Can anyone assist with the following B&G nmea question
Boat has B&G Hydra HPROD44 3003 cpu (see pics) and I'm trying to work out what manual I need to use to work out the nmea inputs.
When I connect my laptop (RS485 adaptor) to the processors nmea pins 21 through to 27 as per...
Long time since I've posted and looking for a bit of knowledge base help re Ch 73 noise. (Did a forum search no luck)
About to do an offshore and regatta later this month and Ch73 is in the Si's - need to fix a Ch73 noise problem.
New boat I'm on has lots of noise on CH 73 since a new...
Looking for some larger displays to show larger text and higher contrasting data
Some crew are having trouble seeing the tacktick micronet lcd displays at night which is causing issues.
We run expedition and have NMEA 0183 data available - So looking for recommendations on 12v powered displays...
Waterproof Android phone
Sunlight viewable, rugged and can be used with gloves on with a wet screen
Designed for the enterprise space but is about the price of top end consumer grade smartphone.
Report on an unfortunate incidence at sea in West Sussex UK channel race.
Offshore race in 30+ knots and the events leading up to the incident.
Hopefully by reading this we can all help reduce the chance of a repeat incidence.
TackTick T908 GPS antenna has died -
lat long, COG and SOG is missing.
I've been told it's just a standard NMEA 0813 feed and given the short life of the T908 in a covered position - 4 years
I'm currently looking at the Garmin HVS 17x as a replacement...
Some interesting reading for discussion here re communications while racing yachts.
There is technology available today that can enhance and support safety at sea. Vessels need to be able to effectively communicate with race organising authorities, base stations, commercial...
Unfortunate loss of life of an ABC (AU) chopper pilot who has created superb video shots of the S2H race for the past 30 years.
1998 footage with Ticehurst piloting and talking.
I've done some searched but can't seem to find much info or any reports on how successful or not anyone has been with inspecting the keel for weed while racing using a camera.
We often loose boat speed due to weed in the leading edge of the keel - which has a bulb at the base that it really...
Does anyone know of a good - waterproof - floating - high powered - LED torch?
To replace a deceased Eveready Dolphin? Dolphin Torch
It's also used for sail trimming at night - but primary reason is to be used as a man overboard - throw it over light that floats
Typically we have...