Navigation Software Trials in Biscay 2012

  I am starting a series of live trials of the latest MaxSea TZ software. I reviewed this software in 2010.This was a particular review…

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Iridium 9555 mounting for a fiver

I have installed a new sat phone in readiness for the ocean passages that my wife and I are planning. The phone I chose, after…

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Navionics Chart Updates

I must be getting slow..those senior moments are becoming my normal state! I recently bought two Navionics charts for my brand new Raymarine hybrid touch…

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Virtual Comm Port …pitfalls, and crazy mouse

Well here we are in 2012, and navigation equipment manufacturers still don’t know that laptops don’t have serial ports anymore. If you want NMEA data…

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New laptop…final verdict

Well I have been using the Acer Aspire 5750 for 3 months now and apart from MS Office and all the usual other bits of…

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