How to collaborate

What do we need from you?

Everything takes time, money, and monkeys. You need a lot from any two groups, and a little from the third. An increase in any one reduces the requirement for the other two. Change occurs when one of those three change.

Moe's Law, Navigatrix project.


Get a Raspberry Pi and the required elements, download OpenPlotter and test and test and test ...

Report bugs and request new features on OpenMarine forums.

Spread the word among your friends in ports and forums.

If you want to help translating this documentation to your language get in contact with us. English is not our first language, so please feel free to correct any mistake.

If you want to help translating the software to your language create an account on Crowdin platform and edit our project.


This project is financed by selling related and tested products or by voluntary contributions. You can buy or donate on the Web Shop.


Men wanted for hazardous journey. Low wages, bitter cold, long hours of complete darkness. Safe return doubtful. Honour and recognition in event of success.

Ernest Shackleton

If you have python skills, push your commits to the github repository.

If you have electronics skills, share your work on OpenMarine forums.