Suunto Yachtsman specifications
Below you will find the product specifications and the manual specifications of the Suunto Yachtsman.
EN - 270 (PDF)
Sailing instrument with sailing timer, barometer and compass functions in a tough metal case
- Sailing timer with maximum countdown time of 120 minutes.
- Barometer with weather trend indicator.
- Multiple watch functions.
- Metal housing.
- User replaceable battery.
- Water resistant to 30 m /100 ft.
Suunto Yachtsman is not only an essential navigational tool for all sailing enthusiasts but it is also a reliable timekeeper and an important racing aid. With Suunto Yachtsman you can concentrate on what you know and love the best, the race itself.
Sailing TimerThe sailing timer allows you to easily set the correct sequence and synchronize the timer with the race committee with the push of a button. Large numerals and audible warning signals let you concentrate more on maneuvering your boat in the swarming of the start while Suunto Yachtsman keeps you informed on up-coming critical moments.
The race timer range of the stopwatch is 120 hours. You can store fifty split times in the memory for later analysis. The sailing timer has been developed together with some of the top sailors in the world, with experience from the Whitbread Around the World ocean race to the dinghy and keel boat World Championships.
BarometerSuunto Yachtsman displays the current barometric pressure and temperature as well as the pressure-related data for the past four days. It also shows you the present sea level pressure, which makes it easier to read and understand the barometric pressure.
CompassThe electronic compass displays the bearing and the cardinal or half-cardinal point and a North-South arrow, and features a bearing tracking function that displays the locked bearing, the actual bearing and the difference between the two. Suunto Yachtsman also allows for declination adjustment. The rotating bezel with a ratchet at every five degrees combined with the compass is especially useful when defining the start line bias or memorizing the wind direction before the start of a race.
WatchNo matter where and how you are traveling, Suunto Yachtsman keeps you on time. The calendar watch is pre-programmed to the year 2089, has 3 daily alarms a regular stopwatch, sailing timer and a dual time function.