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Digital Yacht PilotLINK Class A AIS WiFi Interface

  • Wireless Interface for Class A AIS Systems
  • Creates a WiFi Navigation Network on Board a Vessel
  • Compatible with iOS, Android , PC and MAC Based Systems
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    • The Digital Yacht PilotLINK Class A AIS WiFi Interface is a wireless interface for Class A AIS systems
    • All Class A transponders share a common connector for a pilot interface and PilotLINK connects directly to this via a 1 meter cable
    • PilotLINK which allows AIS and GPS data from the Class A to be sent directly to any connected mobile devices such as phones or tablets
    • It’s compatible with iOS and Android systems (depending upon app utilized) as well as PC & MAC based systems
    • Connects to any Class A AIS transponder and creates a WiFi link to iPad, iPhone or Android tablets
    • Ideal for use with iNavX, iAIS, iSailor, iRegattaetc
    • Power: Battery or external USB power
    • Supplied with pilot plug connection cable
    • Applications: Maritime pilots, USCG, Navy, security companies, survey operations, ship’s captains, superyachts
    • PilotLINK is supplied with a 1 meter cable, fitted with the industry standard Class A AIS pilot plug mating connector
      • An optional 10 meter extension cable is also available (Sold Separately)
      • Simply plug in, switch on and an instant WiFi hotspot is created and connected to the Class A system
      • The WiFi hotspot typically offers a radius of up to about 30 meters
    • PilotLINK is stand alone and can operate from its internal, user replaceable, dry battery (PP3) for up to 15 hours
      • Alternatively, it can connect via a standard mini USB connector to any USB style power pack or AC/DC USB power Adapter that are readily available from many 3rd parties
    • Compatible Apps:
      • PilotLINK is compatible with a wide variety of apps and PC programs
      • iAIS is a free of charge app from Digital DeepSea which gives a basic AIS radar type display and target information
      • It’s also compatible with iSailor and iNavX - both popular charting/AIS products and many other 3rd party apps available through the Apple App store or Google Play on Android
      • PilotLINK can also interface with a PC and MAC. Popular navigation programs such as SmarterTrack, RodePoint, MACENC, Seapro and MaxSea can be utilized
      • The product ships with SmarterTrack Lite - a full featured AIS display program for Windows PC


    • Dimensions 75 mm x 115 mm x 25 mm
    • AIS Interface: 38400 baud via 1 meter cable for Class A pilot plug connector IMO SN/Circ.227
    • WiFi Interface: 802.11b/g Access Point mode UDP & TCP/IP Compatible
    • Range: Typically 30m radius
    • Power: 9 Volt PP3 Internal battery (Battery is Not Included)
      • Optional USB external power source (Sold Separately)
    • Battery Life: Typically 15 hours
    • Indicators: Status-Data-Link
    • Software: Supplied with SmarterTrack Lite PC software. iAIS available as free download from Apple app store. Also compatible with 3rd party apps such as iNavX and iSailor
    • Options: (Sold Separately)
      • Rubber Jacket (ZDIGPLRC)
      • 10 m Pilot Plug Extension cable (ZDIGPPLEXT)

    Digital Yacht PC Pilot Plug Cable
    Item #: 259799
  • Receive NMEA 0183, AIS and GPS Data via a USB Port
  • Allows Connection from PC to a Class A Transponder
  • Plugs into PCs, MACs and Linux Based Systems, Length: 1.8 meters
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    Digital Yacht Sea PC Pilot Plug Extension Cable
    Item #: 259800
  • Extends any Pilot Plug, Cable Length: 10 meters
  • Extend the Pilot Plug Cable without Increasing the USB Cable Length
  • Extends the NMEA 0183 Wiring Not the USB Wiring
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