Technical background to Weatherdock devices
Information on updates, service intervals, programming and much more.
In order to guarantee the functionality of our devices, a regular service is necessary. When is a service necessary and what is being checked?
What is the difference between open loop and closed loop?
How can you save the MMSI numbers to your device?
Advantages SOTDMA to CSTDMA:
+ 5 watt transmission power
+ Transmission interval up to every 15 sec. (depending on speed)
+ Reservation of future slots
+ Sending/receiving of text messages (addressing to MMSI possible)
+ 2nd priority to Class A devices
From time to time we update our devices regarding the firmware. Within that update we implement new functions or remove code issues. How to update the firmware, will be explained below.