Tag Archives: NMEA

Capturing NMEA sentences over WiFi using Python

In order to figure out how the NMEA-WiFi Gateway deals with clients, e.g. if it expects any “handshake” or any other communication setup protocol, I decided to write a simulator mimicing the gateway, and then using iRegatta 2 from Zifago … Continue reading

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Parsing NMEA 0183 sentences in Python

My skipper has recently bought an NMEA wifi gateway, which means that the NMEA messages from the various onboard instruments on his yacht are broadcasted on the yacht’s wifi network. This makes it very easy to grab the NMEA messages, … Continue reading

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More fun with Python: Navigational tricks – AIS NMEA encoding/decoding

In my – for my age and current professional activities – somewhat perhaps ‘weird’ quest to learn a (for me) new programming language – after all it’s almost 20 years since I did any serious professional programming, and particularly when … Continue reading

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