"Okay after months of delay, I was able to take my boat out yesterday. I relocated my flux gate compass and the deviation is 56 degrees after performing the circle calibration. The autopilot could not complete the zigzag helm test…"
"Thanks for responding, & late on a holiday weekend besides. My ST800/B120 is the fishfinder version (was not aware of an instrument version) connected via a DSM300 & STHS to my network. Whether underway or at rest the E125 displays speed as…"
NMEA 2000 devices are not designed to be directly coupled to one another and should you do so, the MFD will not communicate with the your ICOM M506. Instead, these devices are designed to be interfaced as spurs to a powered and properly…"
Should the MFD's NMEA 0183 buffer include sentences which are populated as 0.0 when underway, then it is recommended that you check the Speed and Log data items reported within the MFD's Databar, Data application, or Databoxes.…"
"Okay, that explains why I could not access the data source--I was thinking that the ST/STNG converter was a problem & preventing speed data display since I could not access the transducer set-up menu, but it appears my network is working as…"