Digital Radomes feature 4 kW transmitter with 48 NM range.
February 24, 2009 -
Providing digital and analog signal processing, RD418D and RD424D Radar Scanners include low-noise receiver technology for small target detection, and 8 pulse width/5 PRF transmitter, which ensures optimum performance through every range scale. Auto GST technology automatically provides intelligent control of gain, sea clutter, and tune adjustments, while optimizing small target returns.
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Raymarine Introduces First Ever Digital Radomes
New Class-Leading Compact Radomes Offer Unmatched Performance and Exclusive Receiver Technology
MERRIMACK, N.H. and MIAMI, Feb. 12 /-- Miami International Boat Show -- Raymarine, Inc., a world leader in marine electronics, today introduced its new Digital Radome radar scanners, the RD418D and RD424D, which raise the industry benchmark for compact radar antenna performance. Both highly advanced digital radomes feature a powerful 4 kilowatt transmitter for increased performance and exclusive low-noise receiver technology.
"Our new line of digital radomes provides boaters with unmatched target detection and outstanding clarity," said Dave Bimschleger, President of Raymarine, Inc. "We've made it possible to seamlessly network the digital radomes with E-Series, G-Series and the new C-Series Widescreen multifunction displays using our SeaTalkhs networking technology, so Raymarine customers with boats of all sizes can benefit from premium digital radar technology."
Key performance features offered with the new digital radomes include:
-- Digital and analog signal processing for unparalleled radome performance.
-- Low-noise receiver technology for superior small target detection.
-- Eight pulse width/five PRF transmitter, which ensures optimum performance through every range scale.
-- 4 kilowatt output power and a maximum range of 48NM.
-- Auto GST technology, which automatically provides intelligent control of gain, sea clutter and tune adjustments, while enhancing small target returns and eliminating clutter.
To learn more about Raymarine's Digital Radomes, please visit: www.raymarine.com.
Raymarine, a world leader in marine electronics, develops and manufactures the most comprehensive range of electronic equipment for the recreational boating and light commercial marine markets. Designed for high performance and ease of use, the award-winning products are available through a global network of dealers and distributors. The Raymarine product lines include radar, navigation aids, instruments, fishfinders, communications, software and systems. Raymarine plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange. For more information about Raymarine in the USA call 1-603-881-5200 or visit www.raymarine.com.
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