Raymarine Dsm30 And Dsm300 Installation Instructions 87080 1
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Document number 870801Date November and registered trademarksHSB Raymarine and SeaTalk are registered trademarks of Raymarine plcAll other product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective ownersContents of this handbook Raymarine 2006Trademarks and registered trademarks 2Important Information 5Intended Use 5Safety Notices 5EMC Conformance 6Declaration of Conformity 6Product Disposal 6Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment WEEE 6Warranty 6Chapter 1DSM Installation 7Planning the Installation 7EMC Installation Guidelines 7Suppression Ferrites 8Connections to Other Equipment 812Unpacking and Inspecting the Components 9Cable Options 1013Selecting Sounder Module Mounting Location 1014Mounting the Sounder Module 1115Cable Runs 1416System Connections 14Transducer Connection 15DC Power Connection 15Ground Connection 1817Display Configuration 18Configuring E Series Displays 18Configuring C Series Displays 19Configuring hsb2 PLUS Displays 20Chapter 2Maintenance and Problem Solving 21Routine Checks 21Cleaning Instructions 21EMC Servicing and Safety Guidelines 2222Resetting the System 23For E Series and C Series Displays 23For hsb2 PLUS Series Displays 2323Problem Solving 25Common Problems and Their Solutions 25Status LED 264DSM300 and DSM30 In24How to Contact Raymarine 28On the Internet 28Customer Support 28In the US 28Accessories and Parts 28Technical Support 29Product Repair and Service 29In Europe 30Technical Support 30Accessories and Parts 30Worldwide Support 31Sounder Features 31Index 33Important DSM300 and DSM30 Digital Sounder Modules provide echo sounder data that can be displayed on Raymarine E Series C Series and hsb PLUS display units This manual contains important information for installing and maintaining your Digital Sounder Module Raymarines Technical Services or your local dealer will be available to answer any questions you may on how to operate the fishfinder application can be found in the handbook for your particular display systemIntended UseDSM300 and DSM30 Digital Sounder Modules are intended for depth finding and fishfinding purposes on recreational nonIMOSOLAS classats Echo sounders require an appropriate Raymarine transducer and cable This equipment must be installed and operated in accordance with the instructions contained in this manual Failure to do so can result in personal injury andor navigational inaccuracies In High VoltageDigital Sounder Modules contains high voltages Adjustments require specialized service procedures and tools only available to qualified service technicians there are no user serviceable parts or adjustments The operator should never remove the cover or attempt to service the Transducer CableRemoving the transducer cable from the rear of the DSM300 or DSM30 while the sounder module is powered on can cause sparks Only remove the transducer cable after power has been removed from the DSM As with any electronic device be sure the sounder module is mounted where it is well ventilated and free from gasoline fumesIf the transducer cable is accidentally removed while the DSM is powered on remove power from the sounder module replace the transducer cable and then return power to the module As a safety feature the sounder module only recognizes that the transducer is connected at powerup6DSM300 and DSM30 InAll Raymarine equipment and accessories are designed to the best industry standards for use in the recreational marine environmentThe design and manufacture of Raymarine equipment and accessories conform to the appropriate Compatibility EMC but correct installation is required to ensure that performance is not of plc declare that the DSM300 and DSM30 Digital Sounder Modules are in compliance with the essential requirements of EMC directive 2004108ECThe original Declaration of Conformity certificate may be viewed on the relevant product page at DisposalWaste Electrical and Electronic Equipment WEEEectiveThe WEEE Directive requires the recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment While the WEEE Directive does not apply to some of Raymarines products we support its requirements as part of our environmental policy and we ask you to be aware of how you should dispose of this productThe wheelie bin symbol found on our products signifies that it should not be disposed of in general waste or landfill Please contact your local dealer national distributor or Raymarine Technical Services for information on product register your Digital Sounder Module ownership please take a few minutes to fill out the warranty registration card found at the end of this handbook It is very important that you complete the owner information and return the card to the factory in order to receive full warranty 1DSM chapter provides details for mounting the DSM300 and DSM30 and connecting to the displayFor the system to display depth water temperature and speed you must install the transducer types capable of transmitting the appropriate data Planning the you install your system plan the installation of the sounder module as described in Section13Cable Runs as described in transducer for your applicationEMC Installation GuidelinesAll Raymarine equipment and accessories are designed to the best industry standards for use in the recreational marine design and manufacture conforms to the appropriate Compatibility EMCdards but correct installation is required to ensure that performance is not compromised Although every effort has been taken to ensure that they will perform under all conditions it is important to understand what factors could affect the operation of the productThe guidelines given here describe the conditions for optimum EMC performance but it is recognized that it may not be possible to meet all of these conditions in all situations To ensure the best possible conditions for EMC performance within the constraints imposed by any location always ensure the maximum separation possible between different items of electrical equipmentFor optimum EMC performance it is recommended that wherever equipment and cables connected to it areAt least 5 ft 15 m from any equipment transmitting or cables carrying radio signals eg VHF radios cables and antennas In the case of SSB radios the distance should be increased to 7ft 2mMore than 7 ft 2 mom the path of a radar beam A radar beam can normally be assumed to spread 20 degrees above and below the radiating element8DSM300 and DSM30 InThe equipment is supplied from a separate battery from that used for engine start Voltage drops below 10V and starter motor transients can cause the equipment to reset This will not damage the equipment but may cause the loss of some information and may change the operating modeRaymarine specified cables are used Cutting and rejoining these cables can compromise EMC performance and must be avoided unless doing so is detailed in the installation manualIf a suppression ferrite is attached to a cable this ferrite should not be removed If the ferrite needs to be removed during installation it must be reassembled in the same FerritesThe following illustration shows typical cable suppression ferrites used with Raymarine equipment Always use the ferrites supplied by Raymarine Connections to Other EquipmentIf your Raymarine equipment is to be connected to other equipment using a cable not supplied by Raymarine a suppression ferrite must always be attached to the cable that is closest to the Raymarine unitChapter 1 DSM and Inspecting the your system carefully to prevent damage to the equipment Save the carton and packing in case you need to return the unit for service Check that you have all the correct system components adapter 4pin to 3pin part no R6908110DSM300 and DSM30 InA 3mlong cable is included for connecting your sounder module to a C Series or PLUS display Longer cables and connection cables for other types of systems must be purchased separately C Series displays have 4pin connectors while the older hsb PLUS Series displays have a 3pin configuration This requires that you use a 4pin to 3pin adapter Raymarine part number R69081 connecting a sounder module to an hsb PLUS Series display This adapter is included with the DSM300 but must be ordered separately with a DSM30Select from the following cable options 13Selecting Sounder Module Mounting LocationDSM300 and DSM30 sounder modules are waterproof to IPX7 is and is designed to be mounted either above or below deckMount the DSM where it isprotected from physical damage and excessive from prolonged exposure to rain salt spray and direct sunlightwell ventilatedas close to the transducer as possibleDo not locate the DSMin the engine compartmenton the main consoleWhen planning the installation the following should be considered to ensure reliable and trouble free There must be sufficient space below the unit to enable cable connections to the panel connectors avoiding tight bends in the cableCable NoSeaTalk Network Cable RJ45 15mSeaTalk Network Cable RJ45 5mSeaTalk Network Cable RJ45 10mSeaTalk Network Cable RJ45 SeriesC Series Network Cable 4pinto4pin 10mE65011 PLUS Series Pathfinder In Line Terminator Splitter Cable Adapter Cable 4pin to 3pin 1 DSM The selected location should be far enough away from devices that may cause interference such as motors generators and radio See the EMC guidelines earlier in this compass Mount the unit at least 3 ft 1 m away from a magnetic compassCable runs The unit must be located near a DC power source The power cable supplied is 10 ft 3 mEnvironment Provide good ventilation to prevent Do Not Remove the Transducer CableRemoving the transducer cable from the sounder module while power is turned on can cause sparks As with any electronic device be sure the sounder module is mounted where it is well ventilated and free from gasoline the Sounder ModuleThe DSM can be mounted either above or below deck using the supplied hardware To allow for ease of cable connection mount the sounder module so that the cables hang below the unit 12DSM300 and DSM30 InTo mount the DSM1Hold the modulein the location where you want to mount it making sure it is perpendicular to the deck2Mark the location of the four key holes onto the mounting surface 3Drill a 964 pilot hole at each of the marked locations 1 DSM fiberglass with a gelcoat surface you should overdrill the surface to prevent the gelcoat from chipping when driving in the screw Before drilling the pilot hole hand drill the marked location with an oversized bit and countersink to approximately 38 diame4Drive the supplied 8 screws into the pilot holes Screw them in about half way5Mount the module to the surface slipping the screw heads through the four key holes6Press the module downward so the screws align with the narrow end of the keyholes 7Tighten the screws Do not overtighten 14DSM300 and DSM30 In15Cable RunsConsider the following before installing the system cablesYou will need to attach power transducer and display cables All cables should be adequately secured protected from physical damage and protected from exposure to heatAvoid running cables through bilges or doorways or close to moving or hot objectsAvoid sharp bendsUse a watertight feedthrough wherever a cable passes through an exposed bulkhead or deckheadSecure cables in place using tiewraps or lacing twine Coil any extra cable and tie it out of the way16System ConnectionsThe connector panel provides the following connection socketsTD 7pin socket for connecting to the transducer 4pin socket for connecting to a C Series or hsb PLUS Series display 3pin socket two for connecting to boats DC power and one RF ground screen HSRJ45 socket for connecting to an E Series display CAUTION To protect exposed pins please place the attached dust cover over the socket 4pin or RJ45you are not connecting a cableChapter 1 DSM Connection A 30 ft 10 m is supplied with the transducer This cable has a connector plug with an outer nut that you must attach at one end for attaching to the TD connector on the sounder module Optional extension cables are Do Not Cut or Splice the Transducer CableThere is high voltage on the transducer cable Splicing could create a safety hazardCutting the transducer cable severely reduces sonar performance If the cable is cut it must be replacedit cannot be the transducer cable will void the warranty and invalidate the European CE markDC Power ConnectionThe DSM300 is intended for use on boats DC power systems rated from 107 V to 32V The DSM30 is intended for use on boats DC power systems rated from 107 V to 18V 12 volt systems onlyThe power connection to the unit should be made at either the output of the battery isolator switch or at a DC power distribution panel Power should be fed directly to the DSM via its own dedicated cable system and protected by a thermal circuit breaker or fuse on the red positivewire that is installed close to the power connectionA10 ft 3 m power cable is supplied with the unit This cable has a connector plug at one end for attaching to the POWER connector on the sounder module and 3 wires at the other end for connecting the power supply The power cable may be extended by up to 60 ft 20 m using a wire gauge of AWG 12 or greater The RED wire must be connected to the feed from the positive battery terminal and the BLACK wire to the feed from the negative attery terminal The shield wire drainould be connected to the boats RF ground See Ground Connection on page18Install a quick blow 8 amp fuse on the red If the power connections are accidentally reversed the system will not work Use a multimeter to ensure that the input power leads are connected for correct polarityDC power is connected at the 3pin POWER connector on the units connector panel The connector viewed from the outsideand pin functions are shown in the following diagram and table16DSM300 and DSM30 In There is no power switch on the DSM The unit turns on when the power cord is attached to boats power and plugged into the POWER connector on the connector panelYou should locate the DSM so that the power cord can be easily removed if necessary If the sounder is placed in a location Raymarine strongly suggests installing an onoff switch on the DSM power cord at a point where it is easily accessible Power Connections with an E Series DisplayPin drain wireNo SupplyChapter 1 DSM Installation17 Power Connections with a C Series Display Power Connections with an hsb PLUS Series DisplayPower SupplySounder Modulehsb PLUS Series Display UnitPower Supply18DSM300 and DSM30 InGround ConnectionIt is important that an effective RF ground is connected to the system A single ground point should be used for all equipment You can ground the sounder module by connecting the drain wire shield of the Power Input cable to the boats RF ground If you need to extend the wire the extension wire should be an 8 mm braid or AWG 10 multistranded cable If your boat does not have an RF system connect the drain wire to the negative battery terminalThe DC system should be eitherNegative grounded with the negative battery terminal connected to the boats groundFloating with neither battery terminal connected to the boats groundThis system is not intended for use on positive ground DSM must be connected to an hsb PLUS Series C Series or E Series display unit to show echo sounder data How you configure your sounder module depends on the type of display to which you will be connecting itThe E Series system operates on the SeaTalk network E Series cables have an RJ45 modular connector that attach to the SEATALK HS connector on the sounder module See Cable Options on page10 for a list of available E Series cables When the DSM is used with a single display connection is made via a SeaTalk Crossover Coupler Configuring an E Series System Single 1 DSM used in a multiple display system connect the DSM to the SeaTalkNetwork Switch Configuring an E Series System Multiple DisplaysThe CSeries system uses cables with a round 4pin twistlock network connector A 3mlong CSeries cable is included with your sounder module and is also available in a 10 m length Raymarine part number E65011 The display cable attaches to the 4pin male connector labelled HSB2on the connector panel of the sounder module Configuring a C Series and DSM30 In PLUS Pathfinder PLUS network cables have a triangular 3pin connector on both ends When using the DSM with an hsb PLUS Series display connect the supplied 4pin to 3pin hsb adapter between the sounder module and the network cableThe hsb system must be terminated at both ends of the network If a PLUS Series display is the last device on the network an inline terminator is installed on the cable where it connects to the display The network connection in the DSM however is internally terminated it does not require an inline terminator Because the sounder module is internally terminated it must be installed at the end of the hsb network You must not use an inline terminator on the DSM end of the network If an hsb splitter is used connect it to a display and not to the DSMConfiguring an hsb PLUS System Single Display Configuring an hsb PLUS System Multiple Series 2 Maintenance and Problem 2Maintenance and Problem This chapter provides information on routine maintenance and on possible causes of problems you may experience with your Digital Sounder The sounder unit contains high voltage Adjustments require specialized service procedures and tools only available to qualified service technicians There are no user serviceable parts or adjustments and the operator should not attempt to service the equipment The operator should not remove the rear cover of the moduleThe sounder module is a sealed unit Maintenance procedures are therefore limited to the following periodic checksExamine the cables for signs of damage such as chafing cuts or nicksCheck that the cable connectors are firmly attachedThe DSM is a sealed unit and does not require regular cleaning However if you find it necessary to clean the unit please follow these basic power is offWipe the module clean with a damp clothIf necessary use IPA isopropyl alcoholr a mild detergent solution to remove grease marksCleaning the TransducerSea growth can collect quickly on the bottom of the transducer this can reduce the performance in just a few weeks To prevent the buildup of sea growth coat the transducer with a thin layer of paint22DSM300 and DSM30 InUse only a waterbased antifouling paint or a waterbased paint specifically designed for transducers Apply the paint with a brushIf your transducer becomes fouled or stops working because of sand or sea growth use a stiff brush to clean it You may sand the surface with a finegrit wet or dry sandpaper 320 grade or finer but this will affect the performance of the unit when the boat is moving at higher speedsThe paddle wheel mechanism may become jammed by dirt grit or barnacles Work the contaminant out of the mechanism then clean the unit with soap and water or alcoholUse caution when sanding or cleaning the outside of the hull near the transducer CAUTION Harsh cleaning solvents such as acetone may damage the transducerEMC Servicing and Safety equipment should be serviced only by authorized Raymarine service technicians They will ensure that service procedures and replacement parts used will not affect performance There are no user serviceable parts in any Raymarine productSome products generate high voltages so never handle the when power is being supplied to the equipmentWhen powered up all electrical equipment produces fields These can cause adjacent pieces of electrical equipment to interact with one another with a consequent adverse effect on operation To minimize these effects and enable you to get the best possible performance from your Raymarine equipment guidelines are given in the installation instructions to enable you to ensure minimum interaction between different items of equipment ie ensure optimum Compatibility EMCAlways report any EMCrelated problem to your nearest Raymarine dealer We use such information to improve our quality standardsIn some installations it may not be possible to prevent the equipment from being affected by external influences In general this will not damage the equipment but it can lead to spurious resetting action or may result in momentary faulty 2 Maintenance and Problem the SystemThe Reset function returns the sounder module to its factory default values How you perform the reset depends on the type of display the sounder module is connected toCAUTION Factory ResetThe factory reset clears the sonar depth offset and speed and temperature E Series and C Series DisplaysTo perform the factory reset1Make sure that FISHFINDER is the active screen on the display2Press 3Scroll to and then select FISHFINDER SETUP4Scroll to and select DSM Reset5Scroll to Reset DSM6To confirm the reset select YESiThe power on the DSM cycles OFF and ONiiThe introductory logo is a few seconds an application page and a navigation warning is displayed7To continue read the warning and then press The reset is completeFor hsb PLUS Series DisplaysTo perform the factory reset1Make sure that SONAR is the active screen on the display2Press 3Press the SONAR SET UP soft key to display the Sonar Set Up page4Press and hold for 5 secondsThe RESET TO DEFAULTS soft key appears5Press RESET TO DEFAULTSNew soft keys appear ARE YOU SURE YES NO6Press YES to confirm the resetiThe power on the DSM cycles OFF and ONiiThe message SONAR DATA UNAVAILABLE and DSM30 IniiiAn audible alarm is soundedivThe normal sonar image resumes scrolling across the displayThe reset is completeTo cancel the resetBefore pressing YES as described in item 4 above press any of the following keys or This action opens up a new menu according to the key pressedorPress either the ENTER or key This action returns the unit to the Sonar Set Up menuChapter 2 Maintenance and Problem SolvingAll Raymarine products are prior to packing and shipping subjected to comprehensive test and quality assurance programs However if this unit should develop a fault please refer to the following table to identify the most likely cause and the corrective action required to restore normal operationIf you still have a problem after referring to the table below contact your local dealer national distributor or Raymarine Technical Services Department for further advice Always quote the product serial numbers The serial number is printed on the back of the unitCommon Problems and Their SolutionsTable 21 Common Sounder freezes1 Check that the scroll speed is not set to zero2 Check the transducer cable for damage If damaged the cable and transducer must be replaced as a unitSounder does not display 1 Fish arches are not displayed if the boat is stopped fish appear on the display as straight line2 Ensure the transducer is within 10 of vertical3 Check that the gain is not set too lowSounder does not see bottom or fish1 If you have a transommount transducer check that the transducer hasnt kickedup on hitting an object2 Check that the gain is not set too low3 Check that the transducer is within 10 of vertical4 Check that the transducer face is not covered or fouledIf necessary clean the transducer5 Check the voltage from the power source if this is too low it can affect the transmitting power of the sounderSounder displays a lot of background noise1 Check that the gain is not set too high2 Check that the transducer is mounted correctly and is cleanSounder speed or log readings are wrong1 Check that the transducer paddle wheel is clean2 If necessary add a speed offset3 If receiving SeaTalk speed unplug the SeaTalk connector from the and DSM30 InStatus LED The LED on the connector panel provides valuable information on the status of your sounder module The LED blinks green while the module is operating normally If the unit detects a problem the LED blinks amber to indicate a warning or red for an error The number of times the LED blinks is a code representing the nature of the problem For multiple warningserrors the codes are given in sequence with a 15 second pause between strings The following table shows the various LED status codes and their meaningsAfter 30 seconds of no network activity the sounder enters Standby mode No sonar pings are emitted and no warnings are output on the LED Instead the LED blinks green once every 10 secondsFor example if the Transducer Sense fails and the network is not detected the LED blinks amber once pauses 15 secs blinks amber twice 05 secs apart pauses 15 secs and then repeats the sequence until the problems are resolved or up to 10 minutes elapseSounder temperature readings are wrong1 If necessary adjust the TEMP CALIBRATE parameter2 If receiving SeaTalk temperature unplug the SeaTalk connector from the displaySonar display is unreliable at high boat speeds1 Turbulence around the transducer may be confusing the unitTable 22 Status LED Warning No of every 10 minW Sense FailureNetwork not detectedR3High Temperature Timeout RebootTable 21 Common Sounder 2 Maintenance and Problem Solving27A solid red LED not a fatal error condition If the event of a fatal error the system will power cycle to attempt to selfcorrect the condition If the condition persists please contact Raymarine Customer ServiceTable 23 Status LED Error No of every 10 minRed1Unknown ErrorE2Battery Voltage ErrorR3High Temperature ErrorR4Flash Memory Monitor and DSM30 In24How to Contact RaymarineOn the InternetVisit the Raymarine World Wide Web site for the latest information on Raymarine electronic equipment and systems to the Customer Support page for links toFinding Factory Service locations and Authorized Dealers near youRegistering your Raymarine handbooks in Adobe Acrobat RayTech software the Raymarine solution the Find Answers link routes you to our solution database Search questions and answers by product category keywords or phrases If the answer you are seeking is not available click the Ask Raymarine tab to submit your own question to our technical support staff who will reply to you by emailIn the USAccessories and PartsMany Raymarine accessory items and parts can be obtained directly from your authorized Raymarine dealer However if you are in need of an item not available from the retailer please contact Raymarine Technical Services at18005395539 ext 2333 or16038815200 ext 2333 Technical Service is available Monday through Friday 400 AM to 600 PM Eastern Time Please have the Raymarine item or part number ready when calling if placing an order If you are not sure which item is appropriate for your unit you should first contact the Technical Support Department to verify your 2 Maintenance and Problem SupportFor technical support ext 2444 or16038815200 ext 2444 Our Technical Support Specialists are available to answer questions about installing operating and all Raymarine can be sent directly to our Technical Support Department via the Internet Point your browser to and click on the Customer Support link From there select Find Answers and click the Ask Raymarine tabProduct Repair and ServiceIn the unlikely event your Raymarine unit should develop a problem please contact your authorized Raymarine dealer for assistance The dealer is best equipped to handle your service requirements and can offer timesaving help in getting the equipment back into normal operationIn the event that repairs can not be obtained conveniently product service may also be obtained by returning the unit toRaymarine IncProduct Repair Center21 Manchester NH 030544821The Product Repair Center is open Monday through Friday 815 am to 500pm Eastern Time All products returned to the Repair Center are registered upon receipt Should you wish to inquire about the repair status of your unit contact the Product Repair Center at18005395539 ext 2118 or16038815200 ext 2118 Please have the unit serial number ready when you call We will do everything possible to make the repair and return your unit as quickly as and DSM30 InIn EuropeIn Europe Raymarine support service and accessories may be obtained from your authorized dealer or plcAnchorage ParkPortsmouth PO3 5TDTel44 069 3611Fax44 069 4642Technical SupportThe Technical Services Department handles inquiries concerning installation operation fault diagnosis and repair For technical helpdesk contactTel44 071 4713Fax44 066 and PartsRaymarine accessory items and parts are available through your authorized Raymarine dealer Please refer to the lists of component part numbers and optional accessories in the Installation chapter of this manual and have the Raymarine part number ready when speaking with your dealerIf you are uncertain about what item to choose for your Raymarine unit please contact our Customer Services Department prior to placing your orderWorldwide SupportPlease contact the authorized distributor in the conform to2004108EC EMC x 737 x 243 2733 x 1872 x 617 mmWeight22 lbs 10 kgMountingFour keyholed mounting tabs mounting polarity 10732 VDC 10718 VDC required05 A 80 A Range Humidity Waterproof to IPX710C to 50C20C to 70Cup to 95 at 35C pin transducer4 pin hsb inputoutput3 pin powerRJ45 SeaTalk to 1000 watts RMSAdjustable to 600 Watts RMS FrequencyDual 50 kHz and 200 kHzDual 50 kHz and 200 kHzPulse Length100 sec to 4 msec 100 sec to 4 msec Max Transmit Rate1580 pulses min 50 range1580 pulses min 50 rangeDepth3 to 5000 ft 1700 m3 to 3000 ft 1000 inhull or inhull or and DSM30 AccessoriesC Series RunsCleaning Series Series PLUS Series Series Safety codesFactory ResetGround from RaymarineHigh VoltageHSB2 Connectorhsb2 PLUS Series ChecksHigh VoltageSeaTalk CouplerNetwork SwitchSEATALK HS ConnectorEMC LEDSupplied ConnectionsTD and DSM30 nameTPpostT dEeE bch aeeDdD acEeE bch CEeE bch aeeDCD KEeE bch
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