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Re: NMEA 2K Network Problems (Garmin GMI 10/Airmar DST800/GPS 19X (NMEA0183))

Hi everyone, just an update here to let you know the problem with the GPS not getting picked up by the MFD was fixed by grounding the NMEA2000 power drop cable. I also installed the resistor to the GPS TX that limits the refresh to 1Hz, just in case. Anyhow, if it works... don't fix it
Also, I installed the GWI10 Wind Sensor on the masthead and that works flawlessly. The depth transducer is still a bit erratic in behavior but I reserve final judgement until the boat is in the water.

Now, let's see if I can pinpoint why my nav lights and steaming light don't work after switching to LED bulbs (god, I hate electrical systems and climbing the mast just to check if current reaches the steaming light fixture)

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