AIS – GPS – nmea – wind instruments – Opencpn

This post will be edited as the project evolves.

My dad has a sailboat where the instruments has died.
I have to make some new ones.
Here is my thoughts:


In the mast I want to put a box with the following equipment:
Dvb-t for AIS reception.
Link to software
Norwegian edition
ais decoding Norwegian edition

GPS for position acquirement.

Nmea wind speed and direction.

NMEA masthead Unit(Wind Sensor) Masthead unit sends NMEA 0183 sentences MWV and XDR to meteoman display or other equipment. Complete with 20 metres of cable. Part Number: 44226. Upc: 609722871297.

WiFi transmitter
Raspberry pi to bind them together.

In the cockpit I want the following:
2x 7″ screens.
Raspberry pi
WiFi adapter
Opencpn on 1 screen
Nmea instruments on the other screen

And a wifi router to bind it together.