Vulcan 9 FS: No XDCR Simrad

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B&G Vulcan 9 FS: 9 “multifunction display. Ultra-bright multi-touch display with integrated NMEA2000, GPS, Wi-Fi and ForwardScan (optional sensor required). Incorporates 3G / 4G radar. No sensor included

SKU: 9 FS No XDCR Category:


The B&G Vulcan9 FS Display is a powerful all-in-one Chart plotter and depth sounder for mid sizedsail boats. Vulcan9 FS incorporates B&G’s forward looking collision avoidance sonar technology for safe passage making in areas where chart accuracy is uncertain. Vulcan9 includes B&G 3G and 4G Radar support giving the user ultimate situational awareness for passage making at night and in poor weather. Vulcan9 will also connect to B&G sailing instruments and autopilot systems for a fully integrated electronics package. No physical buttons and low profile mounting options makes Vulcan9 one of the cleanest and most integrated looking navigation device for aftermarket installs. Combine this with an extensive set of advanced sailing software features inherited from it’s bigger brother, the Zeus2, and the Vulcan 9 is the go-to standalone navigation display for the aspiring sailor.

Key Features

  • Easy to use multi-touch user interface
  • Glass dash styling
  • Super bright widescreen display
  • Radar integration
  • Built in Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Built in 10 Hz, high sensitivity GPS antenna
  • Dual Micro SD card slots
  • Built in echosounder (Broadband & Chirp)
  • Built in ForwardScan sonar
  • Operates with ZC1 and ZC2 Remote controller
  • Advanced NMEA2000 networking
  • BEP C-Zone Integration
  • Fusion Link and sonicHub2 Audio Support
  • NMEA Data Logging
  • GRIB Weather support
  • H5000 system integration
  • SailSteer, Laylines with Sailing Time, WindPlot
  • Adjustable page split ratios and panel layouts
  • Best in Class Cartography support

Integration & Supported Functionality

NMEA 2000:

Connect to GPS antennas, temperatureprobes, fuel management sensors, SonicHub audio server, Engine data, and much more…

Industry standard micro SD:

Allows for your choice of chart provider to be installed and logging sonar data for Insight Genesis.


Built-in GoFree functionality via internal wireless connectivity. Access to Navico Insight Store for transferring chart and sonar data. Sailing Specific Instruments: Interface with NMEA 2000 sailing enhancing devices like wind speed sensors and compasses.

Insight Genesis:

Upload your sonar logs to Insight Genesisdirectly from your device with internalWi-Fi connected to a internet hot-spot.

Internal 10Hz GPS

10 times per second position update rate, for faster mapping updates, accurate charting positions and more accurate speed over ground measuring
Touch Lock B&G Vulcan 7 features a touch lock option, this enables the user to temporarily disable the touch screen. This feature is particularly useful to prevent touch operation by unauthorised users or to block unintentional touches by clothing and other objects. The touchscreen lock feature can be accessed from the system control menu by either:
  • Pressing the power button
  • Pressing the power key on a ZC1 or ZC2 remote
  • Dragging the status bar down from the top of the page



Casing PC/ABS
Operating temp -15°C to +55°C (+5°F to +131°F)
Water ingress IPX6 and 7
Weight (excluding mounting hardware) 1.315 kg (2.9 lbs)
Screen brightness 1200 nits
Screen resolution 480 x 800 (H x W)
Viewing angle in degrees
(typical value at contrast ratio = 10)
L/R: 70, top: 50, bottom: 60


Operating voltage 10 – 17 V DC
Current draw at 13.6 V (sonar off, max B/L) 1 A
Low power standby mode Yes
Protection Reverse polarity and temporary over-voltage to 36 V
Alarm output current 1 A max
Processor iMX61 single core
Conformity CE, C-Tick
NMEA 2000 (compliant) 1 port (Micro-C male) -, network load 1 LEN : 1 combined port Power and NMEA 2000 (7 pin connector)
Card reader Dual microSD

ForwadScan/Sonar 1 port (9 pin connector) ForwadScan Radar 1 port (5 pin Ethernet connector)


Additional information

Weight 1.315 kg