July 3, 2012

SmarterTrack Lite Software – Quick Start Guide Now Online

We have just added the quick start guide for this piece of software, which should get most people up and running with ease. If you have recently received SmarterTrack Lite software and need a hand just go to our website www.digitalyacht.co.uk and select products, then choose software and then SmarterTrack […]
June 29, 2012

Yachts International Magazine feature CLB2000 AIS Transponder

US magazine, Yachts International, has included our CLB2000 in a recent article. Unfortunately they have used the wrong product picture – the article features the CLB1000. The CLB2000 looks very similar though, it’s just half the size. Here’s what it really looks like! Have a read by cutting and pasting […]
June 6, 2012

AIS TRANSPONDERS – Do I need another GPS antenna?

We’re asked this all the time…   Unfortunately, the regulations surrounding AIS do not permit feeding an AIS transponder with an alternative GPS source from, for instance, a NMEA output from a chart plotter.  All Class B transponders must have their own internal GPS and they will validate its accuracy […]
May 29, 2012

SC500 Chart Plotter Software Update Video

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VgtQ1ZjytmU&feature=plcp

Find out about the latest software upgrade that is available here.

May 28, 2012

SC500 Plotter Display Adds Colour to Our AIT2000

Ours SC500 plotter has had a software make over to really improve the way AIS targets are displayed and allow easier navigation.  The new software works with both models – the SC500 which is designed to connect to an existing AIS receiver or transponder and the SC500A which incorporates an […]
May 28, 2012

WL510 Antenna Mounting Options

The WL510 is supplied with a 1m high gain WiFi antenna which is fitted with a 1.25″ threaded section and nut.  We also supply a 1.25″ deck base (called the E179F) which allows fitting direct to a horizontal surface.  Some users have, however, requested a 1″ adaptor so that the […]
May 28, 2012
SmartTrack NMEA2000 Setup

SmarterTrack Software Gets A New Release

We’ve just launched a new release of SmarterTrack software (VR 6.05) which has some nifty new features. Navionic’s charts can now be copied onto the hard drive of the PC so that the chart doesn’t have to be installed in the reader.  This is great for dual use systems where […]
May 25, 2012

NMEA-USB Adaptor

If you want a quick and easy way to get NMEA into your PC or MAC, the our USB-NMEA adaptor (ZDIGUSBNMEA) is the perfect choice.  It works with 4800 and 38400 baud data so is AIS compatible too and we even include a software CD which includes drivers and some […]