Dipping a Light - Page 2 - SailNet Community

   Search Sailnet:

 forums  store  


Quick Menu
Forums           
Articles          
Galleries        
Boat Reviews  
Classifieds     
Search SailNet 
Boat Search (new)

Shop the
SailNet Store
Anchor Locker
Boatbuilding & Repair
Charts
Clothing
Electrical
Electronics
Engine
Hatches and Portlights
Interior And Galley
Maintenance
Marine Electronics
Navigation
Other Items
Plumbing and Pumps
Rigging
Safety
Sailing Hardware
Trailer & Watersports
Clearance Items

Advertise Here






Go Back   SailNet Community > General Interest Forums > Seamanship & Navigation
 Not a Member? 

Seamanship & Navigation Forum devoted to seamanship and navigation topics, including paper and electronic charting tools.


Like Tree1Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
  #11  
Old 03-31-2012
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: New Jersey
Posts: 1,685
Thanks: 4
Thanked 9 Times in 9 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Tempest is on a distinguished road
Re: Dipping a Light

Captain,

You are correct, the above chart reads in Miles. Here's the full link to the website that contains that particular chart.

Sailtrain: Navigation and Chartwork, Rising and Dipping Lights.
__________________
Tempest
Sabre 34
Morgan, NJ
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
  #12  
Old 03-31-2012
jackdale's Avatar
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Calgary, AB, Canada
Posts: 8,548
Thanks: 24
Thanked 20 Times in 19 Posts
Rep Power: 6
jackdale will become famous soon enough
Re: Dipping a Light

You can also use a nomograph.

RobGallagher likes this.
__________________
__________________
ISPA Yachtmaster Offshore Instructor Evaluator
Sail Canada Advanced Cruising Instructor
IYT Yachtmaster Coastal Instructor
As I sail, I praise God, and care not. (Luke Foxe)
Reply With Quote Share with Facebook
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

 
Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may post attachments
You may edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Tri-color Steaming masthead light as only nav light? Perithead Gear & Maintenance 110 09-18-2011 12:53 PM
steaming light, running light, wiring yzlian Pacific Seacraft 4 03-24-2011 09:44 AM
LED Bow Light Bene505 Gear & Maintenance 20 02-07-2009 10:59 PM
bow light for H22 bome Gear & Maintenance 5 07-22-2007 08:56 PM
Extra green time for smooth sailing over new bridge: Extra green light time sought Extra green light time sought over (Asbury Park Press) NewsReader News Feeds 0 04-23-2006 05:15 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:00 AM.

Add to My Yahoo!         
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
SEO by vBSEO 3.6.1
(c) Marine.com LLC 2000-2012