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PC Navtex USB
The PC Navtex USB is a two channel navtex receiver designed to operate on your personal computer. It will receive navtex messages even without your PC connected. Navtex messages are stored in a vast internal memory for you to download when you get on board. Down loading is quick and the software provided allows you to select the messages you want.
Leave the unit on 24/7 then, when you get on board, just plug in your PC and immediately download the latest weather forecast from your local station, or any other message stored in the PC Navtex USB’s memory.
An excellent website with details of NAVTEX, RTTY and HF radio weather services can be found here: http://weather.mailasail.com/Franks-Weather
Try the PC Navtex software before you buy – download a full working version here: PC Navtex Demo (requires PC Windows XP – 10)
Latest production PC Navtex software V4 (Windows 10 Compatible)
518 and 490kHz message reception
12 volt supply with low 27mA current consumption
Connects to standard Nasa Navtex antenna supplied
Supply voltage 10 to 16 volts DC
Dimensions 115 x 100 x 30mm
Antenna length 195mm (complete with 7 metre cable)
Supplied with PC CD software, USB connection lead, fused power cable and active antenna
Compatible with Windows XP to 8