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gWind Masthead Wind Transducer


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Model # 15169972 | Mfg # 010-01227-00

Product Description

The gWind transducer features twin-fin technology with a three-bladed propeller for more accurate True Wind Speed (TWS) in lighter air while the twin-fin design gives a more stable True Wind Angle (TWA). The three-bladed propeller, unlike a cups design, is always efficient. Combined with optic reading, this transducer provides superior accuracy at low wind speeds and also provides for excellent linearity.

The included GND 10 black box bridge enables the Nexus Network and compatible Garmin chartplotters to share critical NMEA 2000 data. The GND 10 enables Garmin chartplotter owners to use Nexus sail equipment and vice versa.


  • Unit Dimension, WxH: 17.7" x 11.8" (450 x 300 mm)
  • Weight: 270g
  • Cable Length: 25m
  • Waterproof Rating: IPX7
  • Temp Range: From 5°F to 158°F (-15°C to 70°C)
  • Voltage Range: 9-16V
  • Power Usage: 0.33W
  • Accuracy Angle: Better than ±1.5°
  • Speed: Better than ±3%
  • NMEA 2000® Load Equivalency Number (LEN): N/A
  • Wireless Connectivity: No

What's in the box:

  • gWind transducer
  • GND™ 10
  • NMEA 2000® drop cable (2 m)
  • NMEA 2000 T-connector
  • Mast cable with female connector (25 m)
  • Nexus network cable (5 m; straight connector)
  • Nexus female field installable connector
  • Mast bracket
  • Mounting hardware
  • Documentation


gWind Masthead Wind Transducer

Type Masthead Units
Wind Sensors
Warranty Details Two Years

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Garmin gWind Masthead Wind Transducer

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Interfaces easily with my B&G NMEA2000 network

By Bill

from St. Thomas USVI

Verified Reviewer

Comments about Garmin gWind Masthead Wind Transducer:

Works with NMEA 2000 network. communicates reliability from masthead. Needs more time at sea to earn higher rating.

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