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WEATHERiFOBOX - WIB4S

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Europaweit Wetter an Bord mit und ohne PC. Parallelempfänger für gleichzeitigen Empfang von frei verfügbaren Wettervorhersagen und Warnungen.

RRP 759,00 €

1 piece | 749,00 € €/piece Ready for shipping Delivery time: 1 - 6 days Weight: 0.3 kg

WEATHERiFOBOX WIB4S 

European-wide sea weather - NAVTEX - Barograph

  • Receives sea-weather forecasts of the DWD in German and English language
  • Receives NAVTEX on 518 kHz (international, English)
  • Receives NAVTEX on 490 kHz (national, national language)
  • Automatical message administration
  • LC-Display with 240x128 Pixel
  • PC-Software with SYNOP decoder (Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10)
  • Precision-air-pressure-sensor with 0,1hPa resolution
  • Diagram of the air pressure process (two days)
  • Indication of air pressure tendency (3 hour)
  • Supply Voltage: 12V

The WEATHERINFOBOX WIB4S is a digital receiver for weather and Navtex messages. All reports are stored in a vast internal memory. View the forecasts, when you get on board, at the sharp high contrast liquid crystal display or connect the unit to your board-PC or laptop via the USB port. The enclosed PC-software (Windows) enables comfortably to read the received messages, to print out and to put into archives. 

The German Weather Service (DWD) transmits sea weather reports, weather forecasts and station messages in English and German language on one long wave and five short wave frequencies. The WIB4S receives these frequencies European-wide. The unit offers an automatic frequency tuning and is choosing always the best available frequency.
The WIB4S can receive NAVTEX messages on 518 kHz (internationally in English) and 490 kHz (nationally, national language) worldwide. The NAVTEX reception will work simultaneously to the reception of the DWD.

Additionally the device contains an air pressure sensor to record the air pressure course for an interval of two days.

RTTY from DWD (German Weather Service)

The DWD transmits sea weather reports, weather forecasts and station messages in English and German language on long wave and five short wave frequencies. The WIB4S receives these frequencies European-wide. 

NAVTEX from the costal radio stations

The device receives the NAVTEX messages of the coastal radio stations simultenious on 518 kHz (in English) and 490 kHz (national language).

NAVTEX messages

  • Nautical warnings
  • Distress at sea
  • Weather reports
  • Gale warnings

Barograph

With the help of the internal precision-air-pressure-sensor the air pressure will be stored during a period of max. seven days.
The air pressure process can be indicated on the PC in form of a gradient.

Antenna

The WEATHERINFOBOX will be used with an external active antenna or a longwire antenna for connecting an (isolated) backstay. 
 
The WIB4S is suitable for:Windows XP and Win 7 / 8 / 10

Scope of delivery
• 1 x WIB4S
• 1 x USB-Cable
• 2 x Screws
• 1 x Mounting brackets
• 1 x CD-ROM
• 1 x Manual

Fahrgebiet Europe
Reception frequencies 147,3kHz, 490kHz, 516kHz, 4583kHz, 7646kHz, 10100,8kHz,11039kHz, 14467,3kHz
External antenna necessary Yes
Connector typ BNC 50 Ohm
PC interface USB
Air pressure sensor Yes
Decoding RTTY, Navtex
Internal data storage Yes
Power Supply 12 Volt
Power consumption 90mAh
Dimensions 155 x 97 x 29 mm
Weight 500g
Supported OS Windows XP - 10
Display Yes
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