|USING NAUTICAL CHARTS|
|How to Read, Use and Interpret Charts,
plus segments on Visual Distress Signals,
Useful Knots, Aids to Navigation.
Official USCG training footage... 120 minutes
|How to Read, Use and Interpret Nautical Charts, plus segments on Visual Distress Signals, Useful Knots, Aids to Navigation and much, much more (see outline below). This Official USCG training footage was previously only available on 16 mm film rented from the U.S. Archives, but Magic Lamp now makes it available for all boaters on DVD. The knowledge from this program combined with the information contained in our 2-hour DVD #301 on Coastal Piloting will give you the confidence to take your boat out, get to your location and return safely. Remember... the experienced sailor knows that the sea isn't his enemy... it's the hard stuff around the edges!|
|--- Complete DVD Table of Contents ---|
|I. CHART INTERPRETATION
Part 1 :"Understanding a Chart"
II. CHART INTERPRETATION Part 2: "Reading the Chart"
III. CHART INTERPRETATION Part 3: "Using the Chart"
IV. AIDS TO NAVIGATION
V. USEFUL KNOTS
VI. VISUAL DISTRESS SIGNALS An explanation of the United States Coast Guard Visual Distress Signal Law.
VII. CAPSIZING, SINKING and FALLS OVERBOARD