Monthly Archive: November 2015

Nov 23

Guadeloupe!

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So much to say about the second leg (proper bog to come I promise)…..and like always a complete mix of experiences and emotions. It is really strange to be here in Guadeloupe. It has been the place I have been obsessed about for so long….the place that was always out of my reach. While I …

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Nov 11

How I (attempt to) get meteo info: SSB (Single Side Band)/BLU (Banda Lateral Unica?)

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If there are no sat phones or computers on a Mini how do we get meteo info? Well that is one of the the things that makes Mini unique. The only form of outward communication is VHF (unless you count AIS) which has a small range. However we do have SSB/BLU receivers. They look a …

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