• The transceiver should be located as near to the power source as possible.
• The selected location should be as far apart as is possible from any devices that
may cause interference such as motors, generators, and other on board electronics.
• Generally speaking, the transceiver should be protected from prolonged direct
exposure to rain and salt spray. It is always a good practice to protect your valuable
electronic equipment as much as possible.
• Use adequately sized wire for all DC power connections and make sure to solder all
in-line connectors or splices.
2.3.1 Typical Mounting Methods
The Ray48 can be conveniently mounted on a chart table, bulkhead, overhead, or any other
desired location (refer to Figure 2-1 for typical mounting methods).
Make sure there are no hidden electrical wires or other items behind the desired
location before proceeding. Check that free access for mounting and cabling is
Fig.2-1 TYPICAL MOUNTING METHOD
2.3.2 Flush Mounting
In addition to the typical Mounting Methods, the Ray48 may also be flush mounted using
the optional Flush Mount Kit (E46034). This kit is available from Raymarine Customer
Service or your local Raymarine dealer.