GP-270ML - High Resolution Graphic Receiver

GP-270ML

1997-2000 ICOM America, Inc. The ICOM logo is a registered trademark of ICOM, Inc.

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. All ICOM radios significantly exceed FCC regulations limiting spurious emissions.

 

This 12 channel GPS receiver incorporates the latest in user-convenient digital technology, is incredibly easy to see and operate, and, although priced much lower than various competing models, offers impressive features.

The GP-270ML is an update of the original, popular Micrologic ML-270. ICOM America acquired the acclaimed but financially troubled Micrologic company early in year 2000. "This is a perfect GPS for first time navigators or for seasoned pros who are looking for an information-rich GPS at a reasonable price", says Bob Carey, Vice President of ICOM America, Inc. "There's nothing else like it at this price point on the market.

"GP-270 ML Features

  • 12 Channel GPS Receiver
  • Full Keypad
  • Best Performance Under
    Adverse Conditions
  • Built-In World Map
  • Marine Database With
    22,000 Points
  • 24-Hour Tide Prediction
GP-270ML Complete Features
LIGHTED KEYBOARD AND DISPLAY
  • Large 120 x 160 pixel display
  • English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish languages can be selected
COMPLETE NAVIGATION OUTPUTS
  • Displays UTC and local time
  • Distance and speed can be displayed as nautical miles/knots, statue miles/mph, or kilometers/kph
  • Altitude and estimated accuracy can be displayed as feet or meters
  • Display responds accurately to changes in position and speed
  • Navigation outputs include range and bearing to a waypoint or between waypoints, speed and course over the ground, velocity made good, crosstrack error, time to go, estimated time of arrival, graphic course deviation indicator, course error, parallel route offset, specified course, and elapsed distance
  • One second pulse synchronized to UTC
  • 133 map datums, plus one user defined
AUTOMATIC DATA LOGGING
  • Can be set to automatically log position and time at selected intervals
  • 500 waypoints
SAVE SETTINGS AND MAN OVERBOARD FUNCTIONS
  • Present position and time can be saved by pressing the (SAVE) key
  • Man overboard function Press (SAVE) key twice
ELECTRONIC CHARTING
  • A world map is built in, including country and state boundaries
TWO MARINE DATABASES
  • Two marine databases are included, with approximately 22,000 lights and buoys (America's version)
  • International version available
  • Memory for 100 additional user defined points
ACCURATE TIDE PREDICTION
  • A 24-hour tide plot can be shown from as many as 2,500 tide stations
  • Times of high and low tide are shown
SUN AND MOON RISE AND SET
  • Times of sun and moon rise and set are shown for any point on earth
  • Sun and moon positions, and also moon phase are shown for each hour of the day
PLOTTING
  • Present position and previous track can be plotted with waypoints, lights and buoys
  • Plot can be scaled from 0.25 to 4,000 nautical miles
  • Track is automatically recorded
  • Previously recorded tracks can be plotted and permanently stored as paths
  • Paths can be manually followed or automatically followed with autopilot
ALERTS
  • Audible and visual alerts for waypoint arrival, crosstrack error, border crossing, anchor watch, and avoid points
GP-270ML Specifications
PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS
  • Size: 9.8 W x 5.9 H x 3.1 D inches
    • 25.1 W x 14.7 H x 7.9 D cm
  • Weight: 2 lb. (930 g.)
  • Power: 10 32 V DC, 6 Watts
LCD DISPLAY
  • Number of pixels: 160 W x 120 H
  • Size: 4.5 W x 3.4 H inches (11.5 x 8.6 cm)
WAYPOINTS
  • 500 Waypoints with entry by Lat/Lon, present position, range and bearing, UTM, MGRS or TDs
  • Waypoints can be given 7 character names and 16 character descriptions
  • 30 Routes with 50 waypoints each
  • 10 Avoid points
SERIAL DATA
  • One input and two output ports are provided with many format selections
  • Waypoint upload and download are included for PC use
  • Compatible with all SC-104 DGPS messages

STANDARD EQUIPMENT

  • The GP-270ML comes complete with:
  • World map, database, tide predictor, external GPS antenna with 35 feet (10.7 meters) of cable, tilt stand, 10 foot (3 meter) power/data cable, operator's manual
WARRANTY
  • One year parts and labor
  • See warranty card for details