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12-06-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 105,353
Posted By Auburn1

Do the Standard Mapping SD cards replace the Blue...

Do the Standard Mapping SD cards replace the Blue Chart cartography that comes built into the MFD? For multiple MFDs connected on a NMEA 2000 network, will one SD card upgrade all MFDs or is a new...
11-14-2018, 02:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,068
Posted By Auburn1

Might sound silly but Icom mikes are sensitive to...

Might sound silly but Icom mikes are sensitive to how you talk when transmitting. Make sure you're holding the mike 1-2" from your mouth, talk in a normal tone, and key the mike a full second before...
08-02-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By Auburn1

You stated "units" twice in plural form, as if...

You stated "units" twice in plural form, as if you have more than one 7612. If that's the case why not break one away from the network and use it as a stand-alone MFD. May have to reconfigure the...
07-24-2018, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 751
Posted By Auburn1

Garmin makes an adapter box called the GSD 24....

Garmin makes an adapter box called the GSD 24. Using the referenced drawing from Airmar (http://www.airmartechnology.com/xref.html) the correct splices can be made in the GSD 24. I used the GSD 24 to...
07-23-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 8,410
Posted By Auburn1

Should still be in the cloud.

Should still be in the cloud.
07-17-2018, 05:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By Auburn1

Do you keep your Active Captain card inserted...

Do you keep your Active Captain card inserted during normal use of the Garmin MFD?
07-16-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 876
Posted By Auburn1

Garmin 7612xsv Duplicate Waypoints

After upgrading to software version 12.0 using the Active Captain process and micro SD card, duplicates of all waypoints appeared on the display. Each duplicate is at the exact coordinate of the...
05-01-2018, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 466
Posted By Auburn1

It looks like galvanic or electrolytic corrosion,...

It looks like galvanic or electrolytic corrosion, not fouling. I always thought (maybe wrongly) that bottom and transducer paint just protect against biological fouling. There are all sorts of weird...
04-23-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By Auburn1

I e-mailed from the website, no response. I'll...

I e-mailed from the website, no response. I'll try calling. If I learn anything I'll post.
04-12-2018, 01:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,015
Posted By Auburn1

Taco LED Tube Light

About 15 months ago (i.e. out of warranty) I installed a pair of Taco LED tube lights to replace the original flourescent T-top courtesy lights. The new LEDs have a push-button toggle switch on one...
11-11-2017, 01:48 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 18,815
Posted By Auburn1

:grin:

:grin:
11-01-2017, 05:07 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 9,678
Posted By Auburn1

Depending if you've got multiple helm stations...

Depending if you've got multiple helm stations the difference in integration is probably not a big deal. I've got an ICOM 424G with a 7612xs working together on a single station CC; not sure how they...
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-07-2017, 07:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,039
Posted By Auburn1

Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-07-2017, 07:07 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,039
Posted By Auburn1

In a perfect world I would agree, but this is for...

In a perfect world I would agree, but this is for after Irma destroys my house and I'm trying to save the food in my fridge so I can feed the family for a few days and have a/c in one room for...
Forum: Dockside Chat
09-07-2017, 04:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,039
Posted By Auburn1

Hurricane Prep Generator Help

After the storm passes I will backfeed my breaker panel from my generator through my dryer outlet using a 3-prong dryer cord. Generator outlet cord is 240V, 4-wire that includes a ground. Dryer...
06-02-2017, 09:36 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By Auburn1

I recently did the same from Raymarine to Garmin....

I recently did the same from Raymarine to Garmin. Got great advice here on THT but I ran into so many brick walls doing the format conversions I gave up and did it manually using Homeport and...
06-02-2017, 05:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By Auburn1

Never understood when I see people use PLBs as...

Never understood when I see people use PLBs as their primary boat transponder. Weaker signal, less run time, and it has to be manually held toward the sky to talk to the satellites. If you ever need...
03-07-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,846
Posted By Auburn1

Ariel Borges at ABB Marine. Very good work and...

Ariel Borges at ABB Marine. Very good work and extremely knowledgeable with Garmin. (786) 357-6184
03-02-2017, 09:37 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 16,683
Posted By Auburn1

I did the same with 12" and 8" xsv's. Its just...

I did the same with 12" and 8" xsv's. Its just redundancy, in case you ever need to run one unit independent of the other. But with two 12" that redundancy comes at a premium.


BTW I used to work...
02-24-2017, 12:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,132
Posted By Auburn1

By MSRP I'm referring to the price you see on the...

By MSRP I'm referring to the price you see on the Garmin website. Maybe wrong acronym, but that was the hard price a year ago. Today they will sell for less. That's based on my recent buying...
02-23-2017, 05:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,132
Posted By Auburn1

Not to mention pricing is a bit more flexible now...

Not to mention pricing is a bit more flexible now on the Garmins because its been out for a while. A year ago retailers and installers wouldn't budge off of MSRP on a new 7612, now they will. I would...
02-23-2017, 05:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,501
Posted By Auburn1

Well if you find you need to replace the main...

Well if you find you need to replace the main display I've got a fully functional one that I plan on selling, just haven't had the energy to deal with eBay. I've had it since new its been...
02-23-2017, 05:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,132
Posted By Auburn1

I've never been a fan of buying new to market...

I've never been a fan of buying new to market electronics. Raymarine just introduced Axiom I believe, and if its like every other brand new model of hi-tech electronics ever in the history of the...
02-20-2017, 10:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,501
Posted By Auburn1

Which version of the C120? Classic?

Which version of the C120? Classic?
02-19-2017, 01:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 774
Posted By Auburn1

:thumbsup: Thanks that was it!

:thumbsup: Thanks that was it!
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