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.
“Perfect for PC based navigation systems with USB drivers for PC, MAC and linux.”
“The perfect low cost entry level AIS Receiver for the new breed of small NMEA2000 chart plotters.”
“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”
“Perfect for PC based navigation systems with USB drivers for PC, MAC and linux. Pack also includes a portable VHF antenna”
“Connects to any NMEA AIS compatible chart plotter and adds an AIS overlay. Simple to install, highly sensitive dual channel design that’s easy to install with Garmin, Raymarine, Standard, Lowrance, Simrad, Furuno etc plotters.”
“The AIT5000 is a Class B+ AIS Transponder with a 5W power output, a Wi-Fi interface, a built-in VHF splitter and utilises SOTDMA format transmissions.”