Map of the Pages on this site

  • Home - Maperl.com
    • Art - Watercolors by artist Ben Smith
    • Boat - Details of the design and layout on Mother of Perl.
      • Design - The many pages that describe the design of the boat Mother of Perl.
        • Hull - A description of Mother of Perl's hull design, the history the hull shape and where the line were drawn
        • Deck - A description (with illustration) of the deck layout
        • Interior - A description (with illustrations) of the cabin space
      • Specs - The final specifications of Mother of Perl -- dimensions, hardware, etc.
        • Hull - The dimensions and makeup of the hull
        • Sails - The dimensions and type of sail
        • Engine - The model and specifications of the auxilary engine
        • Instruments - The navigation instrument on board
        • Interior - The materials of the interior
      • Building - The journal of the construction of Mother of Perl.
      • Future - Mother of Perl's new owners rename and refit her
      • Log - A log of the building and travels of the Smith Forbes family
        • 1998 - Construction of S/V Mother of Perl
        • 1999 - We leave the USA, go Estonia, winter in Islas Canaria
          • FirstSail - The voyage to Vastervik, Sweden for rigging and sail
        • 2000 - Separated again
          • Hamburg - Ben's trip with German crew from Hamburg to Amsterdam in the Autumn of 2000
          • England - We make it through the Netherlands and across the English Channel
          • GoingSouth - With an internation crew of 4, Mother of Perl makes her way from Falmouth to the Canary Islands in October 2000
          • AtlanticCrossing - Mother of Perl joins ARC (Atlantic Rally Crossing) and makes the passage from Gran Canaria to St. Lucia, West Indies.
        • 2001 - Living in St. Lucia
        • 2002 - North to the Virgin Island
    • Photos - An album of photos of building and voyage
    • Videos - Videos of and about Mother of Perl
    • Hydrography - Hydrographic Surveying with s/v Mother of Perl
        • nmea2xyzt - Perl code for generating xyzt table from NMEA stream
        • NMEAfields - Manual for NMEAfields Perl Module
        • Datalogger - A Perl daemon for logging TCP, UDP, and serial streams of line delimited data
          • Source - Source code for NMEAfields Perl Module
      • Cleaning - Data Cleaning Tool
        • BandPass - A Perl script to clean xyzt data
      • Analysis - Preparation for Gridding and Plotting
        • Stats - Perl for basic statistics on XYZT data table
        • Smooth - A forward looking smoothing program for XYZT data table
      • GridPlot - Gridding and Plotting with GMT
        • bp - A Perl script for quick plots from xyzt data table -- it is an front end to GMT
    • SAACalendar -