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Old 11-02-2011, 06:53   #1
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Raymarine Service Manuals

I saw on another thread the service manual for the ST4000+ auto pilot. Glad to know these manuals exist. Now to find the rest of them, does anyone have the ST60, RD218, 125GPS, smart controller, DSM30, or the classic C-series service manuals?
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You might try myretrevo.com
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You might try myretrevo.com
Unfortunately I wasn't able to find anything there, even the users manuals.
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Ah Ha! Gordo must still be in bed!

ST60 try here: Raymarine Marine Electronics - Retired ST60 Manuals

RD218:

Raymarine Marine Electronics - RD218 Radome Radar Scanner

Others you can search here:

Raymarine Marine Electronics - Owner's Manuals
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Those are the user's, owners, install guides. I was hoping to find the Service manuals.

Does Gord ever sleep?
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When you say Service Guides are you talking about manuals that would be helpful in repairing one of these units? I seriously doubt Raymarine or anyone in the marine electronics business is going to share that sort of info. That would take $$ out of their pocket and everyone knows you're not supposed to actually fix this stuff just toss it in a landfill after 18 months and buy the newest gear.
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When you say Service Guides are you talking about manuals that would be helpful in repairing one of these units? I seriously doubt Raymarine or anyone in the marine electronics business is going to share that sort of info. That would take $$ out of their pocket and everyone knows you're not supposed to actually fix this stuff just toss it in a landfill after 18 months and buy the newest gear.

If I were as rich as the IRS likes to think I am then I would just toss the whole kit every year.
I'm an electronics engineer so the repairs, when possible, shouldn't be a problem given the proper documentation. When I saw the proper service manual for the ST4000+ the other day I started looking. I did find someone in Latvia selling them on E-bay but I'd rather get them from a fellow sailor if possible.

Gord will have the answer I'm sure. He is the original search engine.
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Try calling Raymarine tech support- 603-881-5200 ?
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I'd be interested in a source for technical manuals too. My ST5000+ linear drive is haunted and Raymarine wants $650 to service. Probably just a stuck clutch solenoid inside.
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No one has PDF of any of these manuals?

Gord, I'm sure you can find them somewhere.
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There used to be all the goodies at Raymarine site.

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