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Yellow Brick YB3i by PredictWind

The lowest cost Global GPS tracking device

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The Most Affordable GPS Solution

The YB3i is the ultimate GPS tracking device, and now affordable for every boat. Powered by Iridium technology you will always have full GPS tracking coverage anywhere on the planet.

Safety

GPS tracking is a well proven safety feature for all boats, allowing friends & family to check you are safely on course to your next destination.

Accuracy

The GPS data is accurate as the unit is above decks, with a high quality GPS receiver. The unit sends GPS reports every 2 hours.

Ultra low power

The unit wakes up and sends GPS data every 2 hours. Power usage is so minimal that you will not notice the average power usage of 350 milliamps. The unit comes with a 3m/10ft power cable.

Lowest Cost Global GPS tracking

At US$19.95/month PredictWind offers the lowest cost GPS tracking on the market, with full global coverage from Iridium. Run your GPS tracking continuously at minimal monthly cost, even if you turn off your main satellite communications.

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A Reliable GPS Solution

Submersible to 3m, and with an internal battery your GPS tracking will run without external power for 1 month in case of power outage. Yellow Brick is the premium GPS tracking provider for all yacht races/cruising rallies around the world. This is why we have partnered with the world’s leading GPS tracking supplier for the most reliable unit in the marine market.

Note: The Standard or Professional package of PredictWind is required for a customized PredictWind GPS tracking page. However we think all boats going offshore should be getting PredictWind weather data & tools, so the tracking page feature is supplied at no extra cost to the PredictWind Standard / Pro weather packages.

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Buy from PredictWind, 20% below RRP!

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US$499
RRP US$619

YB3i Accessories

PredictWind offers 2 optional mount accessories for the YB3i unit.

Flat Mount

US$19

Rail Mount

US$49

All units shipped from our closest shipping facility in USA / UK / Australia / NZ. Additional import duties may apply if shipping outside of these countries.

PredictWind Pricing

Activation Fee:
US$59
Monthly Fee:
US$19.95/month
Monthly contract paid upfront, pro-rated for the first month.

Note: The Standard or Professional package of PredictWind is required for a customized PredictWind GPS tracking page. However we think all boats going offshore should be getting PredictWind weather data & tools, so the tracking page feature is supplied at no extra cost to the PredictWind Standard / Pro weather packages.

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The best pricing on the web

The best support in the industry - one stop shop for support & billing

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Billing Pro-rated - if activated part way through the month

Share Your GPS Tracks

You can share your GPS tracks on the PredictWind website and the Offshore App. A custom GPS tracking page is set up for you so you can share your live position as well as trip updates with friends and family.

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Questions fréquentes

How does it work?

YB3i uses the Iridium Satellite network. Specifically, it uses an Iridium service called ‘Short Burst Data’ (SBD). At the heart of YB3i is an Iridium 9602 modem.

How can I mount the YB3i?

The YB3i can be mounted in a variety of ways. The simplest way is to purchase our optional Rail Mount (available in the shop), which allows the unit to be easily mounted to a rail or pole. The unit can also be stuck down flat, in ceiling voids for example, using high-strength velcro on the flat base. Lastly, it has a set of 4 recessed M5 bolt holes on the base. You can use these to secure the unit using your own mounting solution, by bolting through a plate or hull.

Features

Small form factor, with multiple mounting options

Can be covertly mounted/positioned

Will run on 9-30V external power supply

Backup internal battery, for 3 - 4 weeks use

Truly Global Operation, using the Iridium satellite network

Technical Specifications

Powered By:
9-30V input, with integrated backup

Size:
5.12in (130mm) diameter x
1.97in (50mm) high

Weight:
350 grams

Waterproofing:
IP-68 (submersion up to 3m permanently)

Transmits Using:
Iridium Short Burst Data

Other Certifications:
FCC & CE
MIL-810 F/G (Ruggedness)

Ideal For:
Permanent Installation on Ships, Yachts, Vehicles etc.

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