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  1. What are the dimensions of the SIM100 accessory magnetic sensors?  Please see the attached data sheets for the magnetic sensor dimensions.... Read More
  2. I see that some of Maretron’s SIM100 accessories have built in “trouble relays”; what is a trouble relay and why is it important? Trouble relays are being integrated into more and more safety and security equipment to provide added safety and security features. For example, a trouble relay can act as power supervision device. In this case, if the power is accidentally turned of... Read More
  3. I see N2KView offers a component for "Indicator Status"; what products can I use to show Indicator Status? An Indicator Status component uses the NMEA 2000 message called "Binary Switch Bank Status" to show three condition states:OnOffErrorA RIM100, SIM100, and DCR100 all transmit the necessary message for the N2KView component to work.You can create seve... Read More
  4. How do I monitor the bilge with Maretron equipment? Before we discuss how to monitor the bilge with Maretron equipment, let's take a look at a typical bilge pump and alarm wiring diagram (see Figure 1). Notice that there are two ways to turn the bilge pump on. First, there is the float switch -- ... Read More
  5. Using N2KAnalyzer, how do I recover a Maretron device? Occasionally, a device can be in "boot mode" (represented in N2KAnalyzer by an orange highlight of the device's entry in the device list). This can happen due to a software update which fails due to network problems.A Maretron device that is not... Read More
  6. What Maretron devices can one configure with the DSM200 display?  DSM200 was designed and released for sale into the marinemarket in 2004. It was designed to support Maretron’s envisioned product lineat that time. In the years following 2004 Maretron made decisions to expandbeyond navigation sensors and... Read More
  7. How can I tell whether a navigation light is working when I have turned it on? The Maretron development team has found this particular device which can monitor current through a wire. This is especially usefull dermining if in fact a vessel's light is turned on and not burned out. There are two variants of this device for ... Read More
  8. What firmware changes have taken place on the Maretron DSM250? DSM250 firmware versions: DSM250 1.7.5.3(2018-01-24):Correctly display invalid data in LAT/LON screen (4405)Correctly display PGN 129029 data in LAT/LON screen (4418)Fixed crashing issue in control mode while setting anchor position (4421)Corrected a... Read More
  9. What firmware changes have taken place on the Maretron DSM150? You can update the device with Maretron's N2KAnalyzer  software tool. 1.7.5.3(2018-01-24):Correctly display invalid data in LAT/LON screen (4405)Correctly display PGN 129029 data in LAT/LON screen (4418)Fixed crashing issue in control mode while... Read More
  10. What is the SMS100 Status message? Which Maretron components do I need? The SMS100 Status Message is a text message you can receive from the SMS100 containing key pieces of information regarding your vessel. When the SMS100 is installed, you can text the word "Status"  to your SMS100 cellular number and receive a respons... Read More
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