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Zeus178;7 Multi-function Display. Built in Insight charts

The BG Zeus178; is an easy to use, ultra-responsive chartplotter designed specifically for sailors. It is packed with exclusive sailing features including Laylines (view tacking angles on the chart even without an active waypoint), SailSteer (all your sailing data on one display), SailTime (more accurate ETAs for sailing boats that cant follow a direct route), GoFree153;, GRIB weather, WindPlot, enhanced tides (internal tidal calculations with Navionics Dynamic Tides and Currents data) and much more.

It has a bright, 7-inch LED backlit display with multi-touch pinch-to-zoom interaction, supplying dedicated sailing data at the tip of your finger backed up by BGs signature rotary controller. Zeus178; features an ultra-low profile design and is built to weather the elements, blending style with performance in the toughest environments.

Zeus178; integrates seamlessly with your existing network, communicating with performance modules including Broadband Radar, Pilot, AIS, Digital Switching and more. It contains a high-performance GPS antenna or interfaces with the optional BG ZG100 10Hz GPS. It has an intuitive menu system and features BGs fastest processor for seamless chart redraw and the sharpest graphics.

The SailSteer navigation screen displays Heading and COG, Current Layline, Calculated Tide, True Wind Angle Indicator, Rudder Angle Indicator and Opposite Tack Layline amongst other features to improve on-water navigation and maximize sailing success. All data is shown relative to the boat for easy and accurate visualization.

Zeus178; is compatible with leading cartography options, including Navionics, Insight and C-Map, which can be installed via the plotters convenient dual chart slot, giving sailors the ultimate choice of the level of detail they need for confident, expert navigation on the water. Spend more time enjoying the water and less at the chart table with GoFree153;, BGs powerful wireless solution to remotely control and view Zeus178; via your tablet computer, or view via your smartphone, wherever you are (WiFi-1 Module required).

Key Features
  • Sailing-specific navigation
    Loaded with unique sailing features including features including Laylines, SailSteer, SailTime, WindPlot and more
  • Pioneering design
    Zeus178; 7 features a bright, crisp 7" color display with maximum screen-to-unit size ratio and ultra-low profile casing for less clutter and a smart finish
  • Intuitive, responsive multi-touch display
    Pinch to zoom, tap to select and swipe to pan for faster control and absolute ease of use
  • Choice of leading cartography options
    Select a chart that suits your requirements from Navionics, C-Map, Insight and more. Zeus178; features dual media card slots to run multiple datasets and give you the level of detail you need
  • GoFree153; Wireless Technology
  • Internal high-sensitivity GPS antenna
  • Broadband Radar153; compatible
  • Low power consumption
  • Video input/output
  • Integrated Pilot control
  • NMEA 2000, 0183 and Ethernet compatibility

Comes With:
  • ZEUS178; 7 Sun Cover
  • NSS7 Mounting Bracket
  • Gimbal Bracket Knobs for Lowrance HDSGen2T/Elite7, Simrad NSS/NSSevo2, BG Zeus178;
  • Power Cable:(4 Pin conn. to 4 bare wires for Power in, Power control bus and external alarm) 2M (6.5)
  • Zeus178; Literature Pack
Technical Specifications

Amps - Draw = NONE | Basemap = Yes | Card Format = Micro SD | Cartography - Preloaded = Yes | Cartography Brand = Navionics | Cartography Type = Platinum/Gold/Hotmaps | Internal/External Antenna = Internal | Resolution (VxH) = 800 x 480 | Screen Size = 7" | Screen Type = Color | Touchscreen = Yes | Voltage - Input Range (Volts) = 9-31.2 V DC | Waterproof Rating = Waterproof | Waypoints/Routes = NONE | Weather Capable = Yes
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