Vesper Marine AIS WatchMate 850

Vesper Marine’s AIS WatchMate 850 is an all-in-one transponder with a display, built-in GPS receiver, and patch antenna.  These units now have Anchor Watch letting users to mark where they dropped their anchor and be alerted if the vessel drifts outside of the set radius. The AIS transponder will sound an alarm when it detects another ship is coming may come close to your vessel and provide you the CPA and time until CPA. The WatchMate 850 features a fully customizable alarm and filter settings to eliminate false alarms. 

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Integrated AIS Transponder, no need for “black boxes”
Ultra low power consumption
50 channel GPS receiver
Fully water proof with USB connection
Large 5” LCD
Sound of alarm is not very audible at far distance with engine running and/or very windy

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