September 16, 2016  Engine and Tank Monitoring Firmware

Engine and tank monitoring firmware

With this firmware for the Text Display YDTD-20, you can monitor up to four engines and transmissions, temperature in the exhaust system, the vessel's trim tabs, four batteries, four diesel and four gasoline tanks and three fresh water and three black water tanks.

The Display shows all possible engine and transmission data defined in NMEA 2000 2.100 standard (released at February 2015), except the engine's VIN and the engine's software version. We also included speed data (over ground, SOG, and thru water, STW) for your convenience. Supported data types are listed below.

Category: Engine

  • Engine speed, RPM
  • Total engine hours
  • Engine boost pressure
  • Engine tilt/trim
  • Engine oil pressure
  • Engine oil temperature
  • Engine coolant pressure
  • Engine coolant temperature
  • Alternator potential
  • Fuel rate
  • Fuel pressure
  • Engine load
  • Engine torque
  • Alarms and warnings
  • Exhaust gas temperature

Category: Transmission

  • Transmission gear
  • Transmission oil pressure
  • Transmission oil temperature
  • Alarms and warnings

Category: Vessel's data

  • Speed Over Ground
  • Speed Thru Water
  • Trim tabs

Category: Trip fuel

  • Time to empty fuel tanks
  • Distance to empty (fuel range)
  • Estimated fuel remaining
  • Trip run time
  • Fuel rate, average
  • Fuel rate, economy
  • Trip fuel used
  • Instantaneous fuel economy

Category: Tanks

  • Level as a percentage
  • Level in liters or US gallons
  • Tank capacity

Category: Batteries

  • Battery voltage
  • Battery current
  • Case temperature

You may download firmware from our web site for free, copy it to the MicroSD card, and change the type of your display in a minute! And, of course, at any moment you can switch back to the Instument Display firmware. We plan to release additional firmware products in the future.

You may download this update by the direct link or at downloads page. To learn more about the Text Display see:


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