Simrad GC80 Gyrocompass

Fully IMO approved for standard and High Speed Craft (GC85) and can be configured in a dual gyrocompass system. The highest possible accuracy and stability is provided from new technology, by sophisticated and fully sealed sensitive element.

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    The Simrad GC80 gyrocompass is the ideal solution for the advanced DP system needed in offshore industry. Shipowners as well as DP system providers all over the world have learned that the Simrad GC series gyrocompass offers the most flexible gyro compass solution on the market. A combination of a Dual- and an Expanded system, consisting of all together three gyro compasses will offer a DP vessel all the heading and control information needed for effective operations under the most harsh conditions. The simple and quick installation and set-up process as well as the fact that no annual service is required makes a Simrad gyro system the best solution for any 24/7 operator. The world wide service and warranty network ensures extra support whenever needed.

    System flexibility

    The most flexible Gyrocompass on the market, for installation, configuration and cost. A wide range of control units provide complete flexibility of system configuration for new installation and easy retrofit into existing repeater systems. The standard range of interfaces can easily be expanded to provide signals for all vessel applications. The distribution of power and heading signals from the control units enables practical installation and easy retrofit.

    Technical/Environmental

    Product Width 340 mm \ 13.4 in
    Product Depth 340 mm \ 13.4 in
    Product Height 438 mm \ 17.2 in
    Product Weight 23 kg \ 50.71 lbs

    Other

    Type Approval Wheelmark IMO:A424 (XI), A694 (17). IEC: 60945, 61162. ISO: 8728 (1997)

    Information

    Dynamic error (x secant latitude) Less than -0.4 deg ±
    Follow Up Rate > 75 deg/sec
    Picth/Roll Angle +/- 45 deg
    Setting Time < 3h
    Settle point error (x secant latitude) Less than -0.1deg ±
    Static error (x secant latitude) Less than -0.1 deg ±

    SERVICE & SUPPORT

    When you choose a product from Navico Commercial, you are automatically protected by our service and support program.

    Our Service & Support program aims to provide the best possible experience, even on occasions when support or replacement is required.

    Choosing to have your system installed by a Certified Dealer adds 2 Year Onboard Support and 24 Hour Replacement to your support package. This is available only on systems installed by a Certified Dealer and valued at over US$2500.

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    LIMITED WARRANTY

    Navico guarantees its products against defects in materials or workmanship according to the terms and conditions detailed within the Navico Warranty Policy. Customers can obtain warranty support by contacting: