By now most of you know about the great two products that form the velocitek line up, so i thought i would share my experiences over the past couple of years with both the prostart and the speed puck from three different angles. View online or download velocitek speedpuck user manual, manual. Setting the line with the prostart is as simple as telling your crew to press the boat button as you sail by the. Since 1968, west marine has grown to over 250 local stores, with knowledgeable associates happy to assist. Dec 04, 2008 the speedpuck works with velociteks speedplay race replay software, allowing racers to combine their gps data with other boats and create race replays superimposed on a map background.
One thing i do use them for is to replay my tracks, on a map of the lake, in slightly increased time frame to see where i hit various speeds, etc. I have a volocitek s10 the precursor to the speedpuck from like 2008 that still functions like new. Velocitek electronic sailing instruments give you the ability to have quick, simple and reliable information from on your sailing boat. A less than halfknot change in boatspeed doesnt feel like much and thats a problem. Technical support, customer service and product information. Jan 14, 2017 velocitek prostart gps speed and distance timer. This is a must have if you want to see your speed easily and track statsprogress on your trip. Since youve said you dont need the redundancy of analog, then the real question for you is whether the added functionality of the gadgetofchoice speedpuck or others mentioned is worth the difference in money.
Personalize the functionality of your speedpuck or sc1 by disabling functions. Personalize the functionality of your speedpuck or sc1 by disabling. This simple gps based speed and compass enabled small sail boats to see how fast they were and see their heading over the ground. The most frequent installer filename for the program is. Mar 28, 2017 our website provides a free download of velocitek control center 2. When we started brainstorming about the prostart, we asked sailors which functions. Take your gps, upload your data and your are listed in the ranking. When the sc1 is first turned on, it must download information from gps satellites before it can. Both are available in australia and new zealand through for. The speedpuck combines a highaccuracy gps speedometer, compass and bar graph wind shift indicator in a compact, durable package. With the velocitek prostart you can take this questions out of the equation and continue your steady course to the next mark. Shows how to use velocitek speedplay to view gps race replay animations.
Velocitek enables dinghy and sportboat racers to improve their boat speed and tactics with realtime onthewater performance feedback from the sc1 and speedpuck highaccuracy gps instruments as. Speedplay is a must have if you have fellow sailors who also own a velocitek unit. The speedpuck is a simple gps speedometer that was created for sailing but can be used. The speedpuck has big numbers that are easy to read. Velocitek speedpuck sort by default title a to z title z to a price lowest first price highest first time added latest first popularity most popular first sales best selling first. Its very durable and easy to change from various boatssups with 3m dual lock. The speedpuck is a simple gps speedometer that was created for sailing but can be used in any sort or situation where you want to see your speed easily.
The speedpuck is also designed to work with velociteks speedplay race replay software. Velocitek speedplay this software is designed specifically to make the whole process of downloading data from a group of gps devices, formatting the data into a race replay and then watching the replay as fast and pain free as possible. I didnt see a mode for it to automatically switch display of speed and heading, do you have to keep pressing the button. To change the units on your speedpuck you need to download and install velocitek control center from our software page. The gps in the prostart updates at 4 hz 4 times per second. Two different pc software packages are available to help you get the most out of your speedpuck. Not only is this device a compass, gps, speed, heading and start timer but it has the unique feature of telling you your distance to the line.
This means that if your boats under 40ft long youll be able to mount the speedpuck on your mast and read it easily from anywhere in the cockpit, even if you dont have perfect vision. Dec 12, 2008 james takes a look at the new velocitek speedpuck that just arrived at our shop here in annapolis. Great prices, large selection of velocitek products. Speedpuck gps speedometer wind shift indicator youtube. If you race sailboats, the benefits of an accurate speedometer are probably already fairly obvious to you. Velocitek speedpuck overview boatshop24 boatshop24. There are several software downloads that velocitek can recommend for speedpuck use. Control center control center is the basic free software. Even still, you might not sail with a speedo because you can. Velocitek control center is free and works well for customizing the functionality of your speedpuck while providing basic data downloading and replay capability.
To update the firmware you must download either velocitek control center for windows or velocitool for mac and connect your device to a computer. Then, with velocitek control center open, connect your speedpuck to your computer and select update device settings. Having the time and distance to the start is critical as many races are won or lost at the start. The speedpuck gives you a new speed measurement every halfsecond. Velocitek control center is available for download from our software page. Download gps data from your velocitek device and launch singleboat. When the prostart is first turned on, it must download information from gps.
Now we bring you the prostart, which is specifically designed, from the ground up, to give you the easiest, most accurate distance to line measurements ever. Gpsspeedsurfing is a worldwide competition for speed windsurfers. I lost the manual and customer service was able to point me in the direction of instructions for it. How do i download the tracks off my velocitek device. Highly accurate wireless gps speedometer, compass and bar graph wind shift indicator in a compact, waterproof case. The common filename for the programs installer is speedplay. The speedpuck makes a great christmas gift for yourself or for a loved one who sails anything from an opti to a melges 32. Buy velocitek speedpuck, sailing gear, sailboat parts, sails and running rigging at vela sailing supply. Our website provides a free download of velocitek control center 2. I like the logger, and the tack feature im stealing that hehheh. Speedplay is a more powerful tool which facilitates replaying the gps data from multiple velocitek devices. Or maybe you already have a throughhull speedo but you. Velocitek speedpuck multifunction nav instrument display.
The velocitek control center is a free application for windows and mac osx that lets you. Page 20 software firmware update firmware is the software that runs on the prostart. There are two software packages, velocitek control center windows and mac. To download the tracks off your prostart or speedpuck you need to download and install velocitek control center.
The software is compatible with the s10, sc1 and speedpuck. The actual developer of the free software is velocitek. The velocitek control center is a free application for windows and mac osx that lets you download gps data from your velocitek device, version 3. This was accomplished in a single portable device that required no external fittings. The speedpucks sunlightreadable highcontrast lcd screen features 27mm 1. Velocitek speedplay kostenlos kostenlos herunterladen. Prostart velocitek more marine importeur velocitek pro. Software 10 software there are two software packages, control center and speedplay, available from velocitek which allow you to perform gps data download, customize device functionality and update firmware. I use the velocitek speedpuck on my epic v12 surfski, epic endurance 18, and my coreban turbo 14 sup. Periodically firmware updates will be available with bug fixes and enhanced features. Download gps data from your velocitek device and launch singleboat replays using gps action replay. When the speedpuck is first turned on, it must download information from gps. Mar 26, 2014 velocitek speedpuck overview boatshop24 boatshop24.
View and download velocitek speedpuck user manual online. The only real advantage to an analog is that theres no batteries to crap out at in inopportune time. Speedplay lets you use usb hubs to download gps data from up to 21 velocitek. This gpsdriven speedo and compass passed our laser frostbiting trial with flying colors. To find out more and download the software, go to velocitek. There are two software packages, velocitek control center for windows and. Velocitek makes instruments for performance sailing and sup racing. Velocitek prostart feedback gear anarchy sailing anarchy. Your question may be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who purchased this item, who are all part of the amazon community. This download was scanned by our builtin antivirus and was rated as malware free. Cross platform windows, mac, linux software for sport gps tracks replays, or live tracking, with dedicated performance analysis tools regatta, vmg, speed, etc.
Speedpuck is completely self contained and can be installed very quickly, without the need for tools. The speedpuck uses the same gps technology as the velocitek prostart, which is used by all americas cup world series teams. Velocitek control center free download windows version. Velocitek control center velocitool velocitek control center and velocitool are free software. Personalize the functionality of your speedpuck by disabling functions that you dont need or that are prohibited by your class rules. I have not had any issues with polarized sunglasses when viewing the display when it is mounted on the mast. Vertrauenswurdiger windows pc download velocitek speedplay kostenlos.228 1607 698 642 241 1280 1465 23 265 530 625 1528 550 1126 195 1359 161 610 825 361 9 1619 224 564 41 1366 839 45 26 948 126 147 483 174 1186