Every technical information about the DBI3 and DBT3 you can find here.
Cumsum updates (v1.2-1.8)
Our Service package including Calibration ( every 2 year), upgrade to the latest software, battery change are offered in our webshop
You turn the metal rotary switch on the right side one click clockwise.
Push the ON button
First position is hard off, for i.e. travelling on aircrafts, second and third positions are OP1 and OP 2,
which means you can change all values on your instrument. Fourth position is LOCK, meaning that
nobody can change your settings, they are locked.
You push button Function (Fn) and Button Setting (S) from there you scroll to the different values
You push button Function (Fn) and Button Information (I) from there you scroll to the different pages
System, Post, Dewpoint ( you need a dew pointmeter, available in shop), MAX values from last flight (
take a photo of it if you want to save it, it dissapear)BLE which measure the signal from DBT topsensors
and dewpoint, SENSOR and last page GPS-
Push button Set (S) and Information (I) at the same time and you will get altitude 0
Push the (Fn) for 4 seconds and you will get the wind log data
Double click the Function (Fn) button and you will get feet if you fly in meters and also UTC time.
Push Function button (F) and OFF Button and hold them in until you hear a ”ping” signal
Yes with the 2.0 and 2.2 software you can watch your flight in google earth with a window computer.
Since this is a FAA/EASA approved instrument it should be calibrated every 2 year, diffferent service
packages are available in our shop. Upgrade to new software is included in all service packages.
Yes, if you are familiar with computers, have windows and follow our instructions carefully it is possible.Mac is not possible. If you think it is to complicated we are happy to arrange that when you send your DBi3 for calibration or other services, see our special offer for Calibration, FW Update, battery change in our shop.
The minimum speed to give a direction is 1 knot.
1 knot is 1,852 km/h.
We dont measure lower speeds because values below 1 knot are very unprecise.
We recommend to walk very slowly with your DBI3 for better understanding
This is what shows in 2km per hour: Speed and direction
This is what it shows in 1 km per hour: Speed but no direction