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Tacho hooked up to the Arduino UNO

Symptom: Turning key to on – tacho displayed as normal, hours displayed, pointer at 0 RPM. Start Engine: Hours would flash but not count up as time went by. Pointer stayed on 0 RPM. Solution: Press the configuration button. When I purchased Caree the tacho stopped working before I sailed for Fremantle, not wanting to […]

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Rudder Out

Its been a while since Caree arrived in Fremantle. She has been out of the water to have the prop-shaft checked after the rope around the prop in Joseph Bonaparte Gulf. Was all good and reinstalled. while on the hard she was given a few more coats of anti foul. That’s totals about 8 coats […]

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We wound our way through the reefs and rocks of the Montebello Islands and headed West between the Montebello’s and Barrow Island. The Western Australian Cruising Guide notes that navigating this area is hazardous, with lots of coral bombies and swells breaking to the West of the islands. We managed to avoid the rocks and […]

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