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Forum: OpenCPN 21-12-2017, 06:02
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

Håkan, be sure I´ll test it :wink:, but not in the garden :smile:

Regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 21-12-2017, 05:21
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

Håkan , very good to know. In the oc-config or in which one?

I suggest to add in a future version of the plugin a control field in the menue to control this value? Maybe as a userajustable...
Forum: OpenCPN 21-12-2017, 00:46
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

using a Navico-Radar with an original MFD (e.g. simrad NSS evo3) it´s possible to use a control called "Radar threshold". It sets the required signal strength for the lowest radar signals....
Forum: OpenCPN 18-12-2017, 10:28
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

the radar I bought is a 3g. The plug in said the datum from the fw was dez.2016. Cause of this I thought I need to update the fw cause the new one is from June 2017 (simrad web site). So the...
Forum: OpenCPN 17-12-2017, 01:41
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

Douwe, thank you for your explanation. This was very helpful for me.

Regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 16-12-2017, 12:55
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Marpa with RPI

Hi,

I´ll cut out the answers for the screen from this thread and open a new one.

I made a test session here at home. Yesterday and today. Today with the new changed and builded oc to fix the...
Forum: OpenCPN 16-12-2017, 05:25
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

the roll-over theme was the known issue.
After using the "one word fix suggestion" and reinstall the new builded package the roll-over window works now :thumb::thumb:.

Regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 15-12-2017, 13:15
Replies: 79
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Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

this afternoon I found the time to make some more tests with the plugin, my raspberry and my 3g Radar.

I feed the pi with a simulated nmea stream with all sentences who are needed excepted...
Forum: OpenCPN 13-12-2017, 02:18
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Yes, after thinking about it I agree with you. I was to much focused on Chart overlay. The traditional ppi is the tool when identificated a potential risk of collision, yes.

Thanks guys.
...
Forum: OpenCPN 12-12-2017, 03:31
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

no problem, just want to understand this strong tool and not run into a trap :wink:

I agree with you, once the (m)arpa function detects a risk I use the "traditional" radar tools like the...
Forum: OpenCPN 12-12-2017, 00:47
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

first I want to say again that you guys did a great job. :thumb:

So for a better understanding for me when using the plugin and (m)arpa function I want to discuss how I can use the...
Forum: OpenCPN 09-12-2017, 03:51
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

Håkan, thank you for the explanations :flowers:




Well, it´s not only the thing that here´s no marine traffic. There is some of the basic installation stuff around my pi who is on the...
Forum: OpenCPN 08-12-2017, 10:15
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

merrimac thanks for your explanation :flowers:

Regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 08-12-2017, 08:52
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

a question for the (m)arpa function:

Does the plugin calculate the (m)arpa informations or does it use the (m)arpa functions from the radar dome?

AIS works with SOG and COG and GPS. What...
Forum: OpenCPN 28-11-2017, 10:02
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

@Hasse: Yes, you´re right. Nearly all theese 12V to 5 V USB-Converters are switched Regulators. I use two of them too. On board I didn´t have problems with them. The NASA Clipper Navtex will...
Forum: OpenCPN 25-11-2017, 04:28
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

Håkan, I just made a "first light" in my garden. I got a fast and stable ppi window in oc but of course no chart overlay yet.
I tested the emulator mode on my boat a few weeks ago and all...
Forum: OpenCPN 24-11-2017, 11:06
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

so now (got the new radar today) I can confirm, that this plugin works great with oc 4.8, a raspberry pi 2 B and a simrad 3g (so also with the other navico broadband systems)radar. With oesenc...
Forum: OpenCPN 14-11-2017, 23:07
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

I agree with you.

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 14-11-2017, 04:16
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

@merrimac: and @Hakan:

Sorry, no I don´t know how to make it.
Yes, youre right, the risk to brick the device is very high.
Such a Radar device is not a mobil phone where millions of...
Forum: OpenCPN 14-11-2017, 00:51
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

when using a Navico (B&G, Simrad, Lowrance) Broadbandradar without a "Navico" display but with a computer and OC how can I get a new firmware on the Radar?
When using a Navico Display there...
Forum: OpenCPN 10-10-2017, 23:24
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hakan,

yes, I found your (and an other) suggestion in the neighbour thread.

Thanks and regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 10-10-2017, 05:32
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

@merrimac: In the parallel thread I found a soloution for the ebl/vrm theme. Just using draw and an empty chart group.

I will try this and play with it.

Regards

Andreas
Forum: OpenCPN 10-10-2017, 02:56
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

@CarCode: Gerhard, I know that :biggrin:. I wrote that I just playing around with the plugin and found some points to ask.

The old analog radar will never work with oc thats logical :wink: ...
Forum: OpenCPN 10-10-2017, 02:36
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

@merrimac: Thanks for your explanations.

Since yet I use a "normal" yacht radar, a stand alone solution.
I don´t use radar only as an anti-collision instrument. It´s also a great help for...
Forum: OpenCPN 09-10-2017, 23:13
Replies: 79
Views: 7,509
Posted By Andreas29
Re: Navico radar plugin v3.0 released

Hi,

great job.

I´m thinking about to update my radar configuration with a broadbandradar. For testing I downloaded the plugin and played around with it. Cause I don´t have a Radar yet I used...
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