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7 Tips for a Man Overboard Situation

Posted by Maeve Lynskey

Sep 30, 2014

Man Overboard: the situation dreaded by boaters. How do you avoid it and what should you do if it happens to you? It's important to take precautions and to also mentally prepare a strategy so that you are able to get yourself back to the safety of your boat in case it does occur. Here we outline a few tips on how to do this.

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Topics: Tips and Advice


8 Rules to Live By When Using a Marine Radio

Posted by Maeve Lynskey

Sep 25, 2014

Nobeltec user and experienced boater John Honekamp gives us his advice on how to use a marine radio in a routine non-emergency situation. Here he explains it all in 8 simple steps!
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Topics: Marine gear, Tips and Advice


Avoid a Boating Accident by Watching 'The ABCs of Life Jackets'

Posted by Maeve Lynskey

Sep 16, 2014

Mariners know that life jackets are often essential to survival in case of a boating accident. However, over time people can become complacent and forget or not bother to wear them.

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Topics: Marine gear, Tips and Advice


Vessel Tracking with the AIS Online Feature in Nobeltec TimeZero

Posted by Maeve Lynskey

Sep 10, 2014

All experienced boaters know that vessel tracking is essential for safe navigation. Sometimes visibility is poor so it is very unsafe to rely on the naked eye. This is where marine electronics come into play. Here, we describe one feature that Nobeltec TimeZero software offers to track vessel movement: AIS Online.

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Topics: Marine gear, Tips and Advice


How are Satellite Photos Produced for Use with Electronic Charts?

Posted by Maeve Lynskey

Sep 03, 2014

Using high resolution satellite photos in a marine navigation system allows boaters to view unprecedented details of the coast, making anchorage or mooring easier, when combined with your electronics charts. We find out how MapMedia, the chart editor for TimeZero software actually sources and produces these images.

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Topics: The Insider Scoop, Industry Information


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