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Google Earth for Cruise Planning

Google Earth lets you plan a simple route in nautical miles.

It feels a bit silly to be writing this, because I keep thinking everyone knows how great Google Earth is as a basic navigation tool when you're planning … [Read more...]

Plotting Positions on a Paper Chart

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Many boaters today prefer to use electronic navigation tools such as GPS rather than traditional position fixing techniques. While I use and appreciate … [Read more...]

Raymarine unveils new G-Series Navigation System

Raymarine recently unveiled the brand new G-Series Navigation System, the company’s most powerful navigation system to date. The G-Series combines Raymarine’s … [Read more...]

Read charts in the dark with Weems & Plath’s Light Dividers

The 7” Light Dividers by Weems and Plath allows the user to read charts at night without losing night vision at the helm. The LightDivider also provides … [Read more...]


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