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Raymarine RL70C User Manual

Raymarine RL70C User Manual (218 pages)

Raymarine RL70C Radar: User Guide  
Brand: Raymarine | Category: Radar | Size: 3.22 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents7................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1: Overview15................................................................................................................................................................
Introduction15................................................................................................................................................................
How To Use This Handbook15................................................................................................................................................................
Terminology17................................................................................................................................................................
General17................................................................................................................................................................
Display Unit18................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner18................................................................................................................................................................
Display Unit Features19................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Modes19................................................................................................................................................................
Window Options19................................................................................................................................................................
The Pathfinder Radar Display21................................................................................................................................................................
Pathfinder Radar Display Options21................................................................................................................................................................
Radar Functions24................................................................................................................................................................
The Chartplotter Display25................................................................................................................................................................
Chartplotter Display Options25................................................................................................................................................................
Chartplotter Functions26................................................................................................................................................................
Operating Controls28................................................................................................................................................................
Trackpad And Cursor28................................................................................................................................................................
Moving The Cursor29................................................................................................................................................................
Context-sensitive Cursor Control29................................................................................................................................................................
Dedicated Keys30................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Keys30................................................................................................................................................................
Pop-up Menus31................................................................................................................................................................
Database Lists32................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Getting Started & Adjusting The Display33................................................................................................................................................................
Conventions Used33................................................................................................................................................................
Simulator33................................................................................................................................................................
Switching The Display On And Off34................................................................................................................................................................
Radar Mode34................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Mode36................................................................................................................................................................
Simulator Mode37................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Lighting And Contrast38................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling The Display39................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Mode Of Operation39................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Half-screen Window For Display40................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Control Between Radar & Chart Screens43................................................................................................................................................................
Returning To The Full-screen Display43................................................................................................................................................................
Customising The Screen Presentation Options45................................................................................................................................................................
Switching The Cursor Data Box On And Off45................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Radar Range Rings Or Chart Grid On And Off45................................................................................................................................................................
Data Boxes46................................................................................................................................................................
Waypoint Display - Radar Mode46................................................................................................................................................................
Custom Options - Chart Mode47................................................................................................................................................................
Radar Display Control Functions48................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Zoom Function48................................................................................................................................................................
Offsetting The Centre49................................................................................................................................................................
Hiding The Ship's Heading Marker (shm)50................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Display Control Functions51................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Around The Chart51................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Chart Centre51................................................................................................................................................................
Using Find Ship52................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Chart Scale53................................................................................................................................................................
Typical Chart Scenarios55................................................................................................................................................................
Place And Goto A Waypoint56................................................................................................................................................................
Make And Follow A Route58................................................................................................................................................................
Review Your Passage Plan60................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Radar And Synchronising Radar & Chart62................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3: Standard Radar Operations65................................................................................................................................................................
Range Control66................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Range66................................................................................................................................................................
The Standard Range Scale66................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Actual Radar Range67................................................................................................................................................................
Interpreting And Adjusting The Radar Picture68................................................................................................................................................................
Identifying False Echo Returns69................................................................................................................................................................
Side Lobes69................................................................................................................................................................
Indirect Echoes70................................................................................................................................................................
Multiple Echoes70................................................................................................................................................................
Blind Sectors Or Shadow Effect70................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting Gain, Sea Clutter And Rain Clutter71................................................................................................................................................................
Gain Control And Sea Control72................................................................................................................................................................
Tuning The Receiver73................................................................................................................................................................
Rain Clutter Control, Using Rain And Ftc74................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Targets Display75................................................................................................................................................................
Interference Rejection76................................................................................................................................................................
Target Expansion76................................................................................................................................................................
Target Wakes76................................................................................................................................................................
Measuring Range And Bearing Using Vrm/ebls77................................................................................................................................................................
Measuring Range And Bearing To Target From Vessel78................................................................................................................................................................
Placing A Vrm/ebl78................................................................................................................................................................
Moving An Existing Vrm/ebl79................................................................................................................................................................
Deleting An Existing Vrm/ebl80................................................................................................................................................................
Measuring Range And Bearing Between Targets (float)80................................................................................................................................................................
Floating A Vrm/ebl80................................................................................................................................................................
Moving And Unfloating A Floating Ebl81................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Vrm/ebl Data Boxes82................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Guard Zones And Alarms83................................................................................................................................................................
Placing A Guard Zone84................................................................................................................................................................
Moving, Reshaping Or Deleting A Guard Zone85................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling Guard Zone Alarms86................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4: Integrated Radar Operations87................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Heading Mode88................................................................................................................................................................
Heading Modes88................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Heading Mode89................................................................................................................................................................
Effect On Vrm/ebls89................................................................................................................................................................
Using Marks90................................................................................................................................................................
Placing A Mark90................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Or Deleting A Mark91................................................................................................................................................................
Man Overboard (mob)91................................................................................................................................................................
Cursor Echo92................................................................................................................................................................
Safety93................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5: Standard Chart Operations93................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Chart Card94................................................................................................................................................................
Using Chart Cards94................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Chart Card95................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Chart Data95................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Object Information96................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Source Data96................................................................................................................................................................
Port Area97................................................................................................................................................................
Tide Data98................................................................................................................................................................
Nearest99................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Waypoints100................................................................................................................................................................
Placing A Waypoint101................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Waypoint102................................................................................................................................................................
Waypoint Data Display102................................................................................................................................................................
Editing The Waypoint Details103................................................................................................................................................................
Erasing A Waypoint104................................................................................................................................................................
Moving A Waypoint105................................................................................................................................................................
Working With Routes106................................................................................................................................................................
Creating A New Route107................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Current Route108................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Current Route109................................................................................................................................................................
Retrieve A Route From The Database110................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Route Information110................................................................................................................................................................
Route Leg And Waypoint Information111................................................................................................................................................................
Using Route Information To Review Your Passage Plan111................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Route List To Erase And Name A Route112................................................................................................................................................................
Editing A Route113................................................................................................................................................................
Inserting A Waypoint Into A Route113................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Waypoints At The End Of The Route114................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Waypoint From The Route114................................................................................................................................................................
Reversing The Route114................................................................................................................................................................
Following Routes And Going To Points115................................................................................................................................................................
Follow A Route116................................................................................................................................................................
Target Point Arrival117................................................................................................................................................................
Other Follow Route Options117................................................................................................................................................................
Joining A Route117................................................................................................................................................................
Advancing To A Waypoint118................................................................................................................................................................
Restart Cross Track Error (xte)118................................................................................................................................................................
Going To An Individual Target Point118................................................................................................................................................................
Stop Follow Or Stop Goto119................................................................................................................................................................
Transferring Waypoints And Routes120................................................................................................................................................................
Displayed Seatalk Waypoints120................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Database Lists120................................................................................................................................................................
Using Tracks122................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Track122................................................................................................................................................................
Clearing The Current Track123................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Tracks123................................................................................................................................................................
Saving And Naming A Track123................................................................................................................................................................
Naming, Erasing And Showing A Track124................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6: Further Chart Operations125................................................................................................................................................................
Measuring Distances Using The Vrm/ebl Key126................................................................................................................................................................
Alarms And Timers128................................................................................................................................................................
Alarm Reporting128................................................................................................................................................................
External Alarms128................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Alarms And Timers128................................................................................................................................................................
Gps Setup132................................................................................................................................................................
Data Log Mode133................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7: Setting Up The System Defaults135................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Set Up Parameters136................................................................................................................................................................
System Set Up Parameters138................................................................................................................................................................
Bearing Mode140................................................................................................................................................................
Cursor Reference140................................................................................................................................................................
Cursor Readout140................................................................................................................................................................
Day/night141................................................................................................................................................................
Help141................................................................................................................................................................
Key Beep141................................................................................................................................................................
Mob Data141................................................................................................................................................................
Menu Timeout Period141................................................................................................................................................................
Units142................................................................................................................................................................
Variation Source142................................................................................................................................................................
Auto Mode142................................................................................................................................................................
Manual Mode142................................................................................................................................................................
Date And Time Settings143................................................................................................................................................................
Language144................................................................................................................................................................
Radar Set Up Parameters145................................................................................................................................................................
Ebl Display145................................................................................................................................................................
Timed Transmission Option146................................................................................................................................................................
Marks Options146................................................................................................................................................................
Custom Scale146................................................................................................................................................................
Bearing Alignment147................................................................................................................................................................
Advanced Settings148................................................................................................................................................................
Display Timing148................................................................................................................................................................
Stc Preset149................................................................................................................................................................
Tune Preset149................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Set Up Parameters150................................................................................................................................................................
Customise Chart150................................................................................................................................................................
Plotter Mode151................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Orientation151................................................................................................................................................................
Object Information152................................................................................................................................................................
Waypoint Options152................................................................................................................................................................
Vectors152................................................................................................................................................................
Radar/chart Synch152................................................................................................................................................................
Datum Selection152................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8: Installation155................................................................................................................................................................
Planning The Installation156................................................................................................................................................................
Emc Installation Guidelines156................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking And Inspecting The Components158................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Display Unit Site159................................................................................................................................................................
Cable Runs161................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cable161................................................................................................................................................................
Inter-unit Cable162................................................................................................................................................................
Mounting The Display Unit163................................................................................................................................................................
Trunnion (yoke) Mounting163................................................................................................................................................................
Console Mounting164................................................................................................................................................................
Display Unit Connections165................................................................................................................................................................
Grounding The System165................................................................................................................................................................
Dc Power Connection165................................................................................................................................................................
Power For External Equipment165................................................................................................................................................................
Display Unit Connection166................................................................................................................................................................
Scanner Connection (master Displays)167................................................................................................................................................................
Power And Nmea Input Connection168................................................................................................................................................................
Radar System Tests And Post Installation Alignment169................................................................................................................................................................
System Check169................................................................................................................................................................
Switch On And Initial Setup169................................................................................................................................................................
Radar System Checks And Adjustments170................................................................................................................................................................
Transmission Check170................................................................................................................................................................
Display Timing Adjustment172................................................................................................................................................................
Emc Conformance173................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated Systems174................................................................................................................................................................
Hsb™ High Speed Bus175................................................................................................................................................................
Hsb Connection175................................................................................................................................................................
Seatalk® And Nmea In176................................................................................................................................................................
Seatalk178................................................................................................................................................................
Seatalk Connection178................................................................................................................................................................
Nmea 0183180................................................................................................................................................................
Nmea Input Connection180................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Seatalk Auxiliary Junction Box181................................................................................................................................................................
Data Output182................................................................................................................................................................
Data Conversion182................................................................................................................................................................
Integrated System Checks183................................................................................................................................................................
Chart Display - Rl70rc, Rc520183................................................................................................................................................................
Received Data183................................................................................................................................................................
Transmitted Data183................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9: Maintenance And Problem Solving185................................................................................................................................................................
Maintenance185................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings185................................................................................................................................................................
Routine Checks185................................................................................................................................................................
Emc Servicing And Safety Guidelines185................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting The System186................................................................................................................................................................
Problem Solving187................................................................................................................................................................
Common Problems And Their Solutions187................................................................................................................................................................
How To Contact Raytheon (us)187................................................................................................................................................................
For Marine Product And Services Information187................................................................................................................................................................
For Accessories And Parts187................................................................................................................................................................
For Technical Support188................................................................................................................................................................
For Product Repair And Service188................................................................................................................................................................
How To Contact Raytheon (europe)189................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support189................................................................................................................................................................
Accessories And Parts189................................................................................................................................................................
Worldwide Support189................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix A: Specification191................................................................................................................................................................
Hsb Series 7" Lcd Displays191................................................................................................................................................................
Radar Features192................................................................................................................................................................
Chartplotter Features193................................................................................................................................................................
Interfacing194................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix B: Using The Auxiliary Junction Box To Connect A Seatalk Gps And Differential Beacon Receiver195................................................................................................................................................................
Raystar 112, 105, Apelco 182 And 182xt196................................................................................................................................................................
Autohelm Gps, Z260 And Z273197................................................................................................................................................................
Raystar 112lp (seatalk Version)198................................................................................................................................................................
Raystar 114 Combined Gps And Differential Beacon Receiver199................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix C: C-map Chart Card Features201................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix D: Seatalk And Nmea Data Received And Transmitted205................................................................................................................................................................
Abbreviations207................................................................................................................................................................
Index209................................................................................................................................................................