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B&G Vulcan 9 Multifunction Display with Insight Chart

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B&G's Vulcan 9 Chartplotter takes the guesswork out of sailing for both experienced sailors and those just starting out. This great value sailing chartplotter is packed with B&G's unique sailing features including SailSteer and RacePanel. Simply integrate with your existing system, expansion is simple as Vulcan is NMEA 2000®, Broadband Radar™, ForwardScan™ and autopilot ready; and features built-in 10Hz GPS and Wi-Fi.


  • Low-profile, super-bright display that is visible even in direct sunlight
  • Responsive touch screen gives fingertip control, even in flying spray and a rough sea state
  • Pinch-to-zoom, swipe and tap controls let you input waypoints and routes and view chart details with ease
  • Dedicated sailing features for cruising or racing:
    • SailSteer: See crucial wind, speed, tide, heading, course over ground, layline and waypoint information, overlaid on one screen
    • SailingTime: Calculates the time you'll spend on each tack, taking into account wind and tidal effects, to give you an accurate ETA at your destination
    • RacePanel: Ensures you get the best start in the fleet, with time, distance and positioning information on a single clear display
    • LayLines: See your course and minimize your time spent beating with Laylines overlaid on your chart
  • Integrated Wi-Fi
  • Know exactly where you are at all times with an inbuilt, high accuracy 10Hz GPS receiver
  • Take control of your B&G autopilot with touchscreen controls
    • With an installed controller elsewhere, the intuitive controls can be accessed from any screen with a simple tap and allow you to alter course, tack, jibe, sail to wind or compass
  • Optimized for sleek flush mounting, standing only 8mm proud of the bulkhead, for a low-profile 'glass helm' look
  • Expand your network and functionality of your Vulcan by adding onboard instruments, radar and sonar
    • HALO® Radar and ForwardScan™ ready
  • Includes US Insight Cartography, for the ultimate in situational awareness

Display Specifications:

  • Size: 9"
  • Resolution: 800 x 480
  • Screen brightness: 1200 Nits
  • Backlight color: White
  • Viewing angles: 80° top/bottom, 80° left/right of center

Electrical Specifications:

  • Recommended fuse rating: 3A
  • Power consumption typical: 12W
  • Power consumption (max): 20W
  • Supply voltage: 12V DC (10 - 17V DC)

Connectivity Specifications:

  • Ethernet: 1 x 5 pin yellow connector x 100 Mbit/s Radar and Sirius (USA only) connectivity only
  • Radar compatibility: Halo, Broadband, HD radars
  • Sonar compatibility: Integrated CHIRP/DownScan/ForwardScan. Single 9 Pin Xsonic connector
  • NMEA 2000 Connectivity: 1 x NMEA 2000 Micro-C port, 1 LEN
  • NMEA 0183: No connection but exports NMEA 0183 over WiFi
  • Video In/Out: None
  • WiFi: Internal
  • Bluetooth: Internal
  • GPS Antenna: Internal
  • GPS Time to first fix: Cold start less than 90 seconds exposed to open sky, Satellite reacquisition 5 sec
  • GPS Position accuracy: Horizontal accuracy 3 m (9.8')
  • GPS Receiver channels: 32 Channels
  • Update rate: 10 Hz
  • AIS: Receive AIS data over NMEA 2000 only

Environmental Specifications:

  • Operating temperature range: -15° C to +55° C (5° F to 131° F)
  • Storage temperature range: -20° C to +60° C (4° F to 140° F)
  • Waterproof rating: IPX 6 and 7
  • Approvals compliance: CE, C-Tick, HDMI, EN 60950-1:2006, EN 60945:2002 EN 300 440-2, V1.4.1
  • Shock/vibration: CE, C-Tick, HDMI, EN 60950-1:2006, EN 60945:2002, EN 300 440-2, V1.4.1"

Physical Specifications:

  • Mounting methods: Bracket or panel
  • Dimensions: 9.56" W x 6.71" H x 3.26" D (243 mm x 171 mm x 83 mm) (no bracket)
  • Weight: 1.32 kg (2.9 lbs)

Software Specifications:

  • Interface: Touch screen, ZC1 or ZC2 controller via NMEA 2000
  • Cartography included: Insight USA
  • Supported cartography: Insight, Navionics (Gold, NAV+ Platinum+) , C-MAP (MAX N, MAX N+) NV Digital (Raster US Charts)
  • Weather: SiriusXM (USA only), GRIB
  • Digital switching: BEP C-Zone, NaviOP
  • Autopilot: Auto, Nav., No Drift, Follow up, Non-follow up, Standby, Wind, Wind NAV. (Boat type set to Sail)
    • Requires STBY button or controller with STBY button to commission
  • Autopilot maneuvers turn patterns: Tack/Jibe, Depth contour tracking
  • Internal storage: 90MB
  • Waypoints, routes and tracks: 6000 waypoints, 500 routes with 100 max route points, 50 tracks with up to 12,000 track points
  • External storage: 2 Micro SD slots, max. 32GB each. >32 GB cards require cards to be formatted to NTFS
  • Multimedia: Via SonicHub2, FusionLink, Sirius, JL Audio. ( USA only, AUST. & NZ only)

In the Box:

  • 151-10525-001 VULCAN 9
  • 000-13702-001 Bracket
  • 000-00128-001 Power cable

Note: Does not include instruction manual, flush mount gasket and fastener hardware.

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