B&G Vulcan has an easy-to-use, intuitive, multi-touch screen. Use the familiar pinch to zoom and swipe to pan actions to explore the many benefits to make your life on the water easier and safer; add waypoints and plan your route with ease.
Dedicated Sailing features for cruising and racing.
With B&G’s award-winning sailing functions, you can see all of your key sailing data together on one screen, or overlaid on charts for the modern sailor’s ultimate navigational view. Simply add sailing instruments and sensors to activate B&G SailSteer, which will provide an intuitive graphic display of your Boat Speed, Wind data, Heading, Tide, Wind Shift Sectors and even Laylines. It’s easy to add waypoints or plot a course; and with B&G SailingTime you’ll see waypoint arrival times based on a sailing course and tidal effects, rather than a straight-line calculation.
Get more from your Vulcan by expanding your system via the industry-standard NMEA 2000® network. You can add sailing instruments and sensors, as well as autopilot, Broadband Radar™, ForwardScan™ or SonicHub™ to create a system to suit your needs.
Vulcan can be used as a secondary autopilot controller providing easy access to Intelligent Sail Steering, manual and auto steering functions, and Smart Maneuver functionality combined with intuitive menus for ultimate control.
B&G Broadband 3G™ or 4G™ Radar integrates with Vulcan to keep watch as you sail, with the ability to identify and track targets from 36 nautical miles away (4G) to right off the bow.
With the addition of a ForwardScan™ transducer, you can see what lies ahead under the water with approaching depth information. Explore poorly-charted or unfamiliar waters confidently.
Vulcan features built-in Wi-Fi and offers easy access to selected online services, including PredictWind weather forecasts and routing, via marina or smartphone hotspots. Or use the Wi-Fi to mirror the screen of your Vulcan 12 to a compatible smartphone or tablet, for a cost-effective dual-station solution you can take anywhere on board.
- Easy to use, large screen, multi-touch display.
- Dedicated sailing features for cruising or racing: SailSteer, SailingTime, RacePanel, Laylines.
- Easy to integrate – Connect Vulcan to an existing system and add basic sailing components.
- Broadband Radar™ and ForwardScan™ ready.
- Integrated Wi-Fi.
- Control your B&G Pilot.
- Instrument data display.
|Compliance||CE, C-Tick, HDMI, EN 60950-1:2006, EN 60945:2002 EN 300 440-2, V1.4.1|
|Manouevres / Turn Patterns||U-turn, Spiral-turn, C-turn, Zig-zag, Square-turn, Lazy S-turn, Depth contour tracking|
|Steering Modes||Auto, Nav., No Drift, Follow up, Non-follow up, Turn patterns, Standby, *Wind, *Wind NAV. (*Boat type set to Sail)|
|Charts Supported||Insight, Navionics (Gold, NAV+ Platinum+) , C-MAP (MAX N, MAX N+) NV Digital (Raster US Charts)|
|NMEA 0183 Sentences supported||Exports NMEA0183 over WiFi|
|Ethernet||1 x 5 pin yellow connector x 1 Mbit. Radar and Sirius (USA only) connectivity only (unless unlocked)|
|N2K PGNs||Receive only59392 ISO Acknowledgement, 59904 ISO Request, 60928 ISO Address Claim, 65285 Temperature with Instance, 65323 Data User Group Request, 65325 Reprogram Status, 65341 Autopilot Mode, 65480 Autopilot Mode, 127245 Rudder, 127251 Rate of Turn, 127257 Attitude, 127488 Engine Parameters, Rapid Update, 127489 Engine Parameters, Dynamic, 127493 Transmission Parameters, Dynamic, 127503 AC input status, 127504 AC Output Status, 127505 Fluid Level, 127506 DC Detailed Status, 127507 Charger Status, 127508 Battery Status, 127509 Inverter Status, 129033 Time & Date, 129038 AIS Class A Position Report, 129039 AIS Class B Position Report, 129040 AIS Class B Extended Position Report, 129794 AIS Class A Static and Voyage Related Data, 129801 AIS Addressed Safety Related Message, 129802 AIS Safety Related Broadcast Message, 129808 DSC Call Information, 129809 AIS Class B “CS” Static Data Report, Part A, 129810 AIS Class B “CS” Static Data Report, Part B, 130313 Humidity, 130314 Actual Pressure, 130576 Small Craft Status, 130842 SimNet DSC Message, 130851 Event Reply, 130817 Product Info, 130820 Reprogram Status, 130832 Fuel Used – High Resolution, 130834 Engine and Tank Configuration, 130838 Fluid Level Warning, 130843 Sonar Status, Frequency and DSP Voltage,Transmit and Receive:61184 Parameter Request/Command, 65289 Trim Tab Insect Configuration, 65291 Backlight Control, 65292 Clear Fluid Level Warnings, 65293 LGC-2000 Configuration, 126208 ISO Command Group Function, 126992 System Time, 126996 Product Info, 127237 Heading/Track Control, 127250 Vessel Heading, 127258 Magnetic Variation, 128259 Speed, Water referenced, 128267 Water Depth, 128275 Distance Log, 129025 Position, Rapid Update, 129026 COG & SOG, Rapid Update, 129029 GNSS Position Data, 129283 Cross Track Error, 129284 Navigation Data, 129539 GNSS DOPs, 129540 GNSS Sats in View, 130074 Route and WP Service – WP List – WP Name & Position, 130306 Wind Data, 130310 Environmental Parameters, 130311 Environmental Parameters, 130312 Temperature, 130577 Direction Data, 130840 Data User Group Configuration, 130845 Parameter Handle, 130850 Event Command, 130831 Suzuki Engine and Storage Device Config, 130835 SetEngineAndTankConfiguration, 130839 Pressure Insect ConfigurationTransmit only65287 Configure Temperature INSOcts, 65290 Paddle Wheel Speed Configuration, 129285 Route/Waypoint Data, 130818 Reprogram Data, 130819 Request Reprogram, 130828 Set Serial Number, 130836 Fluid Level Insect Configuration, 130837 Fuel Flow Turbine Configuration|
|NMEA 2000||1 x NMEA 2000 Micro-C port, 1 LEN|
|Resolution||1280 x 800|
|Screen Brightness||1200 nits|
|Size and Type||12″ Diagonal High Visibility WVGA Color TFT LCD|
|Viewing Angles||80° top/bottom, 80° left/right|
|Power Consumption, max.||30 W|
|Power Consumption, typical||24 W|
|Recommended Fuse Rating||3A|
|Supply Voltage||10 – 17 V DC|
|Operating Temperature Range||“-15°C to +55°C (5° F to 131° F)|
|Shock and Vibration||CE, C-Tick, HDMI, EN 60950-1:2006, EN 60945:2002 EN 300 440-2, V1.4.1|
|Storage Temperature Range||“-20°C to +60°C (4°F to 140°F)|
|Waterproof rating||IPX 6 and 7|
|Correction||WASS, MSAS, EGNOS, GLONASS, *Galileo ,*BeiDou. *Limited by network|
|GPS Receiver Channels||32 Channels|
|Position Accuracy||Horizontal Accuracy 3 m (9.8 ft)|
|Time to First Fix||Cold start less than 90 seconds exposed to open sky, Satellite Reacquisition 5 sec|
|Update rate||10 Hz|
|AIS||Receive AIS data over NMEA 2000 only|
|Autopilot||Auto, Nav., No Drift, Follow up, Non-follow up, Turn patterns, Standby, *Wind, *Wind NAV. (*Boat type set to Sail). Requires STBY button or Controller with STBY button to commission|
|Cartography supported||Insight, Navionics (Gold, NAV+ Platinum+) , C-MAP (MAX N, MAX N+) NV Digital (Raster US Charts)|
|Digital Switching||BEP C-Zone|
|External Storage||2 MicroSD slots, max. 32GB each. >32 GB format to NTFS|
|GPS||Internal, 10Hz, WASS, MSAS, EGNOS|
|Multimedia||via SonicHub2, FusionLink, *Sirius, **JL Audio. *USA only, **AUST. & NZ only)|
|Radar (inc. compatibility)||Halo, Broadband, HD Radars|
|Sonar (inc. compatibility)||Integrated CHIRP / DownScan / ForwardScan. Sinle 9 Pin Xsonic Connector|
|Weather||SiriusXM via WM-3 (USA only), GRIB|
|Waypoints, Routes, Tracks||6000 waypoints, 500 Routes with 100 max route points, 50 tracks with up to 12,000 track points.|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||310 mm x 219 mm x 82.7 mm (12.20″ x 8.63″ x 3.26″) (no bracket)|
|Mounting Type||Bracket or Panel|
|Weight||2.242 kg (4.94 lbs)|
|Warranty Period||2 Years|
|Interface||Touch screen, OP40 or OP50 controller via NEA 2000|
|Languages||Standard Language Pack: English(US), English(UK), Danish, German, Spanish, Finnish, French, Greek, Icelandic, Italian, Dutch, Norwegian, Portuguese, Swedish. Other Language unlocksAsian Language Pack: English (US), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Chinese, Eastern European Language Pack: English (US), English (UK), Bulgarian, German, Spanish, French, Hebrew, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Polish, Slovak, TurkishRussia/Ukraine Language pack: English (US), English(UK), German, Spanish, French, Italian, Russian, UkrainianMiddle Eastern Language Pack: English (US), English (UK), Arabic, German, Spanish, Farsi, French, Italian|