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post #6 of Old 02-01-2011
I'd rather be sailing
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Map inaccuracies are not that uncommon, even in the US. Navionics positioning on the Champlain Canal is off (see the picture below). When we were going down the ICW we were often shown on land. I'd hate to navigate the ICW by Chartplotter alone. We tried to do this at one point in a dense fog and almost ended up on shore.

s/v "Pelican" Passport 40 #076- Finished Cruising - for the moment -
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