Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Monthly Archives: February 2016

Science fair crystal radio kit

Do it yourself marine electronics

When I realized that the rudder reference transducer is basically a large potentiometer (creating variable resistance values in ohms), it was easy to find a project that started me in the right direction...
Journey rudder reference install7

Rudder reference installation

Installation of a Raymarine Z230 or M81105 rudder reference transducer.
Boat Antennas

Enabling the internet of boats

By now you've probably heard the term "Internet of Things" (IOT). How is it relevant to my boat?
Sister ship to Ernest Hemingway's Pilar at the Miami Boat Show

Miami Boat Show Musings

Although I can't really cover all the products I liked, I'll give you a brief rundown of some of my favourite products...
Lily Drone

Self flying camera that lands in saltwater

You may also be aware that Lily isn't a drone, it's apparently a "self flying camera" that floats...