B&G Vulcan5 FS 5-Inch Multi-Touch Chartplotter with Built In Forward Looking Sonar - No Transducer Supplied
- 5”Multi-touch Sailing Chartplotter
- Award Winning Sailing Features like SailSteer™
- Forward Scan Ready
- Integrated Wi-Fi for GoFree
- Control your B&G Pilot
- Large digit instrument display
B&G Vulcan 5 FS is a 5-inch chartplotter built specifically for sailors. Packed with sailing specific functions such as B&G’s Award Winning SailSteer™ and Sailing Time, sailors can see all key sailing data at a glance. SailSteer allows sailors to view crucial sailing data on one handy screen or alternatively overlaid on your position on the chartplotter screen.
With the addition of sailing instruments and sensors via NMEA 2000® network, SailSteer evolves with the possibility to show Boat Speed, Wind data, Heading, Tide, Wind Shift Sectors and even Laylines – enhancing the detail on the SailSteer and chart screens. Sailors can also make the most of Sailing Time, which provides accurate waypoint arrival times based on realistic sailing manoeuvres, rather than a straight-line calculation.
When connected to a B&G Pilot, the V5 acts as a fully functioning autopilot controller providing Intelligent Sail Steering, manual and auto steering functions and Smart Manoeuvre combined with intuitive menus for ultimate control.
Vulcan 5 FS has built in WIFI allowing you to connect to the internet, via a marina or smartphone Hotspot, and access the GoFree™ Shop where you can download charts and software updates direct to your Vulcan 5 FS. You can also mirror your Vulcan 5 FS on your smartphone or tablet allowing your to view and control (tablet only) your chartplotter from virtually anywhere on your boat.
Advanced NMEA 2000 network integration facilitates various options including: SonicHub™ marine audio server to enjoy your favourite music whilst on the water, DSC VHF Marine Radio and AIS transponder/receivers for the ultimate in on water safety and communication.
Full functioning Chartplotter
This powerful chartplotter has all the usual features such as waypoints, routes and tracks. It comes with a high speed 10Hz Internal GPS antenna ensuring pinpoint position accuracy
Dedicated sail/cruise features
Vulcan 5 chartplotter features a dedicated multi-touch Sailing interface, from which you can access Award Winning SailSteer™ and Sailing Time options.
Integrate the Vulcan 5 FS with your onboard instruments to be able to use the Vulcan 7 FS as a large screen, highly visible instrument display with single, dual and 4-way split
Widescreen, Multi-Touch Display
Vulcan 5 FS design gives maximum display in a small form factor. With pinch to zoom and swipe to pan, the Vulcan 7 FS is intuitive to use and the easy to navigate menu’s make the V5 so simple to operate
Choice of Charts
Choose from C-MAP™, Navionics®, NV Digital™ or Insight charting options to make the most of your routing and planning.
This powerful chartplotter features Wi-Fi, enabling you to enjoy supreme communication and connectivity. Users can also relay information to their smartphones and control selected chartplotter functions from their iPad or Android tablets for the ultimate in on board freedom.
Smart NMEA2000 networking
Easily and seamlessly connects essential kit for cruising and sailing such as Sailing Instruments, SonicHub marine audio server, ZG100 external GPS antenna and DSC VHF Marine Radio, and continuously monitors sailing data, ready for when you need.