(successor of “Moitessier HAT”)
The Moitessier HAT 2 is a Raspberry Pi compatible Hardware (“Attached on Top”). Designed for plug-and-play compatibility with OpenPlotter system, it features a 2-channel and high sensitive AIS receiver, a GNSS receiver and even more.
The new Moitessier HAT 2 features a shutdown button
You may now safely shutdown your OpenPlotter / Raspbian OS via this the Moitessier HAT 2 shutdown switch. This will prevent your SD card image from crashing when turning off your Pi with power-off only.
Improved Thermal Control
Increased spacing between Pi and HAT leaves enough room for cooling kits. Hot air is circulated and moved more easily.
Pin header (shown in red on image) and larger standoffs are included with your Moitessier HAT 2 package.
Navigate with OpenPlotter
OpenPlotter makes an integrated Open-Source chart-plotter and navigation platform running on a Raspberry Pi. It is based on the well-known OpenCPN software. You may use OpenPlotter in a headless mode as well – access OpenPlotter desktop from the cockpit through your mobile devices.
Learn how to use the Moitessier HAT. The user guide will explain how to install and to remove the HAT from the Raspberry Pi. It will illustrate how you can read data from the HAT using OpenPlotter.
Want to read data via Wi-Fi? Read the user guide to get detailed information on this topic.
Performance testing of the Moitessier HAT
How the decision for the right power supply improves the performance of the AIS receiver
Advices to properly handle your Moitessier HAT device Damage to the device can occur as the result of improper handling or electrostatic discharge (ESD). Always handle the device with care to avoid damage to electrostatically sensitive components. Only...
Screenshots of the Quick Installation Guide which is delivered to you with the Moitessier HAT.
Watch the video: How to remove the Moitessier HAT safely from the Raspberry Pi.