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B&G Wind Sensors

Superb quality wind sensors for accurate, reliable wind data

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A wind sensor for every boat

B&G wind sensors offer the most accurate, reliable data to ensure you have the information you need to inform and enhance your time on the water. The range starts with our NMEA 2000-compatible 608 wind sensor to the H5000-compatible 213 to our world-leading Vertical Masthead Units. 

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NEW! WS320 wireless wind sensor

Designed to provide highly accurate wind data in all conditions at all points of sail and heel, B&G’s new WS320 wireless wind sensor has been benchmarked against multiple different sensors in over 500 individual wind tunnel tests. It incorporates a high-performance solar panel and connects with your NMEA2000 network using Bluetooth technology. 

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New WS310 wired wind sensor

WS310 is a new high precision wired wind sensor, designed for cruising and club racing sailors. It offers high performance and outstanding data accuracy, with improved aerodynamics. Suitable for all yachts, it is available with 20, 35 and 80m cables.  

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608 Wind Sensors

Derived from the B&G Grand Prix level sensor, the 608 provides the accurate wind angle and speed data relied upon by sailors. The 608 sensor is NMEA 2000 compatible and contains a resistor so that it can act as one end of a NMEA 2000 backbone. 

  • High Accuracy
  • Race Proven Technology
  • Rugged Construction
  • Low Weight
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213 Masthead Unit

The 213 Type Masthead Unit has been proven over many years in applications from coastal cruising to Round the World record setting. Compatible with H3000, H5000 and WTP3 systems, it offers exceptional reliability and accuracy. 

  • High performance
  • Rugged construction
  • Fully field serviceable – easily replaced bearings etc.
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Vertical Masthead Units (VHMU)

B&G's renowned Vertical Masthead Units (VHMUs) offer unparalelled accuracy for performance racing. Tested to the limits in the world's oceans, the vertical wand keeps the sensor clear of any upwash and wind disturbance effects of large square topped mainsails. When paired with 3D motion sensors below decks,  VHMUs can be calibrated to eliminate the effects of the boat's motion and offer data on the true wind conditions to be found at the masthead. 

  • Ocean Race Proven
  • High precision
  • High-Modulus Carbon spar
  • Lightweight and Robust Mast Cable
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Popular Masthead Wind Sensors

A wireless wind sensor from B&G, designed for cruising and club racing sailors. The WS320 wireless wind sensor pack offers a high performance solution, with exceptional data accuracy and improved aerodynamics, which is easy to install and includes all the parts you need.
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A high precision wired wind sensor, designed for cruising and club racing sailors. The B&G WS310 wind sensor pack offers high performance data accuracy, with improved aerodynamics suitable for all yachts. Includes all you need for installation.
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