NASA Clipper Tactical Wind System

NASA Clipper Tactical Wind System

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The output data is in the NMEA 0183 format and can be used to drive any compatible display that utilises the MWV sentence. True wind display unit - The Clipper True Wind Display shows apparent wind speed and direction and, when connected to a log or GPS, it can also show true wind speed and direction.

Technical Data.

Mast transmitter supplied with 20m cable.

NMEA 0183 4800 Baud data sentence MWV - update rate = 10 per second.

Wind speed 0 to 99.9 Kts.

Wind direction 0 to 360 degrees.

Supply voltage nominal 12 Volts.

Wind sensor supply current 9mA<.>

Display Unit.

Supply voltage nominal 12 Volts.

Supply current 10mA + (10mA for back light illumination Max).

NMEA input sentence MWV.

Back light - 9 levels.

Pointer style - 2Display wind speed - 0 to 99 Kts.

Display Wind angle - 0 to 360 degrees represented by 60 segments.

Display case size 110 x 110mm.

NMEA boat speed input either VHW from log or RMC from GPS for True wind speed and direction.