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AMEC CAMINO-108 AIS Class B Transponder

Measurement Category: Location, Ship Monitoring
Operating Environment: Above Water, Splash Zone, Dry Enclosed Space
Version(s): CAMINO-108W has WiFi communications.
Mounting: Four mounting through holes
Communication Protocol: Internal Logging, USB, WiFi
Operating Mode: Free Streaming, Polled
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 12V or 24 V; typically <3 W average @ 12 V
External Input: Inputs for VHF radio antenna, GPS antenna, SD card, and navigation data streams.


CAMINO-108 is AMEC´s new generation class B AIS transponder. It allows exchange of AIS messages with other AIS equipped vessels within VHF range – the essential way to improve collision avoidance on the water. The dual-channel receivers ensure maximum reception of available AIS messages. Its NMEA2000, NMEA0183 and waterproof USB port enable simple integration with chart plotters and PCs. Built-in SD card slot makes storage of AIS data easier than ever. Conforms to all international standards related to AIS Class B Transponders.

Instrument Measurements

  • Geodetic Position (Position)
  • Maritime Mobile Service Identity MMSI (Ship Identification)
  • Local Position less than 10km (Ship Tracking)
  • Regional Position 10km - 100km (Ship Tracking)
  • Trajectory (Ship Tracking)
  • Local Presence less than 10km (Ship Detection)
  • Regional Presence 10km - 100km (Ship Detection)

Optional Sensors

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