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post #38 of Old 03-19-2013
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Re: Ipad as sailing instrument....

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Originally Posted by chef2sail View Post
..Minnie, I have found and use a real time AIS for the I Pad/ Droids. Its not free, but I got it for free as I was one of the first 10 to install it and test it out last year. Its called Boat Beacon. I have tracked it against my Raymarine integrated AIS transciever though the chartplotter and it is dead on accurate in real time...
Does it still rely on shore receivers? How do they keep it real time?


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