This compact 25cm (10″) VHF antenna with sucker cup style mounting is designed specifically for use with our Nomad portable AIS system but can also be used as an emergency VHF antenna if used with a suitable BNC to PL259 adaptor (not supplied).
This base loaded 1/4 wave antenna, comes complete with an integral 4m (12ft) cable, fitted with a BNC connector and rubber suction cup for fast, easy mounting to any smooth horizontal surface.
“The perfect low cost entry level AIS Receiver for the new breed of small NMEA2000 chart plotters.”
“Perfect for PC based navigation systems with USB drivers for PC, MAC and linux.”
“Nomad is the first portable AIS navigation solution from Digital Yacht. It is a class B AIS transponder with a wireless and USB interface built in for tablets and PCs”
“Patented zero loss technology lets you share your main VHF antenna with the VHF radio, FM radio and AIS. Compatible with transponders and receivers.”
“Combination NMEA and USB connections for PC and plotter based systems. Also features NMEA input and inbuilt multiplexer.”
“An easy to install Class B AIS transponder with plug ‘n play NMEA 2000 interface. Built in GPS antenna and ideal for use on smaller yachts and boats like RIBs and center consoles.”