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U.S. Agency Urges Checks Of GPS Receivers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A congressional watchdog agency Wednesday urged Americans who use Global Positioning System (GPS) navigational receivers to check that they can cope with an internal date change in the system due in August. Some experts see the date change as a bigger problem for users of the GPS than the Year 2000 computer…

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BoatSafe.com Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search Boating Calculators: Time, Speed, Distance Conversions Meters, Feet and Fathoms Conversion Distance to Horizon Calculations Statute/Nautical Mile Conversions Chart Scale Conversion BoatSafe.com Home Page Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search Copyright 1996/2016 Nautical Know How, Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy…

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BoatSafe.com Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search Marlinespike – Introduction Marlinespike is the art of seamanship that includes the tying of various knots, splicing, working with cable or wire rope, worming, parceling, serving and even making decorative ornaments from rope or line. The name marlinespike is derived from the tool that…

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BoatSafe.com Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search Boating Calculators: Time, Speed, Distance Conversions Meters, Feet and Fathoms Conversion Distance to Horizon Calculations Statute/Nautical Mile Conversions Chart Scale Conversion BoatSafe.com Home Page Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search Copyright 1996/2016 Nautical Know How, Inc. All rights reserved. Privacy…

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BoatSafe.com Home Boating Courses Boating Tips Safety Links Ship’s Store Search U.S.C.G. License Exam Questions: From the U.S. Coast Guard Captains License Exam Database Sailing Endorsement Lifeboats Obscure Rules of the Road Stability Rules of the Road – Inland & International Radio Communications Aids to Navigation Marlinespike Block & Tackle Tides Compass Principles Nautical Charts…

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