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GDL 40 U.S. On-Demand Cellular Marine Weather ReceiverPart #: 010-00849-10A low-cost, on-demand weather solution for nearshore and inland boaters, the GDL 40 combines NMEA 2000 compatibility with reliable cellular network delivery.Get Reliable, Real-Time WeatherThe GDL 40 provides a number of weather features previously only available over satellite networks. Simply plug the system into any compatible Garmin chartplotter display and begin accessing on-demand radar, wind speed/direction, surface temperature, warnings, forecasts and much more. Because the system requires you to be within range of a cellular tower, it's an ideal solution for boaters that remain near shore.The GDL 40 is NMEA 2000 compatible for easy plug-and-play installation. In addition to conventional pole or flush surface mounting, the GDL 40 can also be attached to the underside of many fiberglass or wooden decks, making it easily concealable. For improved reception, a third-party external antenna can be attached.Pay As You GoBecause the GDL 40 receives data via cellular networks rather than satellites, it can provide weather information at a fraction of the cost. The system employs an on-demand cost structure, so there are no monthly subscription fees, only a small annual activation fee - the first of which is included in the price of the device.Once you've activated your GDL 40, you can then purchase day passes from the device for just $4.99. A day pass provides you with 24 hours of continuous weather data.Features:Pay as you go GSM weather solutionProvides current conditions and marine and city forecastsSimply select the Buy Weather option on the chartplotter to begin downloading weather dataWeather features include: live weather radar, wind speeds/direction, sea surface temperatures, wave heights, local forecasts, county/marine warnings, lightning, buoy data and moreWeather coverage area: up to 620 x 620 miles (1,000 km x 1,000 km)NMEA 2000 connectivity for easy installationMultiple mounting options - includes pole mount, surface mount and under deck mountCan be connected to aftermarket external GSM antennasFREE first year subscription free included with purchaseWaterproof - IPX7 standards

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