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Not to Worry, Sailors, You Can Still Get Paper Charts – and They’re an Upgrade!

Paper nautical charts hold a special spot in a sailor’s heart – and in the chart table. The October announcement that the federal government will stop bulk lithographic printing of nautical charts brought some understandable angst to boaters – but fear not! … Continue reading

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nv charts Releases New Puerto Rico Chart Set Update for 2014

nv charts announces the release of their newly updated chart set for Region 11.1, Puerto Rico,  updated and meticulously surveyed and now available just in time for cruising the Caribbean Sea during the winter months. The set includes the north … Continue reading

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New Maine Chart Set Available from NV-Charts

The coast of Maine, measured directly from one end to the other, is only 228 miles long; but it has nearly 3,000 offshore islands, and a 3,478 mile coastline, making it one of the globe’s most popular cruising and gunkholing … Continue reading

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Custom Nautical Chart & Map Jewelry

Maine based CHART metalworks handcrafts custom jewelry and accessories using your meaningful location. Choose from beautiful sterling silver and bronze earrings, necklaces, bracelets, cuff links, key rings and belt buckles. CUSTOMIZE YOUR HOLIDAY GIFTS. Accepting holiday orders through Dec. 16th, … Continue reading

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On the Water ChartGuides Offer Everything at Your Fingertips

On The Water ChartGuides (formerly Managing the Waterway) cruising guide authors Mark & Diana Doyle have announced their eighth annual update to the re-branded Complete Electronic Chart + Nautical Reference Library. “We’re still baking chicken,” says Doyle. “It’s like buying … Continue reading

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Nobeltec Odyssey with TimeZero Chart Engine

Nobeltec’s Odyssey is a dynamic, cutting-edge PC-based navigation software. Built on the same award-winning and innovative TimeZero chart engine used in Nobeltec Trident, Odyssey makes TimeZero technology more accessible to more boaters. Odyssey offers a completely new, sophisticated user interface designed to be … Continue reading

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New Digital Charts Available for Cuba

If Cuba’s on your list of destination’s, you’ll definitely want to add these new charts to your digital library. NV-charts, a global supplier of precision charting products for mariners and cruising sailors, extended its coverage and produced new chart regions … Continue reading

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Not for Navigation

If you’re still searching for gifts for the sailors on your list this holiday season, take a peek at what Not for Navigation has to offer. This accessories company creates bags and pillows featuring nautical charts that can be customized … Continue reading

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Depth Chart Symbols Every Skipper Needs to Know

This guest Boat Rat comes to us courtesy of Captain John of SkipperTips.com. Did you know that you can use depth curves for safer sailing navigation anywhere in the world? Or that a tried and proven method to find your … Continue reading

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New Version of iSailor Features Major Advances

The most prominent feature on the new version of Transas iSailor is that it is able to export and import routes and tracks in KML format. This makes it possible to view tracks and routes created in Transas iSailor directly … Continue reading

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