Month: April 2017

Raymarine LightHouse II v19.03

Updates to Lighthouse 2 show that Raymarine is still innovating even while working on Lighthouse 3

/ April 26, 2017

Blake Island – friends, animals, and hiking

Blake Island is the closest marine state park to Seattle and my marina, and we love visiting. Deer, geese, and tons of trails make for a great trip. Ours was a bit wet, but still enjoyable.

/ April 25, 2017

Surface Pro 4 is a great boat computer

I’m always on the look out for a compact, well performing, easy to use computer for the sailboat. Over the years, I’ve used some rugged tablets, laptops, and other creations, but none have been able to run the software I need...

/ April 19, 2017

Weather on the boat via weeWX and Ambient

Being a weather nerd for years, having one on the boat has always been a dream. I helped a friend install one on his boat, and had to hack some things together software-wise to make it work.

/ April 15, 2017