The QK-A021 AIS Receiver DongleQK-A021 AIS Receiver Dongle

Welcome to our articles and information on the A021 channel-hopping, receive-only USB dongle AIS receiver.

The QK-A021 AIS Receiver Dongle uses a patented algorithm to monitor both channels of AIS information alternately and then outputs them via USB.

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Or for advice on our easy to use, entry level, AIS receiver USB dongle ( with up to 45 nautical miles receiving range) and how to start simply read the articles below.

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Latest field test of Patented Auto-hopping Algorithm

Latest field test of Patented Autohopping Algorithm   Quark-elec  AIS Receivers QK-A021 and A023 feature our Patented Auto-hopping algorithm. The facility to select operator set intervals  for auto-hopping is newly available and will be supported  in the  A021 V2.0 (to be released in Jan 2018) and the A023 (from Dec 2017). An integral part of inventing and developing sophisticated algorithms is the field testing […]

Windows 10 and AIS Receivers – Quick Reference Guide

All of our Marine Electronics are compatible with Windows  7/8 and 10.  The drivers will support most set ups back to XP and they should self-install.  A new COM port will automatically show up in Device Manager when you plug it in. The USB connection can always be checked using a Terminal Monitoring Application such […]

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