Learning

Over the coming months we shall add the occasional article about issues we feel are particularly relevant to powerboaters operating in our area.

Articles

1. Cardinal Buoys

Most weekend sailors get the right side to pass in daylight, but what about at night?

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2. GPS Chart Plotting

Why you should record your GPS position on a chart at all times.

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3. Using the Chart Compass Rose

A fast way to plot your position underway.

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4. Chart approach spider webs

A simple and sensible chart plotting trick.

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5. Wave formation and sea state

Basic wave dynamics with increasing wind speeds.

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6. A useful intro to Tides

What you need to know to avoid grounding out.

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7. IRPCS

Knowing the rules of the road at sea is easier to remember than you think.

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8. Understanding Weather

Read this article and you will understand your next weather forecast so much better.

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9. Understanding Navigation Lights

It helps you to remember the light combinations if you understand the logic behind them.

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10. Sound signals in reduced visibility

In reduced visibility, the sounds you might hear can be broken down into three groups.

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01202 836721

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Bailey Bridge Marina,
10 Bailey Drive,
Christchurch,
Dorset BH23 2BN

Tel: 01202 836721

Principal: Will Eveleigh
Chief Instructor: Lloyd James

enquiries@saltwaterexperience.co.uk