Volvo Penta IPS Compatibility

Furuno has received full Volvo Penta IPS certification for the NavPilot 700 series when installed with the new FAP 6300 Gateway System.
This instructional video shows you how to properly set up the Furuno NavPilot 700 series with the new Volvo Penta IPS compatibility feature, including a sea trial.

 

 

Set-up Instructions and Sea Trial

 

 

What is Volvo Penta IPS?

Volvo Penta IPS (Inboard Performance System) is a modern, inboard steering and throttle control system with multiple pod drive units, which can rotate 360 degrees. IPS provides easy maneuverability, better fuel efficiency, less CO2 emissions, higher efficiency, speed etc. The IPS Joystick Controller allows simple lateral or rotational boat movement. For more details, visit http://www.volvopenta.com.