Computer Navigation Systems
Computer charting and navigation
systems are exciting innovations for boaters. With detailed, color
charts and capable software to display and manage them, boaters
can now bring the highest quality navigation information on board.
And, with more powerful, less expensive computers, boaters now
can own a navigation system that costs less than a single-function
chart plotter and handles an array of functions from weather forecasting
Rosepoint Navigation's new Coastal
Explorer is navigation software just loaded
with fresh ideas. It supports NOAA's new
free S-57 vector charts--a great value!
Nobeltec Time Zero
Odyssey, Trident, and Catch
incorporates a whole new dimension into chart
presentation with full time 3D chart rendering.
Users can choose a 2D top-down view of the
navigation chart for a look and feel that
duplicates traditional chart plotting
presentation or pan and zoom the chart to any
angle at any range scale instantly.
Three different versions for recreational,
professional, and fishing navigators. Absolutely extraordinary!
Software--Visual Navigation Suite
NavTrek was recognized as one of the finest charting
software products available. Their new Visual Series products
feature charting capability to suite every cruiser plus innovative
new GeoDraw technology that can turn a library of charts
into one "super chart" that zooms limitlessly. New!
VNS MaxPro now supports C-Map cartography.
Wave--Visual Passage Planner
open ocean route planning, finding weather
windows for long passages, and understanding
prevailing wind, weather, and current patterns,
pilot charts are the sailor's best resource.
Digital Wave's Visual
Passage Planner is the first program
that brings pilot chart planning to the
computer. Now available: version
MaxSea is the preferred navigation
software of the past three winners of the
Whitbread Round-the-World Races. Seven of
the nine yachts competing in '97 chose MaxSea. MaxSea software
packages are also available for recreational
boaters, fishing, and shipping and feature
weather routing plus the ability to use C-Map
vector chart cartridges
Turn your home computer into the perfect
navigational planning tool with C-Map
PC Planner. It's software plus a
card reader that allows you to display charts
from your C-Map NT+ cartridges on screen and to
select and save waypoints to memory cards that
are available for many plotters.
View charts, plan routes, and find waypoints with
Navionics' all-purpose 23-in-1 Multi Card Reader
and easy-to-use software makes reading and
transferring charts and date simple.
Navigate with new S-57 vector marine ENC
charts (available FREE from NOAA or the Army
Corps of Engineers) or Navionics cards with Fugawi's Marine ENC
software. Use a standard PC for display or
transfer information to an iPAQ, Palm, or Garmin
iQue pocket PC.