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Still not done

Posted on Fri 19 August 2011 in Projects, Systems - Electrical, Systems - Electronics

When we were still on the dock at Shilshole we'd get asked all the time "when you going to be done?" And I'd always say, "never!" Well, in that spirit you should know that we're not done yet!

Today I worked on adding six new switches to control some functions …


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NMEA 2000 wiring planning

Posted on Sat 31 July 2010 in Projects, Systems - Electrical, Systems - Electronics

Maretron Micro Network
DiagramI’ve mostly been working on the rigging lately, but tonight I’m thinking about the NEMA 2000 powertap installation. The Maretron powertap looks like a normal NMEA 2000 T but it has MIDMicro cord coming out of T which you wire up to the DC power system in your …


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Mast Wiring

Posted on Thu 17 December 2009 in Projects, Systems - Electrical, Systems - Electronics

Mast
Wiring

I was going a little crazy trying to remember all of the things we’re wiring into the mast and what kind of wire they needed so I drew it up.

Included in this simple not to scale drawing (my spreaders are not mid-mast) are the wires for the NMEA …


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