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Building an Aids to Navigation Demonstration Display

This is an Aids To Navigation (ATON) display demonstration board I made, there are flashing LED’s to demonstrate selected ATON’s in the Elliot Bay area around Seattle Washington. There are 27 Aids represented from just south of the Alki Lighthouse … Continue reading

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Free 2015 Coast Guard Light List

The U.S. Coast Guard has just released the 2015 Light Lists in PDF format for all volumes except Volume V (Volume V is only published in even years).  The Light List Volumes are available as a free download or in … Continue reading

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New Feet for the Knot Boards

These low-cost simple Do It Yourself feet make class aides like Knot Boards or other displays stand up for students in class or at public events. A standup display is easier for students to use and for those passing by … Continue reading

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Class Aids For teaching Marine Rules Of The Road

Here are some of the class aids I use for teaching Marine Rules of The Road (ColRegs). The class aids are magnetic backed boats, lights and day shapes.  The magnetic class aids can be moved around quickly on a magnetic … Continue reading

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Aids to Navigation–Class Aids

Students seem to struggle the most with the Aids to Navigation section when first learning about Boating Safety.  Most texts have simple diagrams and a few pictures but putting everything in context is difficult.  These teaching aids for Aids to … Continue reading

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