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December 2017

Pacific Northwest Heating Solutions with Woody Wentworth

December 10, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Marine Technology Center, 1606 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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$45

Discover the secret of year-round cruising comfort - warm cabins and hot water in November! Get rid of the damp cushions and moldy Musto's by adding heat and circulation - the most desired upgrade to a Pacific Northwest cruising boat. If properly sized, installed and maintained a heating system should allow you four season cruising in our Pacific Northwest. Sample of topics covered: Pro's and Cons of Different fuels and heating systems Dealing with moisture on-board your boat Sizing, designing…

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Using New Technology for Navigation & Cruising

December 10, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marine Technology Center, 1606 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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$45

Instructor: Mark Bunzel During the last two years, we have seen new marine electronics take a quantum leap in offering new capabilities often at reasonable prices. Apps like Navionics are offering new chart plotting options on iPads and tablets and many will integrate with your chart plotter. Digital color radar has taken a huge leap and is now worth considering as an upgrade, and the costs are not bad. Class B AIS can let others know where your vessel is…

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January 2018

Radar for Navigation and Collision Avoidance by Mark Bunzel

January 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Marine Technology Center, 1606 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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$45.00

Radar is one of the most versatile systems of all of the marine electronics on your boat. Most boat owners only know how to use about 10% of the capabilities of their marine radar. The manuals that come with a radar system tell you what the buttons do, but not how to confidently use radar for both collision avoidance and navigation. In addition to learning the basics of radar operation participants will also learn: New digital radar technologies are now…

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Learn How to Navigate the Fun Way – Using the ‘Navionics’ App

January 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Marine Technology Center, 1606 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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$45.00

Using the "Navionics" app makes it easy to learn and practice navigation at home, then carry your work onto the boat as a backup to your on-board electronics. We will do hands-on work in the seminar, learning how to: - understand the meaning of the colors and symbols - plan a trip by entering and naming routes - find tide and current data - including how to use the data - adjust the app's settings - how (and why) to…

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Creative Solutions to a Bad Day at Sea by Art Hebert

January 14 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Marine Technology Center, 1606 R Avenue
Anacortes, WA 98221 United States
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$45.00

Going on any passage can be the most satisfying and wonderful experience you may have on your boat, but every now and then bad things happen. Every cruiser faces some level of the “what if” that’s in the back of your head as you embark on a voyage. This course is designed to help you understand what things typically can happen and how to deal with them in a safe, and often critical timeline. We teamed up with many experts…

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