Take a look at my new article about the Dynamixel servo's and how to control them from a Raspberry Pi without a CM controller
How to control multiple Robotis Dynamixel AX-12 from a .NET Micro Framework environment.
The first step is to wire everything up, we use port 0 and 1 for serial RX and TX, and digital port 2 for … more
Some sea charts are just released as KAP files, without the accompanying BSB file. If you run into problems importing the KAP files, there is a way to generate the BSB files.
For example, these New … more
What would be the ideal high end sailboat instrument system so let’s have a look at the components we need (not yet thinking about how to integrate them all):
Some displays on the … more
The official B & G bearings for the wind angle and wind speed are quite expensive. Why not buy some 3rd party bearings for 10% of the original price.
These should match the 213 … more
OpenSeaMap is an extension of OpenStreetMap, check out this chart with all the navigational aids. You can help and edit the map and add navigational features.
Voor zeilers: WinGPS 5 Voyager is het beste navigatie programma! 1800 kaarten met wekelijkse updates, soepel scrollen over de kaart, polaire informatie, getijden, uitgebreide routes (inclusief overgangen wantij)