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AIS CSB200 - Transponder inc. GPS antenna £539.75 inc. UK delivery and VAT

AIS CSB200 - Transponder inc. GPS antenna £539.75 inc. UK delivery and VAT

Price: £539.75 Free Delivery

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Comar CSB200 transponder - we believe that this is the best value AIS transponder on the market

Trade in your AIS-2-USB - ask us what we will offer you!

MRSP £680.40 our price inc VAT and UK delivery £539.75 (We have tested and installed these units ourselves - see Navigation and Weather Software for some captured images)

This high quality AIS transponder from Comar Systems on the Isle of Wight is an important element in the safety of yachtsmen.  In addition to gathering information concerning other vessels for display on your PC it also broadcasts the details of your own vessel enabling you to be seen by local shipping and enabling them to contact your yacht using DSC if necessary.  Comar confirm that the unit operates very well with a conventional VHF antenna - with little measurable benefit in using a specially tuned unit.  Height is important however and to operate at the masthead without interfering with your marine VHF the EasySplit OCB splitter (shown above) is recommended.  We have set up this unit using a standard VHF antenna at the masthead and have received AIS data from vessels at a distance of over 20 miles.

Comar products give excellent performance this together with their compact and robust design makes them a popular choice for commercial applications.

Also see our special AIS/Splitter kit (below) which contains extra required cables.

The CSB200 AIS transponder is a sturdy compact unit 190mm x 120mm x 50mm

It uses a separate GPS antenna for fast and accurate position fixing and enabling the CSB200 transponder to be installed in any convenient location below decks.

Details are as follows:

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automatic transmission of vessels own position, speed and heading
to other vessels within VHF range
a method of monitoring the position, speed and heading of other
vessels within VHF range
the ability to plot the progress, changes in heading and speed of
other vessels on a PC or Chart Plotter
display of a vessels name, call sign and MMSI number to enable calling the target
vessel on a DSC radio and ascertain their intentions

LED indicators for Status, Receive and Transmit

transmitter SUPRESS switch to conserve power, or for covert use in your favourite fishing location!  The switch is on a 1 metre flying lead with panel for ease of mounting in any conveneint place
   
 TX Switch1

Includes:

AIS CSB200 transponder unit
panel mount transmit on/off switch on flying lead with mounting plate
serial connector
power conenctor
PC software for setting up and using the CSB200

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