List Price $1549Add affordable, full-featured marine radar capabilities to your chartplotter with a SI-TEX MDS Series Radar Sensor by connecting it to your SI-TEX ColorMax Wide, ColorMax Sea Link, ColorMax Pro, ColorMax 15, Explorer Plus, or Trawl Plot 12SD Charting Systems / GPS chartplotters. The SI-TEX radar sensor dome also works with the following Standard Horizon chart plotters and Charting System models: CP180, CP180i, CP300, CP300i, CPV350, CP500 and CPV550.
Key Features of the SI-TEX MDS-8 Radome:
? Display your raw marine radar image or overlay the boat radar image on the new C-MAP MAX or NT+ charts for a complete overview of vessel traffic, weather and fixed target data.
? Adjustable VRM and EBL function provides precise range and bearing information to any target displayed.
? Target intensity is shown in color shades to assist the operator in differentiating between large and small vessels and weather severity.
? Other features include interference rejection caused by other radars operating nearby, FTC to reduce Rain Clutter and STC to pick out targets hidden by high seas and spray.
The SI-TEX MDS-8 marine radar sensor dome comes with a 33-foot cable and junction box.
Specifications of the SI-TEX MDS-1 Radar Sensor:
Description: MDS-8 - 2kW, 20"" Radome, ranges from 1/8 to 24NM, 4.7 degree Horizontal Beam Width
? Radar Sensor - MDS38
? Scanner - 20""&Radome
? Peak Power Output - 2kW
? Power Requirements - 10.8~41.6V DC, 30W or less
? Frequency - 9445 + 30 MHz
? Beam Widths - 7?
? Vertical - 25?
? Rotation - 30 RPM
? Pulse Length (?sec)/PRF(Hz) 0.1/2200
Your RADAR consists of two main components, the RADAR scanner unit and a display unit that is capable of running the radar operating application. The RADAR scanner unit includes the radar antenna, transmitter, receiver and necessary electronics to deliver radar information to the user?s plotter. The interconnection cable and a Radar junction box are included in the Radar scanner box.
Accessories for the SI-TEX MDS-8 Radar Sensor (2kW 20"" Radome, 1/8 to 24NM Range) To quickly find a fish finder / transducer accessory, search by its SKU#. If you don't find what you need the accessory may be out of stock. Contact us and we'll be glad to help.
EDSON VISION SERIES MOUNTING PLATE - FURUNO 15-24"" DOME SKU# 39936
SEAVIEW MODULAR PLATE FOR MOST CLOSED DOMES AND OPEN ARRAYS SKU# 43194
Technical Specifications of the MDS-8 Antenna unit
♦ Power supply : 10.8 to 41.6 VDC
♦ Power consumption : 30W or less
♦ Preheat times : 90 sec
♦ Aerial : Radome 1.5 Feet
♦ Peak power output : 2kW
♦ Transmitting frequency : 9445+/-30MHz
♦ Beam width (degree) Horizontal : 4.7?
♦ Vertical : 25?
♦ Side Lobes Within +/-10? :