Starlink flat high performance in-motion dish initial impressions
Starlink has released a flat, high-performance dish that can be used in-motion and comes with a wedge mount that may work well on your boat.
Kaos LiFePO4 electrical system v1
Kaos gets a new Victron 24 volt LiFePO4 electrical system that increases the reliability, capacity, and visibility.
Using Starlink with Peplink
Having a Peplink router with a cellular modem paired with Starlink is essential for reliable connectivity aboard the boat.
Kaos after 8 months
The first few months of owning a new boat are a flurry of exciting adventures and projects, and Kaos was no exception.
Starlink is finally useful aboard
Starlink is a great option to stay connected while at anchor or at the dock. There are still some challenges, but combined with a cellular router, it makes a powerful solution.
Peplink Maritime Antennas
Peplink's new Maritime series of antennas prove to be well built, have lots of coverage for various bands, and are a prime contender for any marine setup.
Kaos initial internet setup
My first revision internet setup for Kaos including multiple 5G cellular links, domes, marine grade antennas, access points and more.
Initial projects on Kaos
I've installed new lighting, batteries, and dealt with challenges around the electrical system. I began my electronics conversion, and have replaced my toilets. Even more projects are on the horizon.
Kaos is a 1994 Symbol pilothouse yacht that became part of our family in January 2022
Hurricane Chinook hydronic heating system
The Hurricane Chinook hydronic heater is a compact, multi-function system with instant hot water and other useful features.