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March 11, 2020

CLA2000 our latest Class A AIS Transponder is now shipping

We’re now shipping our CLA2000 IMO Approved Class A AIS transponder.  It’s a single display solution, without cumbersome black boxes or junction units yet features three NMEA 0183 interfaces, NMEA 2000 and also wireless for tablet and iPad connectivity.  It’s waterproof, compact and has a high bright 5″ colour display […]
February 28, 2020

How to configure an AIS transponder with the web interface

In order to facilitate the use and configuration of our AIS transponders, our new AIS transponders now have a built-in web interface. This is the case for the iAISTX, iAISTX Plus and AIT5000 (since March 2020). These devices create a WiFi network on board and configure themselves by connecting to […]
February 27, 2020
Tech Training From Digital Yacht

New Tech Training From Digital Yacht

UK Distributor SM Group hosted a dealer day in Southampton today and Digital Yacht were pleased to show our latest products and update our customers on new technology. Here’s a copy of our latest dealer technical training presentation which covers: First look at our latest iAIS TX wireless transponder How […]
February 8, 2020

Digital Yacht At Miami Show Feb 13-17 Booth C644

Digital Yacht will be at the Miami Boatshow (Booth C644) from 13-17 February 2020 with exciting new products, special offers and experts on hand to answer your questions and provide great marine electronic solutions. See iAISTX – our new wireless AIS system designed for integrating with iPad and tablet apps like Navionics.  AIS […]
January 8, 2020

The CD is dead, long live the Online CD

For many years, we have included a CD-ROM with our products that contained all of the Software tools and USB drivers. However, times are a changing and many new PCs and Macs no longer have an integral CD/DVD drive and most customers are now happy to download the latest versions […]
January 7, 2020

Digital Yacht at Boot 2020 – Hall 10 Stand A29

  Digital Yacht will be exhibiting at Boot 2020, Dusseldorf from 18-26th January.  Find us in Hall 10, Stand A29.  We’ll have a huge line up of new AIS products including iAISTX, our value priced, Class B AIS transponder designed specifically for iPad and tablet navigation. For professional users requiring […]
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iAISTX – Digital Yacht easy Class B AIS transponder solution for iPad and tablet navigation

4/13/2021

iAISTX is our great value Class B AIS transponder (send and receive AIS data) with a wireless interface for use with iPads, smart phones and tablets running the marine charting apps.   Providing a...

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PCs & Softwares, Product Information

PC Nav System with Furuno Radar and Timezero Software

4/07/2021

Digital Yacht Aqua PCs, AIS, sensors, NMEA interfaces and wireless gateways are the perfect hardware partner for TimeZero/MaxSea navigation software plus we now offer radar integration with the...

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Greener Horizons from Digital Yacht

3/22/2021

Greener Horizons is Digital Yacht’s upgraded sustainability initiative for 2021. Our aim is to absolutely minimise our carbon footprint in everything we do and each month we’ll share some of our...

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Share a Smile and Help Comic Relief

3/08/2021

Comic Relief and Red Nose Day is back on Friday 19th March and this year, it’s never felt more important to have some fun and raise money to support people living incredibly tough lives. As they...

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AIS, Digital Deep Sea, General News, Product Information

Changes to the Wireless Telegraphy Act to Comply with ICNIRP Guidelines on EMF Exposure

3/04/2021

If you have a Ship's Radio Licence then you may have received an email from Ofcom recently regarding new compliance rules on EMF (electromagnetic field) exposure.  The International Commission for...

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AIS, Applications, General News, Product Information, Software

Search & Rescue Helicopters With AIS Transponder

3/03/2021

Most of the latest search and rescue (SAR) helicopters are now equipped with an AIS transponder and our NavLINK iOS app presents them beautifully as a miniature helicopter icon, overlaid onto the...

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AIS, Applications, News

AIS Transponder on heavy lifting barge

2/25/2021

Another interesting application for Digital Yacht AIS systems is for tracking, identifying and locating heavy lifting barges.  These floating platforms are towed into place with tugs but then often...

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Interfacing & Portable Navigations, PCs & Softwares, Product Information

Signal K + OpenCPN + Digital Yacht

2/23/2021

The following article explains how to use Signal K on a Windows PC to interface Digital Yacht's iKonvert (wired) or NavLink2 (wireless) NMEA 2000 gateways to the popular OpenCPN navigation...

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AIS, PCs & Softwares, Product Information

Digital Yacht & TimeZero PC Navigation Solutions

3/10/2021

TimeZero (formally MaxSea) PC navigation software brings sophisticated navigation to reality with radar and AIS/MARPA integration, multiple chart formats and even cloud based syncing of user data to...

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AIS, General News, Interfacing & Portable Navigations, Product Information

iKonvert AIS Converter

2/17/2021

iKonvert is our universal AIS converter.  It can take NMEA 2000 data and convert to NMEA 0183 and vica versa.  To make installation as flexible and easy as possible, it has a simple internal...

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