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MD68HR Large Dual Scale Steering Repeater Display

SKU: MNE-0032

The MD68HR is a compact Steering Repeater with a 164mm dual-scale compass dial of one-tenth a degree. Includes touch panel controls.

MD68HR Steering RepeaterOVERVIEW

The MD68HR is a dual-scale NMEA-based Steering Repeater. Digital heading data may be displayed and monitored at any location on a vessel. The inner dial has a resolution of one-tenth of a degree.

When multiple heading sources are available in the heading data (e.g. True and Magnetic), the MD68HR allows the user to select the heading source and indicates which heading source is in current use.

Compact and rugged, the MD68HR offers a heading repeater solution for locations with limited available space and may be either bulkhead or panel mounted. Finished in Jet Black (RAL9005) Fine-texture Powder Coat to complement other marine navigation equipment.

The MD68HR from Marine Data is flexible in application, easy to install and maintain.


  • Precision Dual Scale 36:1 Marine Compass Card Display
  • Designed for Vessel Steering
  • NMEA 0183 Digital Input
  • Automatic Baud Rate Detection
  • True and Magnetic Source Indication
  • Membrane Touch Controls with Remote Dimming Option
  • Rugged, Marinised Aluminium Construction

APPLICATIONSMD68HR Steering Repeater

The MD68HR displays True or Magnetic Heading Data transmitted from marine equipment compatible with NMEA 0183 (IEC 61162-1) (Gyro compass, TMC, EMC, GPS Compass, etc.)


  • Panel Mounting Kit (Supplied)
  • MD68TB – Bulkhead Trunnion Bracket Mounting Kit


MD68HRB – Dual Scale Steering Repeater with rotary control
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MD67HR – Weatherproof Compass Dial Heading Repeater
MD77HR – Compass Dial Heading Repeater

What is a Steering Repeater?

A Steering Repeater ensures a clear indication of heading information by using a 360° and a 10° compass card. In addition, True / Magnetic indicators clearly indicate the heading source. The 360° and 10° compass cards provide graduation of a tenth of a degree.


MD68TB Mounting Kit for the MD68 RangeMNE-0033 – MD68TB Trunnion Bracket Assembly

Bulkhead Mounting Kit for MD68 Series of Equipment. Finished in Jet Black (RAL9005) Fine-Texture Powder Coat

Repeater Trunnion Bracket Assembly used for mounting the MD68 Range of Repeaters in either Bulkhead, Ceiling or Desktop positions.


By Marine Data

MD68HR Data Sheet