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Yacht Navigation - My Way


Year: 1988
Language: english
Author: Captain J. O. Coote
Genre: Guide
Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Edition: First
ISBN: 0-393-03326-0
Format: PDF
Quality: Scanned pages
Pages count: 139
Description: When you start sailing, you’ll navigate by looking where you want to go, and going there. Some people spend their whole sailing careers that way. But it’s a good idea to learn at least basic navigation— to be able to read a chart, plot a course and steer accurately by compass. It’s easy to learn, and you don’t need much in the way of math skills. If you take a sailing course, the curriculum will include all the above, and more.
Once you start sailing on your own, you should assemble a kit with essential navigation tools, especially if you’re going to rent boats. Few rentals have anything in the way of navigation equipment other than a compass, and sometimes not even that, so you’d better bring your own. Here’s what you need—it’s all available at any marine store:

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