- Website: www.esc.auckland.ac.nz/Mason
Commented on The Travel 1003, a serious case of Torqeedo love
Peter, I'm also the owner of a 32 foot sailing cat. I'd love to hear more about your Cruise 2.0 setup. How do you charge your batteries, for example? Do you have a generator that you can run while motoring...
Commented on Decoding Northstar/Navman NAVBUS
Some Navman data is available only over NavBus, and not 0183. For example, Buddy position polling from their 7200 DSC VHF radio falls into this category, and so positions received over DSC will plot only on Navman plotters. I'm guessing...
Posted Decoding Northstar/Navman NAVBUS to Panbo Forum
Has anybody tried to interface a PC with any Navman/Northstar equipment? I have a radio and a depth sounder that I want to integrate with Open Skipper. Any hints are most welcome. Thanks in advance, Andrew...
Commented on NMEA Open Source Project
Luis: Pleased to see you are experimenting with Open Skipper. We have had OpenSkipper successfully receiving AIS data over UDP. Why don't you contact me directly at a.mason at auckland.ac.nz, and we can work out what's happening in your case....
Commented on Maretron IPG100, the missing link, sort of?
Paul, you asked about N2k over ethernet. We gave some thought to this when desiging OpenSkipper, and ended up with options to both send N2k over UDP, and also to send N2k within an 0183 text stream over TCP (using...