Tag Archives: Auto-hopping

Updated AIS Receiver Quick Reference Chart

We have introduced two new products since the last Quick Reference chart was posted – QK-A031 Multiplexer, which has proved very popular and the newly released QK-A027 SeaTalk Converting AIS Receiver with GPS and WiFi.

 

Which Application should I use with my Quark-Elec AIS Receiver?

A question we get asked a lot!  There are an ever increasing number of Apps out there now, some good, some….less so.  We could go out and test every single one, but then we wouldn’t have time to do the R&D which drives our products forward.  We love the R&D part of our job, so we’ve put together a shortlist of applications which we know work and that cover most of the OS requirements out there. As you probably know by now, we like to encourage feedback and we love that our customers like to help each other out once in a while, so if you are using an app that isn’t listed here and you think it’s good, please give it a quick write up in the comments section.  Or drop me an email and point me in the right direction!

Erratum: OpenCPN does NOT have an iOS version.

 

Quick reference chart for Navigation Apps

Quick reference chart for Navigation Apps

Another cracking review for the QK-A021, this time from Spain!

A lovely review from Alfonso in Spain, see it in the original Spanish on our Tindie outlet 

   

Hi. I do not speak English, so I’ll say it in Spanish, which is my language.
I am delighted with AIS Receiver Google usb, it works perfectly, sometimes even without having connected the antenna. Shipping was fast. The price very, very good.

Thanks Alfonso! We’re glad you like it

Quark-elec wireless marine AIS receiver released(QK-A023)

QK-A023 AIS Wireless Receiver Work System

QK-A023 is a single channel marine AIS receiver, designed to be installed in a protected indoor environment for the small commercial, leisure, fishing boat and vessel monitoring markets in order to listen to other vessel’s AIS information. Patent protected Auto-hop Channel Algorithm(ACA) improves 4% of captured message rate. With embedded WiFi module, QK-A023 can send NMEA0183 data to nearby mobile devices wirelessly. The latter can be a smartphone, tablet , iPhone or iPad. More details can be found:

http://www.quark-elec.com/products/marine-electronics/144-qk-a023