August 8, 2012

NEW – Pilot Plug 10m Extension Cable for AIS Class A Transponders

After receiving  a request from our UK distributor CA Clase, we have created a new 10m Pilot Plug Extension Cable which will be a very useful accessory for any large vessel fitted with an AIS  Class A transponder. As their name suggests, Pilot Plugs were defined by the IMO as […]
July 5, 2012

Fault Finding an AIT2000 Transponder

You can also download this Tech Note (00036) from the Support Area of our Website. Once an AIT2000 has been installed and operating correctly for some time, the most common causes of failure are the external connections i.e. Power, VHF antenna and GPS Antenna. The first step is to test […]
July 5, 2012

Marine Electronics & Communication Article featuring CLB2000

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 24, 2012

iAIS Four Star Winner in Dutch Press

In the April edition of WaterKampioen our iAIS was reviewed and received four stars out of five. It came as recommended by the Editorial team, which we’re really pleased about! If you didn’t see the edition and can’t get hold of it, you can read it here (as long as […]
May 23, 2012

Read about our new SPL2000 splitter in Sailing Today

In the July issue, our new splitter – the SPL2000, which has replaced the SPL250 has been featured. If you turn to page 22 you can read all about! It is available now. SPL2000 as featured in SailingToday
May 10, 2012

Good AIS Etiquette – Fitting a Silence Switch

As the number of vessels with an AIS Transponder increases, yachtsmen should seriously consider fitting their Class B AIS Transponder with a Silent Switch. In popular areas, the amount of AIS traffic can cause excessive clutter on people’s plotters and fitting a simple switch that stops your Class B Transponder […]
May 10, 2012

AIT2000 in Italiano

We’ve recently received some great press coverage in Italy, which has included our Italian version of the AIT2000 video. Below is the full article. AIT2000 Transponder AIS Classe B AIT2000 Transponder AIS Classe B Un ricevitore AIS o transponder richiede un antenna VHF, ma Yacht Digital il nuovo SPL2000 AIS-antenna […]