I have a Wheel pilot with an ST6001+ control head and have an opportunity to pick up a new X-5 course computer at a good price. Will my control head work with the X-5? Whats the difference between the ST6001+ and the ST6002+?
"This is now approximately one year after I first began trying to fix this problem.
in the meantime the wind pod was replaced at spring launch of the boat and it appeared that the wind direction data was being obtained. About one month…"
"i finslly got to make the measuements...all seems to OK
RED TO GREEN 5K...red to blue and green to blue bothe around 2.8 K
Sittil at dock all other electronics OFF IN AUTO..it moves back and forth but more eratic"
"Thanks Verified all of the above with the exception of testing another transducer as I do not have access to one. However as soon as I am in water >35 feet it works perfectly from 5knts right through to 23 knts. As soon as I enter…"
Can't just plug and play the 260
As the Ray260 does not feature a SeaTalk communications port. It features SeaTalkng and NMEA 0183 communications ports. Should your Ray240 have been interfaced via SeaTalk…"
"Thanks for you response. Although I have only had this unit For less than a week, I lose the depth reading at any speed over 8 kts. Yesterday however I got good depth reading at all speeds in all functions. This lasted about 10 minutes and then…"
"Thank you, gentlemen. All done. The autopilot recognizes the Garmin GPS and it may be switched off with a main switch on the powerline. I'll have to calibrate it on the water now.
Shouldn't the autopilot get the correct heading from the…"
"Update on problem. Have reduced data supplied to the T122 to one sentence transmitted at 4800 baud. Micro net consistently updates data for 10 second after micro net boot then "hangs" (displays the same data) for 5 seconds then displays no…"
"I tried the suggested fixes from the Moderator, no luck there. What's strange is I would switch on the GPS and it wouldn't work, switch it off and on again and it would work. I tried this two more times with the same result. Not working…"