Tuesday, October 01, 2013
SCOUT, robot boat passes Mid-Atlantic 1000 mile mark
"Scout is a twelve foot long autonomous robotic boat designed to cross the Atlantic Ocean, relying only on prr-programmed commands and information that it can collect about its environment through sensors. It is built to deal with anything the ocean can throw at it, and its status will be reported live online." - http://gotransat.com/
Read a thoughtful article on Spectrum.IEEE.org site.
And following good DIY practice, the trolling motor was purchased at Dick’s Sporting Goods.