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Update 3

It’s been a little quite in the last week so i thought i’d post a quick update. The Hull I had originally planned to use the hull blueprints from Bryn at racingsparrow.co.nz but after some discussions with him i’ve decided […]

Update 2

Update 2

Thought I’d post a few updates on the progress of the Autonboat as well  as a few bits of news from elsewhere in the autonomous boating world. The building begins! I haven’t any pictures to show (because there isn’t much to show!) but I’ve started […]

Update

Update

I have a few update’s before I’m away for the week on holiday. So here they are; Hull Bryn Heveldt has worked his magic and draw up some plans for a 2 metre hull. He’s put them up on his website for […]

Rough Layout

Rough Layout

I decided to do a quick rough layout of where things will be (none of it is to scale), this isn’t set in stone as the batteries may not be able to live in the keel. I wanted the compass […]

Ordered: Balsa Wood & Connectors

Just a quick update to let you know i’ve finally ordered the Balsa Wood sheets, the total came £90!!! In the end i couldn’t source the correct sizes so i’ll have to glue them together. But as soon as it […]

Quick Update

I’ve posted a couple of threads in the forum, first one being an up to date Hardware list. It contains the requirements for what we need and the status for each item (Green = bought, Orange = decided on, Red = […]

I’m still here!

Just wanted to post a quick update that things haven’t halted! Things are pretty busy in my work life but i’m still on the case of finding some Balsa Wood sheets at the desired size. Just waiting for a price […]

Solar Cell’s have arrived!

Solar Cell’s have arrived!

The Solar Cells arrived today, there pretty small (3 by 6 inches) and weigh next to nothing. I havent worked out how many of these I’ll need on the deck just yet. I’ll need to work out how much room i have on the […]

The forums are open!

The forums are open! I’ll be closing the ability to post comments on the Blog posts (not that there were many comments!) and leave the forum open for discussion. You have two options for browsing the forums; Click on the […]

Ordered: 3×6 Solar Cells

Ordered: 3×6 Solar Cells

Whilst away on holiday I spent time looking at Solar Cells and decided to go for a pack of 36 Cells (A Grade), they measure 3 by 6 inches.