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Re: NOAA To Stop Printing Nautical Charts
I will be the first to step up a pay a few dollars extra to cover the "printing" cost for up-to-date charts IF i know that that is what it takes, but to simply take that ability out of my hands is a rather thoughless action of certain 'gubment' officials. To say that you can go down to your 'local' chart maker and get your charts is a step back in time to the 1500 and 'here be dragons'. When did he last update his data? How sharp is his printer, how smear proof his ink?
You don't have any idea what 'Print on Demand' NOAA charts are, do you?
Have no fear, this service is not going away:
Print On Demand Charts