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Sirius Weather + Furuno NavNet 3d Problem - No RADAR Animation???

Old 08-27-2014, 12:40 PM
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Default Sirius Weather + Furuno NavNet 3d Problem - No RADAR Animation???

Friend's boat has a Furuno NavNet 3d unit and Sirius XM weather (BBWX2).
I tried but could not find the "player" mode for radar that would animate the NowRad images so they loop.
On my boat with the older NavNet 2d 1920 unit this works fine and is really handy in terms of showing you which direction storms are moving.

Does anyone know if NowRad animation is possible on the NavNet 3d unit?

Thanks in advance!

P.S. Yes, I read the manual here.
Old 08-27-2014, 03:21 PM
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I do not think this is possible on NN3D. There is an option to animate but never saw it do anything.
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I've seen it work.
Try contacting Furuno or posting the question on their forum.
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Thanks. I've posted this same question to the Furuno forum.
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It wont work. Thats why i got rid of my bbwx2. They said there are releasing a bbwx3 but it has not come out yet. Was supposed to be here begging of summer.
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The solution provided on the Furuno forum was the following:

"Press and hold the Rotokey to enable the full Rotokey mode and then select "Animate"."

My friend with the NavNet 3d unit tried this and says this worked. I've not seen it myself to confirm it works the same as on my NavNet VX2 however.

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