visualsail

A 3-post collection

2 years ago

VisualSail - Now Free & Open Source

gps   visualsail   sailing   replay  

As I mentioned in an earlier post, Mr. Gibbs isn't my first sailing related pet project. My first was a desktop application which recreated 3d replays of sailboat races based on GPS data. It was ca…

2 years ago

2015 Sailing Season, Prototype Thoughts, and a Bunch of (Bad) Math

sailing   pebble   raspberry-pi   visualsail  

In the above video it you look in the center of the cockpit strapped to the keel you'll see the star of this blog. You'll also note me looking at my watch a lot, that's not a nervous twitch I'd like…

2 years ago

It started with a woot

arduino   sailing   pebble   visualsail   cloudpebble  

As many of these hobby projects gone awry do, it started with a sale on a shiny new gadget on woot.com. I had been eyeballing the pebble smartwatch since they launched several years ago with a very s…