• ASCENT VARIO GPS H1
ASCENT VARIO GPS H1

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ASCENT VARIO GPS H1

H1 Vario
€288.43
Tax excluded
€288.43
Tax excluded
New Ascent H1 vario with the same features as the original vario but now with GPS functionality. New features include GPS calibrated altitude, ground speed, heading, glide ratio,track logs..

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Introducing the all new Ascent H1 Vario, with the same great features as our original V1 vario but now with added GPS functionality!

Designed specifically for paragliding and hang gliding, the Ascent H1 Vario brings you everything you need in an affordable package... and it's small enough to wear like a watch.
New features include GPS calibrated altitude, ground speed, heading, glide ratio, and track logs that can be downloaded in both kml and igc formats using our own easy to use software interface.
The logbook records start of flight time and date, flight duration, min and max altitudes, max and average climb rates, max sink rate, min and max temperatures, and distance and direction from launch after landing.
Now includes PC software with detailed tracklog.

Lightweight

If you love a good hike, but hate carrying extra gear, you'll love the compact and light-weight H1 Vario.

Intuitive

An intuitive user interface, so you spend less time reading the manual and more time flying.

Easy to Use

The large numbers are easy to read, you can change the volume and view advanced features while flying without letting go of the controls.

Features

  • GPS calibrated, temperature corrected true or relative (to launch) altitude
  • Customizable averaged digital vertical speed
  • Ground speed
  • Heading
  • Glide ratio
  • While flying, a single button press briefly displays:
    • Time, duration of flight, distance and direction from launch, temperature
    • Max altitude, relative (to launch) or true altitude, max instantaneous and averaged lift, max sink
    • Volume

Additional Features

  • Instantaneous audio with adjustable volume
  • Sink alarm with user selectable threshold
  • User adjustable flight detection
  • Automatically records flight log summary data for up to 300 flights
  • Automatically records up to 50 hours of 1-second interval detailed
  • Track log data in igc or kml format
  • Large 55mm (2.17") black & white transflective graphic LCD with 128 x 128 pixel resolution
  • 830 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery provides at least 10 hours of flight time

The following items are included with the purchase of an H1 vario:

  • Wall and car charger
  • USB cable
  • Semi hard storage case
  • Riser strap
  • Lanyard

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Altimeter:
    • Temperature corrected, GPS or user calibrated altitude
    • True and Relative (to launch) altitude
    • Display in meters or feet with 1 meter (3 ft.) resolution
    • GPS: 48 Channel GPS Receiver
  • Variometer:
    • Customizable averaged digital display with 0.1 m/s (20 ft./min) resolution
    • Instantaneous audio with adjustable volume
    • Sink alarm with user selectable threshold
    • Temperature: Ambient temperature in Fahrenheit or Celsius with 1 degree resolution
  • Memory:
    • Automatically records Flight Log summary data for up to 200 ­flights
    • Automatically records up to 20 hours of 1-second interval detailed tracklog data in igc or kml format
  • Display: Black & White Transfl­ective Graphic LCD with 128 x 128 pixel resolution
  • Battery: Custom 830 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery with Sanyo cell
  • Physical Properties:
    • PC/ABS housing with PMMA display window
    • Size / dimensions: 83.4mm x 54mm x 14.9mm (3.28" x 2.13" x 0.59")
    • Weight: 93g (3.28 oz.)
  • Manufacturer: Ascent Products
  • Item #: H1 Vario

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