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Re: Does anyone work on the Internet while sailing?

I understand that data over satellite internet connections is extraordinarily expensive. No experience.
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Re: Does anyone work on the Internet while sailing?

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[url=http://www.satelliteinternetpros.com/satellite-internet-for-boats/]Satellite Internet For Boats | ...
If that is $40 per month everyone would be using it. Thats what I pay for crap wifi.
I understand broadband like that on boats is $5,000 per month.

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Re: Does anyone work on the Internet while sailing?

Yes it is expensive for blue water coverage!!! SeaTel marine satellite Internet systems. Broadband satellite Internet access services by Mobile Satellite Technologies
the work on it must be worth enough
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Re: Does anyone work on the Internet while sailing?

When we are cruising we would really rather not be connected to the internet. When we are in port we catch up on email etc. and when we settle in for the winter we work on uploads etc. but at sea or in a secluded, remote anchorage we just do not want the distraction.
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