manufacturers […]
September 11, 2012

Re-Configuring an HSC100

Our popular HSC100 compass sensor comes in two versions; the original HSC100 and the newer HSC100T which outputs HDT and ROT for Class A Transponders. In some installations, it is necessary to re-configure the HSC100 to output a different format of compass heading sentence or to change the damping on […]
August 30, 2012

Boost the range of your iAIS or WLN10 wireless devices

  Both our iAIS and WLN10 wireless NMEA devices are supplied with a small 3dB wireless antenna, which is fine on most installations. However, on larger vessels or if you have to install the device in a cupboard or behind a bulk head, it is very easy to improve the […]
August 29, 2012

New WL60 and WL410 Long Range Wi-Fi Adaptors are Mountain Lion compatible

Digital Yacht are pleased to announce the release of two new Long Range Wi-Fi Adaptors. The WL60 and WL410 replace the popular WL50 and WL400 units and are in stock now. Featuring new 802.11n Wi-Fi chipsets, a more powerful 300mW (was 200mW) modem and 64bit drivers, the WL60 and WL410 […]
August 14, 2012

Using a Mac with our WL510 Long Range Wi-Fi Adaptor

With the incredible success of the iPhone and iPad, there has been a noticeable increase in customers using Macs on their boat and many are using our WL510 to get a Long Range Wi-Fi connection to the marinas they visit. Normal wireless networking on the Mac is very simple but setting […]